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Mid-Week Muse: Daughter of Smo..

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Posted February 27, 2013 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 2 Comments
Mid-Week Muse: Daughter of Smoke and Bone

My name is Karou. Things were simple back then. It was just my sketches and my monsters. Then you came along and everything changed. I wish I could forget, erase it all, and go back, but I can’t. And it’s all because of you. Art by Jim Di Bartolo                                Please follow and like us:

How Not Querying Got Me An Off..

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Posted February 23, 2013 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 44 Comments

Everyone loves a ‘this is how I got my contract story’. I figured it was time to share mine. Back in May 2011, I decided to finish my YA Contemporary Romance and submit it to the YAlitchat submissions panel. For those of you who aren’t familiar with YAlitchat submissions panel, I’ll give you a quick […]

Mid-Week Muse: Variant

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Posted February 20, 2013 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 2 Comments
Mid-Week Muse: Variant

Right now I’m reading Variant by Robison Wells. Every page adds a bit more to the mystery. The main character, Benson, goes off to a private boarding school. He thinks the school will finally be the break he needs, start a new life in a new place. He was wrong. The school is in the […]

Mid-Week Muse: Gossip Girl

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Posted February 13, 2013 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 12 Comments
Mid-Week Muse: Gossip Girl

Tomorrow is Valentines day. I thought about which YA book to showcase. There are so many great couples, but when I really thought about it, only one comes to mind. Chuck Bas and Blair Waldorf from Gossip Girl. They are the Scarlet and Rhett of our time. Deeply connected, but unable to ever be on […]

Iron Fey COMIC!

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Posted February 12, 2013 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 4 Comments
Iron Fey COMIC!

You read that correctly. Julie Kagawa is teaming up with Bluewater Productions to do an Iron Fey Comic book. I AM PYSCHED! This is my Favorite YA series. If you’re as big a fan as me then you should check out the kickstarter page here By supporting the cause, you not only get to back […]

It’s Coming

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Posted February 10, 2013 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 2 Comments
It’s Coming

Get ready. Metal Gear Rising releases on February 19th. While I think this is going to be awesome, it reminds me more of Devil May Cry. Where are all the cardboard boxes??? Please follow and like us:

Mid-Week Muse: Between Shades ..

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Posted February 6, 2013 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 12 Comments
Mid-Week Muse: Between Shades of Gray

If there’s one book that can reach deep down into your soul, make you weep and make you thankful for every blessed thing in your life, it’s BETWEEN SHADES OF GRAY. It’s a story about family and the spirit of community. At 15, Lina is such an amazing person. I don’t know if I would […]

Mid-Week Muse

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Posted January 31, 2013 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 5 Comments
Mid-Week Muse

Have you ever listened to a song and thought, wow that totally reminds me of ____! Songs do that ALL the time. Sometimes it’s because a certain song has become a theme  for a popular movie. Like Robin Hood Prince of Thieves and Bryan Adams. Come on, you know what song I’m talking about. What? […]