Archives for October 25, 2011

It’s good to see that Tolkien is still hard at work.

What's that? Tolkien has come up with some new illustrations for The Hobbit? … [Read more...]

How to please the young readers in your life: How to Save a Life

How to Save a Life, the new novel by my favorite YA novelist, Sara Zarr, is now in stores. I highly recommend it as a gift for any young adult you know who is willing to sit down, open a book, and pay attention. (I understand that we're talking about an endangered species.)I've been following Sara's work since before her first novel was published, as we met in a fiction workshop in Santa Fe. It's been a joy to see her work embraced and celebrated. And I'm thrilled to have contributed a very … [Read more...]