When I’m sneezing and achy and tired and coughing, it makes my head hurt to be at the computer all day, so I’m hoping to get some reading done instead. And besides the submissions I have to get to, there’s this whole wonderful list of YALSA’s best books for young adults, including Maureen Johnson‘s Suite Scarlett. Whee!
Scholastic’s Instructor magazine for teachers just published their list of some of the Best New Books of the season, and in the category of Must Read Fantasies, along with Neil Gaiman‘s The Graveyard Book and The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, we find The Unnameables by kt literary client Ellen Booraem.
If you haven’t heard of NaNoWriMo, it’s the nickname for the grassroots movement known as National Novel Writing Month. Traditionally taking place each November, NaNoWriMo challenges its participants to complete a 50,000 word novel within one month.