Meet New Guest Contributor Amy!

My name is Amy, and I love to read. It’s my lifelong passion, my favorite thing to do. I enjoy many genres and formats, I love published works and fanfiction, and I don’t believe in the false competitive dichotomy that sometimes feels like it exists between published works and fanfic. All reading is good reading,…

Real Friends by Shannon Hale and illustrated by LeUyen Pham

This autobiographical graphic novel tells the tale of young Shannon trying to make and keep friends in the early 1980s. Set between 1979-1985 the story follows Shannon from Kindergarten when she meets her first friend, Adriene, through fifth grade. Their relationship has it's ups and downs, and in the third grade, they become part of…

Master and Apprentice by Claudia Gray

Set approximately eight years before The Phantom Menace, Qui-Gon Jinn and his apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi are sent on a mission to the planet Pijal to settle a political dispute before a new treaty is signed. Pijal's regent is the Jedi Rael Averross, Dooku's apprentice before Qui-Gon, sent there to act as an impartial regent for…

Fandom Quote Friday: Clockwork Princess

"Unfortunately, you may have to delay your plans for sororicide a bit longer. Gabriel Lightwood is downstairs, and I have two words for you. Two of your favorite workds, at least when you put them together." "'Utter Simpleton'?" inquired Will. "'Worthless Upstart'?" "'Demon Pox'," he said. ~ Jem and Will He looked around the now…