Tag Archives: YAlit

Is a good edit just a matter of taste?

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about the process and results of editing. In part this is because I’m perfecting a book ready for release later in the month, which has gone through two rounds of editing and another of proof-reading. … Continue reading

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Reviewing books – who’s it even for?

You probably already know that as well as this blog, the Paisley Piranhas also run a book-review blog (check us out for some YA recommendations if you haven’t already). We review books because we love them and we want to … Continue reading

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Why YA = Story Dynamite

So I was talking with a group of writers and I commented that a historical piece someone else is working on would make a really good subject for a YA novel. From right beside me, I heard one of the … Continue reading

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PRESS ONE FOR SANTA part 4

By Katy Haye If you haven’t read the first three episodes of this story, use the blog history on the right to get up to date or scroll back through using the arrow above. The doors slammed and we set … Continue reading

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PRESS ONE FOR SANTA part 3

By Pia Fenton If you haven’t read the first two episodes of this story, use the blog history on the right to get up to date or scroll back through using the arrow above. I had to clear my departure … Continue reading

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