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by ShadowFlame
June 13th, 2011, 2:22 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Ages of main characters in YA novels
Replies: 17
Views: 10078

Re: Ages of main characters in YA novels

This is just my opinion and i'm only a tween(but very almost a teen) I mainly read YA books and i usaully like MCs to be 12-16 if the MC was 20 i doubt i would read the book(the only exception is Eragon because he must be 19 or 20 now but that had recommendation from my step dad and dragons was a to...
by ShadowFlame
May 6th, 2011, 4:43 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: (This thread is not yet titled)
Replies: 38
Views: 10101

Re: (This thread is not yet titled)

Wow its not just me!
I love making up titles too.
Usaully before i develop the plot/write a lot i give the booka title i also enjoy naming chapter titles
by ShadowFlame
April 28th, 2011, 11:59 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Sharing plot ideas that you couldn't/wouldn't write yourself
Replies: 19
Views: 3749

Re: Sharing plot ideas that you couldn't/wouldn't write yourself

The twin idea sounds really good,i have a ton of ideas that i came across but never wrote...maybe i'll post them if i can dig them up from memories,paper and word docs
by ShadowFlame
April 24th, 2011, 12:57 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Do you work on more than one book at a time?
Replies: 19
Views: 4775

Re: Do you work on more than one book at a time?

Of course i do!
there wasa time when i ahd like 20 stories on the run.
At the moment im focusing on 3 series's(but 1 in particular,which is the one where im on the 2nd draft)
by ShadowFlame
April 17th, 2011, 3:34 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: If you were an agent....
Replies: 12
Views: 4126

Re: If you were an agent....

if iw as an agent id represent middle grade YA,fantasy and paranormal.
And of course all my clients books would be bestsellers and id have a mega bestseller that was as big aS harry potter and twilight(which are both really good)
by ShadowFlame
March 20th, 2011, 1:52 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Teenage Writers?
Replies: 47
Views: 12638

Re: Teenage Writers?

im not a teenage writer im a preteen writer
by ShadowFlame
February 6th, 2011, 4:19 am
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: advice?
Replies: 3
Views: 1149

Re: advice?

thanks steve and nathan.
by ShadowFlame
February 4th, 2011, 4:55 pm
Forum: Synopses and Plot Outlines
Topic: Synopsis: "The Princess and the Pirate" (9-14 year olds)
Replies: 8
Views: 2677

Re: Synopsis: "The Princess and the Pirate" (9-14 year olds)

The correct age group is 9-12, which is middle-grade not YA. And this is seeming kinda short even for middle grade, 40,000 words would be better unless this is for a younger audience. I can't really see a 14 or 13 year old reading this, although it sounds great for a nine year old. i agree im 11(an...
by ShadowFlame
February 4th, 2011, 4:27 pm
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: advice?
Replies: 3
Views: 1149

advice?

im 11 and have roughly 14,000 words into my childrens novel(around the age group of 12+) i have been writing it for over a year(it's a triolgy and i have book 1 figured fully out book 2 and 3 have their major plotline figured out i know roughly where i should end up on the last page of the triolgy) ...