Welcome Novel Novice’s Teen Contributors!

Welcome Novel Novice’s Teen Contributors!

When we had the crazy idea to launch Novel Novice, it was with the primary goal of encouraging reading & education among teens, while also providing resources for parents and teachers. Our staff is made up of a brilliant bunch of ladies (yes, I’m bragging about our collective awesomeness) — but not a one of […]

Posted February 3, 2010 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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Jane Austen Fan? Check out Emma on PBS

Jane Austen Fan? Check out Emma on PBS

Call me a dork. Go ahead, do it. I have been one for most of my twenty six years. One indicator of my nerd status is my love of PBS’s Masterpiece Theater. Now, I love PBS even more. Last year, PBS went Jane Austen crazy airing adaptions of each of her works, and a film […]

Posted February 2, 2010 by in Uncategorized / 4 Comments
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Lots of Book Adaptations nominated for Academy Awards!

Lots of Book Adaptations nominated for Academy Awards!

The nominees for the Academy Awards were announced this morning — many of them including book adaptations! Here are the major relevant nominees in book adaptations: Best Picture “The Blind Side” “An Education” “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ By Sapphire” “District 9” “Up in the Air” Best Adapted Screenplay “District 9” “An Education” “In […]

Posted February 2, 2010 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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New YA book releases: Feb. 2, 2010

New YA book releases: Feb. 2, 2010

Yet even more YA book releases this week … here’s what’s new in stores for February 2, 2010: Sweet Little Lies (L.A. Candy) by Lauren Conrad How Sweet it is? Jane Roberts was the average girl next door until she and her best friend, Scarlett Harp, landed their own reality show, L.A. Candy. Now the […]

Posted February 2, 2010 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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Beautiful Creatures: Featured Book Trailer (#1)

Beautiful Creatures: Featured Book Trailer (#1)

As we begin our first Book of the Month with Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl’s Beautiful Creatures, we want to make sure we’re featuring goodies for fans who’ve already read the books — and those who are just being introduced to the title. So periodically this month, we’ll feature some of our favorite book trailers […]

Posted February 2, 2010 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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It’s a Hush, Hush Valentine’s Day Contest!

It’s a Hush, Hush Valentine’s Day Contest!

Our friends at Fallen Archangel are running an AWESOME contest for Valentine’s Day featuring Patch & Nora from Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick: A dozen red roses? Nope.  A box of chocolates? No way. A stuffed teddy bear. Never. Here at Fallen Archangel we think Patch is a little too dark and brooding for the […]

Posted February 1, 2010 by Sara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
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