Well, hello there! I'm an agent. Aloof and hard to snare, like this season's Prada bag or a yeti. I know what you're wondering: How do you stand out in a query in box along with the 497 other queries? I have the secrets here. The post How’d Ya Get Me?: A Love Story From a Literary Agent Looking For Writers appeared first on WritersDigest.com.
Normandy Pale is the protagonist of my seventh young adult novel, The Truth Commission, and she was born, like almost all my characters, out of a basic frustration with myself.
Are you ready for a children's book about monsters from Guillermo del Toro? Then we've got a nice surprise for you. Check out an exclusive peek at the front cover of del Toro's Trollhunters, which he co-wrote with author Daniel Kraus (Rotters). Read more...
Watch live video from Destructoid on www.twitch.tv Tropico 5 isn't out on the PlayStation 4 yet, but somehow we were able to snag a copy due to our overwhelming allegiance to the dark Gods. Set for release on April 28, this will be your...Show More Summary
Allure's annual Nude issue is always fun times, and this year Laverne Cox is one of the gorgeous ladies posing in her birthday suit! [ Video: Check Out The First Season 3 Clip For Orange Is The New Black ] But it wasn't an easy decision for the transgender Orange Is The New Black star. In fact, she [...]
For those of you who can't get enough of "The Walking Dead" and love to collect any and every bit of TWD merchandise, we've got something new for ya to check out. Celebrate television’s hottest show with The Walking Dead Hardcover Ruled Journals, which are coming our way from Insight Editions in May 2015. Show More Summary
Paris Hilton Says She Inspired Kim Kardashian To Do Reality TV Via ETOnline You can thank Paris Hilton for the rise of Kim Kardashian. Although Kim is unarguably the more famous reality television star these days, she did start out
To kick off National Poetry Month, I reached out to The Mongrel Coalition Against Gringpo to ask them who they thought deserved recognition. Here’s what they sent: GOLD STARS GOLD STAR FOR NOTICING GENTRIFICATION–YA KNOW THIS VIOLENT RACIST TRADITION OF SEGREGATION THAT’S BEEN THE BUILDING BLOCK OF AMERICA–GOLD STAR FOR FINALLY NOTICING THIS AS A […]
As the United States men's national team schedule heats up this week in preparation for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup, it is worth wondering if there are potential contributors out there who haven't received a call-up yet. Since the Yanks...Show More Summary
Yas, child! Yassss! From the beginning of Marlon Roudette's When The Beat Drops Out and that steel drum kicks in you are INSTANTLY hooked! This song is so addictive! It's like a Rihanna jam as produced by Swedish House Mafia! Sooooo good! Europe is currently eating this up and hopefully America will bite soon! Taste the song above! Then CLICK HERE to listen [...]
Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day—do you have your green clothes picked out yet? Do you have your recipes picked out yet? Here are some suggestions for ya! Irish Coffee. Dreamy, delectable, and a real problem on those years I give up booze for Lent. Show More Summary
As you all know I am a huge proponent of permission based email marketing… So I always keep up with the news related to it. You know the saying… “Dance with the girl that brought ya” ? It could not be truer than with email marketing. So many people get distracted with the new, cutting... Read More ->
Book adaptations are always in production in Hollywood (there are 40 coming out in 2015 alone), and we like to stay on top of the hot novels that are being added to the list. This season, there are lots of YA books destined for the big screen, along with sequels like Fifty Shades Darker, Insurgent, and Mockingjay, which will be at the movies soon. Show More Summary
Marie Rutkoski's The Winner's Curse made a huge splash in YA lit when it arrived, and people loved it for Kestral, its strong female lead, and its intricate portrayal of a world embroiled in imperialist politics. The sequel, The Winner's...Show More Summary
On tap for ya this morning we have an EXCLUSIVE and bloody clip from Steve Wolsh's MUCK, which looks like a bloody love letter filled with just the sort of jolts horror fans have been waiting to hear and see. After checking out this...Show More Summary
The skies are filled with UFOs, laser guns blazing, aliens appearing out of nowhere to abduct humans, mutilate cows and prove crop circles are real. Who ya gonna call? Forget John Podesta – the only group who is prepared to save us is the Israel Defense Forces....
Hello and welcome to the weekly Lifehacker open thread posted. What are ya'll doing for Valentines? Dinner, candy, jewelry? If you're really stuck, I recommend checking out bangishotyou's review of the google cardboard. Read more...
Yesterday we hit you with the Spanish language trailer for Alejandro Amenábar's REGRESSION, but if you're not fluent in Spanish all is well as today we've got the same trailer for ya to check out but this time it's in English. Ethan Hawke and Emma Watson star in REGRESSION, which actually looks quite creepy. I'm definitely curious... Read More...
Vado and Chinx tried to told you. Look out for a Valentine’s Day from Vado dropping on the 14th. Previously: Vado – Song Cry (Video)
Marjane Satrapi's THE VOICES recently hit VOD (you can check it out HERE) in the U.S. and will be arriving on UK screens on March 20, and today we've got a new UK poster to share with ya. Ryan Reynolds, talking animals, and murder...Show More Summary