Books for Boys

When my good friend and fellow writer, Magdalyn Ann, compiled her list of query-able agents the other night she kept coming across the phrase “books for boys.” Agents wanted YA, fantasy, scifi, and “books for boys.” This, of course, sparked a conversation between us. I mean really–what is a book for a boy? Especially inContinue reading “Books for Boys”

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Divergent Series ✪✪✪✪✰

I recently finished Allegiant, the final book in the Divergent series byVeronica Roth. The series is set in future Chicago. The city’s founders have decided to rub out humanity’s negative traits. The city is divided into five factions: Abnegation, Dauntless, Candor, Erudite, and Amity. When the citizens turn 16 they go to a choosing ceremony,Continue reading “Divergent Series ✪✪✪✪✰”

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Divergent Movie ★★★☆☆

If you haven’t read the Divergent series by Veronica Roth yet, do so promptly. It is a very well written dystopian young adult piece set in futuristic Chicago. As is usually the case, the book is much better than the movie. It is definitely so in this case since the audience gets much more information in the book than it couldContinue reading “Divergent Movie ★★★☆☆”

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Review: Divergent Movie ✪✪✪✩✩

If you haven’t read the Divergent series by Veronica Roth yet, do so promptly. It is a very well written dystopian young adult piece set in futuristic Chicago. As is usually the case, the book is much better than the movie. It is definitely so in this case since the audience gets much more information inContinue reading “Review: Divergent Movie ✪✪✪✩✩”

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