I know most of you are readers and like to hear about great new books or authors. Every couple of months I try to help you out by updating you on something in the publishing world.
In February, I listed ten excellent authors you may not have heard of, and if you missed that post, you can find it here.
This month, I want to share with you the eight best books I’ve read so far this year.
1. A.D. 30 by Ted Dekker. Phenomenal. More than once I identified with the thoughts of the main character, although our lives are tremendously different. I love her interactions with Jesus, but more than that, I was particularly struck by her conversation with Stephen. … Want to read more?
If you receive my newsletter, then you probably already know this, but I am one of the newest teachers with SchoolhouseTeachers.com, a division of The Old Schoolhouse Magazine! And in August, I will be starting a fiction writing class for Middle and High School students!
If you are interested, here’s what you need to know:
The course will be called Creative Writing and designed for Middle and High Schoolers. Older Elementary students that have a love for writing may do fine with it.
PLEASE UNDERSTAND: The focus of this course is solely on creative writing, NOT grammar, punctuation, or spelling. And, I teach that while it is important to know the rules, in fiction writing it is acceptable to occasionally break the rules. As teacher, you need to keep that in mind.… Want to read more?