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Divia
Bibliomaniac
Location: Always Cloudy, Central New York

Postby Divia » Fri August 29th, 2008, 3:30 am

"xiaotien" wrote:divia, i got your PM and i hope
you got mine. i need to link your blog!
i didn't read a lot of YA before -- i didn't
realize i had written YA until i tried to
find an agent. live and learn. =)
so i've been delving more into the genre--
very different than what i grew up with.

twilight is so compelling.

my novel is different, but i hope
also compelling in its own way.
thanks for asking more about it!



My blog is here http://yabookmarks.blogspot.com
:)
News, views, and reviews on books and graphic novels for young adult.
http://yabookmarks.blogspot.com/

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Julianne Douglas
Avid Reader
Location: Northern California

Postby Julianne Douglas » Fri August 29th, 2008, 1:27 pm

Hey, xiao! Great to see you here! Proof at least one person reads my blog. :p

You'll really enjoy the discussions and people here. It's a great place to hang out. See you around!
Julianne Douglas

Writing the Renaissance

Ash
Bibliomaniac
Location: Arizona, USA

Postby Ash » Fri August 29th, 2008, 2:02 pm

>confessions of an ugly stepsister
by gregory maguire

Sistah! As much as I loved his Wicked, I really liked this one. Its not as deep with so many layers, but what a good read. BTW try Mirror Mirror, a Snow White story with Lucrezia Borgia as the wicked step mother!

BTW, welcome!

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xiaotien
Reader
Location: southern cali
Contact:

Postby xiaotien » Fri August 29th, 2008, 4:01 pm

julianne, i love your blog!

i got two book recs from you, michelle
moran's nefertiti and then i also
got the last queen off my wishlist
for my bday and i can't wait to read it! =D

ash, i found myself not interested in
picking up wicked. it was the cover that
drew me to the shelf, then i saw his
other books. and the ugly stepsister one
really piqued my interest. even tho it
was written in first person present, i really
enjoyed it. thanks for the rec!!

divia, i've linked ya!
SILVER PHOENIX : Beyond the Kingdom of Xia
greenwillow / harpercollins summer '09

cindypon.com

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diamondlil
Bibliomaniac

Postby diamondlil » Fri August 29th, 2008, 9:38 pm

Welcome to the forum Cindy and good luck with your book.

tsjmom
Reader

Postby tsjmom » Sat August 30th, 2008, 7:53 pm

Welcom xiaotien! Congratulations on publishing your first novel next year!


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