From the years 2012 to about 2018 ya dystopian fiction was a huge trend, and we all loved it. Look at your bookshelf right now and tell me you do not have at least one young adult dystopian novel. It's probably something like the selection, the hunger games, divergent, the maze runner, legend... I know … Continue reading How to write a Dystopian for an audience that’s over it
Yep, you heard that right. I have conformed and joined my least favorite app. Instagram. I'm still trying to get the hang of it, but I would love for you to check it out! Show me some love and hit that follow button! You can find me at the_adventures_of_a_nerd I'm hoping to join the "bookstagram" … Continue reading I’m On Instagram! + a mini Writing Update
Tags are so much fun, but they're even more fun when you have been tagged so thank you to Maya Rajesh over at Pretty Little Scribbles for tagging me! This tag was created by Anne with a book. I think it's cool that this tag is still going even after so many years. Now, let's … Continue reading Never have I ever book tag
Over the month, I have bought several used books that I'm excited to share with you! Our local Christian library had their anual sale, and I found some great books at a local thrift store! Contempary Jane Austen retellings by Debra White Smith From the library I bought this complete series of contemporary Jane Austen … Continue reading Thrifted Book Haul!
You know the writers who will finish their book with almost 200,000 words? Yeah, that's not me. Currently my novel is a novella. But, hey, I finished!!! This is the first time I've ever finished a project of this size! I started my second draft June 13. There's something so special about being able to … Continue reading Book in Progress — Part Four: I think you are know what this is about
Heidi ho readers! Welcome to a book haul! I've never done a haul before, but I've been wanting to order from thriftbooks for a long time. Once or twice a month I would go and fill up the cart, but never check out. But, I finally got around to it! I ordered seven books and … Continue reading Thriftbooks Haul!
Heidi ho, readers! It's been a while. You might remember I started a book club here on the adventures of a nerd the beginning of the year. Unfortunately, January was a terrible month which left me so mentally exhausted I couldn't find any motivation to pick another book. But, needless to say, I am back … Continue reading Sarah’s Book Club — April 2021 | The Hobbit
There is nothing more inspiring than the wonderful world of fiction. I grew up with more fictional role models than real people. But I think that's just because there's more to choose from, and I have always been careful who I admire and put my trust in because I don't want to be let down … Continue reading My fictional role models.