50 Book Pledge Featured Read: Dragon Springs Road

Hey Savvy Readers! We have seen some truly AMAZING books out there this year (and it’s only March!). This Featured Read can for sure count itself among the greats! Dragon Springs Road by Janie Chang, is, simply put, a beautiful novel. The novel deals with identity, otherness, race and struggle. With a hint of the magical. […]

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7 Tips for Writing Sequels and Follow-Ups

So you’ve finished your novel. It’s done! Complete! The end!…or is it? Do you lie awake at night with a deep nagging feeling? Do your characters run off to new adventures in your head? Susan Juby, author of The Woefield Poultry Collective, has written a much anticipate sequel, Republic of Dirt! Woefield Farm is back with Prudence and […]

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Author Guest Post: Cover Loving by Eve Silver

Eve Silver loves kayaking and sunshine, dogs and desserts, and books, lots and lots of books. Rush is her first novel for teens. On Tuesday, she answered The Frenzy Five here. Today, she’ll talk about the cover of Rush, and tell you how you could win a signed copy! I’m going to confess now. I have […]

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10 Author Websites to Check Out, 2013

All you loyal Savvy Readers may recall that last June we brought you our list of top 10 author websites – websites that effectively captured the author’s work, had a cool or unique concept, and/or were visually engaging.  After another year of web-surfing, we have realized that a mere 10 sites isn’t enough! So, we […]

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