Tuesday, October 19, 2010

GEORGIA MCBRIDE: Watch out for these Newbie Writer No-no's (YA)

"I read a lot of manuscripts–some partials, first chapters, first 250 words, fulls and everything in between. I don’t read nearly as much as agents and editors but the difference is that the ones I read are ones I’m asked to analyze and discern how to fix what may be wrong.
I’ve noticed a pattern in what I’ve read to the point where I think it’s time for me to talk about the common mistakes I see new writers make–relative to writing young adult literature. I hope this helps!" Read the rest at Georgia McBride's Blog!

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