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What Does Fiction Mean

from Sacha Black

8 Steps To Cracking The YA Mindset

Young Adult fiction is wildly popular. I write it, and I know several dozen other writers that do too. It's becoming the front runner for the biggest share of sales across the whole book/ebook mark...


About… is the place for writers—published or not—to ask questions about the craft of writing and/or the publishing industry… and get direct answers and actionable suggestions. Deborah Halverson was an editor at Harcourt Children’s Books for 10 years before becoming the award-winning author of Writing Young Adult Fiction for Dummies, two teen novels (Honk If You Hate Me and Big Mouth with Delacorte/ Random House), a forthcoming picture book about ...

Finished reading these two non-fictions books in Nov16. Both added value to my life, i.e. personal growth, behavior attitude, action and Kata, what the heck does that mean. Def Maxwell for me.

Tolerance Discourse and Young Adult Holocaust Literature : What, exactly, does one mean when idealizing tolerance as a solution to cultural conflict? This book examines a wide range of young adult texts, both fiction and memoir, representing the experiences of young adults during WWII and the Holocaust. Author Rachel Dean-Ruzicka argues for a progressive reading of this literature. Tolerance Discourse and Young Adult Holocaust Literature contests the modern discourse of tolerance, ...

'The Course of Love', Alain De Botton. Reviewed in The Guardian:


An inside look at why fiction writers should have author platforms! Tips from both a literary agent and a fiction writer on how to balance writing time and marketing time, without losing your mind!


What does close reading look like in Third Grade? « the open book. This site gives you ideas of what close reading looks like at all grade levels, K-5.

from The Huffington Post

'Women's Fiction?' 'Men's Fiction?' 'Human Fiction?' What Does It Mean?

'Women's Fiction?' 'Men's Fiction?' 'Human Fiction?' What Does It Mean? : "The prejudice is clear, but there is also a practical problem here. If 'women' fiction' is a marketing device, it's confusing as thus. Label a novel 'women's fiction' is the message 'not for men'? By carving and dicing books into thin-as-lox slices, women writers lose readership. With 'women's fiction' are half the potential readers in the world blocked off before the books hit the shelves?"