Apr
16
2014
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Dr. Stuart's Heart

Written by Johnny Worthen

Official Release notice at The Blog Mansion for my new BEATRYSEL novelette, DR. STUART'S HEART.

Apr
9
2014
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C is for Characters of the Protagonist Variety

Written by Patrick Stahl

When talking about great protagonists, the almighty buzz-words are "sympathetic," "competent," "engaging," and "active."

Apr
7
2014
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Book Review: Dr. Stuart's Heart

Written by Lehua Parker

Just a bit longer than your average short story, this novelette is the perfect literary horror escape in the middle of a busy afternoon.

Apr
4
2014
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Book Trailer Part 5- Wrap Up/Denouement

Written by Johnny Worthen

I turn the Blog Mansion over to some industry insiders who give their opinion on the effectiveness of Book Trailers. And me.

Apr
2
2014
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Blog Tour and Interview: Ken Baker

Written by Melanie Skelton

Interview with children's author, Ken Baker

Apr
1
2014
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Book Review: Little Visible Delight

Written by Lehua Parker

A dark horror anthology, this one is flashlight under the covers recommended.

Mar
31
2014
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Book Trailer Part 4

Written by Johnny Worthen

In part 4 of my series on Book Trailers, I examine the "God-Awful Infomercial" and the "Hey Looky Here."

Mar
26
2014
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A to Z Theme Reveal - Oh the Thinks You Can Think!

Written by Jessica Marcarelli

My theme reveal for the A to Z Blogging Challenge in April: 26 days, 26 posts.

Mar
26
2014
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If You Give a Writer an Idea

Written by Lehua Parker

The real reason it takes so long to write an novel.

Mar
20
2014
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Want to learn how to write picture books?

Written by Ken Baker

Information on the Writing and Illustrating for Young Readers (WIFYR) conference and the PB writing workshop being taught at the conference

Mar
20
2014
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Magic: An Analysis of My Favorite Novel Quotes (Part 4)

Written by Patrick Stahl

A novel quote needs only one attribute to fall in with my favorites: magic. Unlike traditional magic, this magic is quite real.

Mar
20
2014
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What I’ve Learned About Writing a Picture Book

Written by Cindy Stagg

Guest post on why writing picture books is so hard.