Wilder's Little House on the Prairie books made an immeasurable contribution to the field of children literature. They are also littered with bigoted and racist language and attitudes. Also interesting is that many literary sleuths believe that the series was at least partially ghostwritten by Wilder's daughter, Rose Wilder Lane, who was a prolific and best selling author and one
Question is, did Doyle become a detective after writing one, or was he a detective first?It was one of the most sensational crimes—and most scandalous wrongful convictions—of the 20th century, a case that would be known as the Scottish Dreyfus affair. It involved a savage murder, stolen jewels, an international manhunt and a wily maidservant who went to her grave
The MFA program in Writing for Children and Young Adults at Vermont College of Fine Arts has announced a new blog, Home - Wild Things. The blog showcases "not only awards and publications, but what it’s like to be part of the VCFA community, and to recognize the other achievements of our alumni, students, and faculty in the field of
The National Book Award shortlist in Young People’s Literature has been announced (chuffed to see VCFA WCYA represented twice!): American Street, by Ibi Zoboi Clayton Byrd Goes Underground, by Rita Williams-Garcia Far from the Tree, by Robin Benway I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter, by Erika L. Sánchez What Girls Are Made Of, by Elana K. Arnold PS. The links take you to the
Welcome to YA Scavenger Hunt! This bi-annual event was first organized by author Colleen Houck as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors...and a chance to win some awesome prizes! At this hunt, you not only get access to exclusive content from each author, you also get a clue
Enter for a chance to win a hardcover of UNCANNY, the newest novel by David Macinnis Gill. So scary, so creepy, you'll read it with all the lights on! UNCANNY Giveaway
Let the pigeons fly! UNCANNY has finally arrived! Get yours at your local bookstore today!
It's 10AM at #dragoncon17. Do you know where your Deadpool is? #uncanny weekend
A hardcover of UNCANNY has appeared. Available Sept 5 from Greenwillow/HarperCollins.