Month: February 2010

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This week’s NYT best sellers

This week’s NYT best sellers

Is Lauren Conrad still No. 1 on The New York Times best sellers list? Yep. See who else made the cut: CHAPTER BOOKS This Week   Weeks on List 1 SWEET LITTLE LIES, by Lauren Conrad. (Harper/HarperCollins, $17.99.) The heroines of “L.A. Candy” in a new Hollywood story. (Ages 14 and up) 3 2 PERCY JACKSON AND […]

Posted February 28, 2010 by in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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Part IV: Teens react to Common Sense Media

Part IV: Teens react to Common Sense Media

In our final post regarding Common Sense Media, we have two teens’ reactions to the postings on www.barnesandnoble.com. The first is from one of our teen contributors, Marina: When I first read over the “Common Sense Media” summary for the novel Unwind by Neil Shusterman (which, by the way, is a fantastic read), I was […]

Posted February 27, 2010 by in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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History Re-Written: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

History Re-Written: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

I’ve made no secret that I love the literary mash-ups between classic novels & supernatural twists — such as Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and Mr. Darcy, Vamypre and others. I think the concept is sort of brilliant (getting modern audiences to read classic lit — such trickery!) and I think the results are hilarious. […]

Posted February 27, 2010 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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Calling writers & artists for OBS’s Comic Book Contest!

Calling writers & artists for OBS’s Comic Book Contest!

Just in from our friends at OBS, an awesome new contest! Check out the details: In honor of our Comic Book Review on Arcana Comic’s ‘Dark Horrors Anthology’, OpenBookSociety is holding a 3-Panel Horror Comic contest starting today, February 25 through March 25, 2010.  Deadline for submissions is March 25 and the winners will be announced on April 1, […]

Posted February 26, 2010 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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My Soul to Save Contest Winners Announced

My Soul to Save Contest Winners Announced

We are excited to announce the winners of our first-ever giveaway here at Novel Novice. For three weeks, we gave you multiple opportunities to enter for a chance to win one of three copies of My Soul to Save by Rachel K. Vincent (courtesy Harlequin Teen). The winners are: Elizabeth Hannah Brooke I e-mailed the […]

Posted February 26, 2010 by Sara in Uncategorized / 1 Comment
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