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7 Children’s Books Written in Response to Other Books

3 years agoOdd : mental_floss

7 Children's Books Written in Response to Other Books Some authors write books because they have a way with words. Others write books because they have a story they want to share with the world. Then there's a third group.
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7 Children’s Books Written in Response to Other Books

Odd : Neatorama (3 years ago)

A very popular children’s book can inspire others to write their own books, whether it’s an homage, parody, or even out of spite. Consider Dr. Seuss’s book The Lorax. When it was published in 1971, the logging industry was not happy... Read Post

A Handwritten Plot Outline J.K. Rowling Made While Writing ‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’

Odd : Laughing Squid (16 hours ago)

While writing Harry Potter And The Order Of The Phoenix, author J.K. Rowling created a hand-written outline to help track plot points across the timeline of the story. The book, which is the longest in the Harry Potter series and wa... Read Post

Lauren Oliver Writes a Vanishing Girls Short Story

Media / Publishing : GalleyCat (20 hours ago)

Author Lauren Oliver has written a short story set in the universe of her forthcoming young adult novel, Vanishing Girls. EpicReads.com has posted part one of the piece which is called “The Search.” Part two will be unveiled on Febr... Read Post


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