Month: December 2011

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2012 Desktop Wallpapers: YA Mega Franchises

2012 Desktop Wallpapers: YA Mega Franchises

As has become an annual tradition here at Novel Novice, we bring you a new, year-long collection of desktop wallpapers. In previous years, our desktop wallpaper calendars have exclusively featured The Twilight Saga, as many of our original fans came from that fandom exclusively. But these days, we have followers who are fans of many […]

Posted December 30, 2011 by Sara in Desktop Wallpapers / 38 Comments
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Best YA books of 2011: Steph’s picks

Best YA books of 2011: Steph’s picks

This year was truly a banner year for outstanding YA. And while some established authors delivered gems to their fans, the majority of books on my list come from debut authors (which means we can look forward to their sequels in 2012 and beyond!). Below–in no particular order–are my picks for the best of 2011: […]

Posted December 29, 2011 by in Best of lists, Uncategorized / 2 Comments
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Happy Holidays from Everyone at Novel Novice

Happy Holidays from Everyone at Novel Novice

From everyone at the Novel Novice family, we’d like to wish you all a warm & wonderful holiday season. The blog is going dark for the next three days so we can enjoy the holidays with our families. We’ll be back on Tuesday, December 27th with brand new content — including our Best of 2011 […]

Posted December 24, 2011 by Sara in Uncategorized / 2 Comments
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Harry Potter & Sherlock Holmes as Snowmen

Harry Potter & Sherlock Holmes as Snowmen

Today, we present our last batch of literary snowmen for this year (though mom has ideas for more, so who knows?) Below, you’ll find snowmen for Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows and Sherlock Holmes: Here are the other snowmen drawings we’ve posted: A Need So Beautiful by Suzanne Young and Clockwork Prince by Cassandra […]

Posted December 23, 2011 by Sara in YA Snowmen / 2 Comments
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Cover Reveal: Unbreak My Heart by Melissa Walker

Cover Reveal: Unbreak My Heart by Melissa Walker

Today, we are thrilled to be revealing the cover for Unbreak My Heart by Melissa Walker — coming in May from Bloomsbury. We’re really excited to read Melissa’s latest novel (she’s so great!) — but in the meantime, we’ll satisfy ourselves by oogling her gorgeous new cover: We also asked Melissa a few questions about […]

Posted December 23, 2011 by Sara in Covers / 2 Comments
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