Author: Alfred Symon

The Cassandra Clare Instruments 2

The Cassandra Clare Instruments

Up and coming into the movie scene is yet another YA novel-based film. “C’mon, we’re already tired of all those Twilight riff-offs!” Oh, no, no, NO! Believe me, you will like this one. Why?...

Tahereh Mafi, Coffee Girl 3

Tahereh Mafi, Coffee Girl

One day, I asked myself, who authors really are. They are writers, yes. They produce entertaining pieces of literature, yes. They make lives, create fantasies, remix histories, yes. But I believe that there are...

Beautiful Kami Garcia, Author and Artist 2

Beautiful Kami Garcia, Author and Artist

Last week, we delved deep into back-story and works of acclaimed YA novelist,  Margaret Stohl, who took part in penning the very famous series, The Caster Chronicles. But, like what I said, Mrs. Stohl is only...

Margaret Stohl: Writer, Caster, Video Game Worder 0

Margaret Stohl: Writer, Caster, Video Game Worder

I hate to say it but I am sure that until now, there are hundreds, if not thousands, of twi-hard fans out there, and at this moment they’re shouting  “But the last movie’s done!...

Rick Riordan and the Olympians 0

Rick Riordan and the Olympians

A few years ago, Greek, Roman and Egyptian mythologies were only subject areas to be studied by scholars of such interests, but recently, if you’ve noticed, even youths eight to twelve years old know...

WANTED: Lemony Snicket 1

WANTED: Lemony Snicket

Have you ever read any book from A Series of Unfortunate Events? If you haven’t yet, lemme tell you a thing or two bout the novels. The series is actually the narration of the lives of...

The Game of Suzanne Collins 0

The Game of Suzanne Collins

The Hunger Games, the worldly phenomenon. HG and its two sequels are in battle against the hundreds of fantasy/young adult novels available in the market, yet it always comes out victor. Why? Well, unlike...

An Abundance of John Greens 2

An Abundance of John Greens

For all of those, like me, who are currently in love with The Fault in Our Stars, do you know that its author actually came to to the spotlight first as a YouTube Vlogger?...

The Official YWS Grand Re-opening Survey! 0

The Official YWS Grand Re-opening Survey!

Hear ye! Hear ye! You know what today is? YES, it’s Wednesday! Oh, no, now wait, NO! Who said that!? Why, yes! It’s the YWS Grand Re-opening! This only means that it’s time to...

A Slight Look in the Literary Life of J.D. Salinger 2

A Slight Look in the Literary Life of J.D. Salinger

Me and my friend were talking about trying to indulge ourselves in the literary world’s trend of adolescent/teen novels and, well, any pulp ‘younger’ than adult novels, our usual read. When we were searching...