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Merry Christmas & Happy Holiday!

Merry Christmas & Happy Holiday!

Be sure to “unwrap” and enjoy our gift to you, the 2016 YA Desktop Wallpaper Calendar, now available for unlimited downloading. Cheers to another wonderful year & thanks, as always, for your continued and on-going support of what we do here at Novel Novice, and our mutual love of good books. Merry. Happy. Joy. (Adorable […]

Posted December 25, 2015 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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Happy Holidays from Novel Novice!

Happy Holidays from Novel Novice!

Merry Christmas & Happy Everything! We are off today, celebrating Christmas with our loved ones (my husband & I are celebrating our first married Christmas … you can see our sickeningly cute card below). But TOMORROW … Look for our holiday gift to you – the 2015 Desktop Wallpaper Calendar – tomorrow, December 26th. For […]

Posted December 25, 2014 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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Help Light the Night in Honor of My Dad

Help Light the Night in Honor of My Dad

I’ll never forget the day my parents told me my dad had cancer. I was 11 years old, and terrified of what it meant. Would I get sick too? Was my dad going to die? What would happen to him? He was diagnosed with a rare form of skin cancer called Mycosis Fungoides — a […]

Posted October 11, 2014 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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Book Review: Winterspell by Claire Legrand

Book Review: Winterspell by Claire Legrand

The Sugar Plum Fairy is not coming to the rescue in this darkly reimagined version of a holiday classic. Claire Legrand’s Winterspell is a luscious and seductive twist on The Nutcracker, which will enchant readers from the very beginning. New York City, 1899. Clara Stole, the mayor’s ever-proper daughter, leads a double life. Since her […]

Posted September 25, 2014 by Sara in Book Review, Uncategorized / 1 Comment
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#RockTheDrop 2014: Some Thoughts

#RockTheDrop 2014: Some Thoughts

So today was #RockTheDrop – an annual effort organized by readergirlz and partners to promote Teen Reads Day, by encouraging people to leave YA books out in the wild for teen readers to discover them. I’ve participated for several years now, and I discovered something this year: teachers and librarians have no idea what this […]

Posted April 17, 2014 by Sara in Uncategorized / 6 Comments
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