“Oh, I wouldn’t mind, Hazel Grace .It’d be a privilege to have my heart broken by you.” - The Fault in Our Stars.
At first one, then another, then almost every member of the crowd touches the three middle fingers of their left hand to their lips and holds it out to me. It is an old and rarely used gesture of our district, occasionally seen at funerals. It means thanks, it means admiration, it means good-bye to someone you love.
Check out this news piece about a book I contributed to: Who Done It?
I will be giving away TWO SIGNED COPIES of Who Done It. To enter, just re-blog this post by WEDNESDAY MARCH 27th and tell me your favorite mystery!
A star-studded anthology with a devilish hook, whose proceeds benefit 826nyc: the fabulous literacy non-profit founded by Dave Eggers.
Can you imagine the most cantankerous book editor alive? Part Voldemort, part Cruella de Vil (if she were a dude), and worse in appearance and odor than a gluttonous farm pig? A man who makes no secret of his love of cheese or his disdain of unworthy authors? That man is Herman Mildew.
The anthology opens with an invitation to a party, care of this insufferable monster, where more than 80 of the most talented, bestselling and recognizable names in YA and children’s fiction learn that they are suspects in his murder. All must provide alibis in brief first-person entries. The problem is that all of them are liars, all of them are fabulists, and all have something to hide…
Favorite mystery: Hmm….Anything Nancy Drew! (Just Nancy, no Hardy Boys.)
this is for @dirtybrit @floeticflo @hayy6747
Life Changing Books/Series: The Mortal Instruments Series by Cassandra Clare
❝When you love someone, you don’t have a choice. Love takes your choices away.❞
Some Jem/Tessa action from the Infernal Devices manga, part 2.
“No killing,” Jordan said. “We’re trying to make you feel peaceful, so you don’t go up in flames. Blood, killing, war, those are all non-peaceful things. Isn’t there anything else you like? Rainforests? Chirping birds?”
“Weapons,” said Jace. “I like weapons.”
“I’m starting to…
internet can we just appreciate this still for a moment