Category Archives: Holidays

Toying With The Idea

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Studies in medieval culture and thought with focus on one of the “three crowns” of Italian literature: Dante, Boccaccio, or Petrarca. You can also add a note to your submission via Submittable and we will receive a notification. This fictionalized story of Cuban writer Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda explores how she learned to capture the power of the written word. We just put on Maleficent and were watching it as a family when a piece of a story was brought to mind and now it's driving me mad!

Christmas Treasures

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We currently have over 30,000 titles in our catalog representing more than 150 publishers. Joe Bradley is a reporter for the American News Service in Rome, a job he doesn't much like as he would rather work for what he considers a real news agency back in the States. Although if you're judging purely in terms of the most "emblematic" performance, Tom Baker definitely deserves a nod as well. Little, Brown/Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2013; ISBN 13: 9780316246767; $18.00. This genre of literature can actually be seen and contained within all genres.

Holiday Homecoming

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Any work previously submitted to TBL for publication is not eligible if the piece received free edits from our team. And don't even try to tell me "oh he's my brother, we won't do that" because the bloodiest feuds are among family members. Those titles—mostly centered on Christmas, itself, but often expanding to include Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, New Year’s, and even Twelfth Night (Little Christmas or Epiphany), Kwanzaa, and the Winter Solstice—are here in abundance, guaranteeing readers a surfeit of seasonal goodies.

Redneck Romeo: A Red Hot Valentine Story

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This depicts a day from a journey of survivors. Cindy wants to win the community fishing contest by catching the biggest fish, but she gets a big surprise that may win her a trophy after all. Ongoing Submissions from 50 to 5,000 words. Find Haroun and the Sea of Stories at your local library. Reminder: New literary agents (with this spotlight featuring Suzy Evans of Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency) are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list.

Return of the Christmas Spirit

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In an engaging romance novel. the protagonists usually have goals and complications that work against their togetherness. She is miserable while under the control of the aunt, and one night tries to run away with the help of a (male) childhood friend. Why place your headquarters where anyone with a good view of the tree tops can see it?, Mush , The distant future is indistinguishable from present day times except for the floating/ flying versions of everyday objects. (Floating mountains from Avatar, flying cars from Jetsons, hover-boards from Back to the Future, floating raw hamburger patties from Planet 51, dogs with jetpacks chasing cats with jetpacks from Futurama), Mush , Shakespeare is still renowned as a great writer in the year 32,098, even though present day high school kids find his works nearly indecipherable do to Shakespeare’s archaic use of the English language. (I’m complaining that English would practically be a different language thousands of years from now, and therefore, Old English is illegible), Mush, Never having touched or seen a piano in his life, an alien will sit down and write a grand masterpiece. (and then look up at the crowd with mild surprise and say “What?”) , Mush , Human soldiers are rude to each other, alien soldiers are polite., Mush , Human soldiers are rude to each other, alien soldiers are polite., Mush , Any desired material that is named “unobtainium.” Un-obtain-ium. meaning “Can Not Get.”, Msuh , (Note: I have only seen this once, but MAN was it stupid.) Any scene where a mathematically inclined character is asked to capture or locate something, and the character’s response is to build a cage, step inside, and declare his location (namely the inside of the cage) as being “outside.”, Mush , If you get to see a younger version of some character, he/she will wear the exact same color scheme as what he/she wears in adulthood. , Mush , Note: there are some variations to the previously listed cliché: Variation #1. the younger version of the character wears lighter colors of the same basic outfit [example: someone who wears a red jacket in adulthood may wear a pink shirt as a child] , Mush , Note: there are some variations to the previously listed cliché: Variation #2 the younger character may have a different article of clothing that is the same color as what he/she will wear as an adult. [example: someone who always wears a red jacket as an adult, may be seen wearing a uniform with bright red buttons.] , Mush , If a daemon comes out of the TV, it is a shape shifter that goes from themes like “cowboy” to “astronaut” in a flash of static (or snow screen).

The Christmas Catch (The Holiday Romance Collection Two Book

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Additionally, diverse societies have always ultimately collapsed due to infighting & disunity among all the different ethnic/racial groups [e.g. the Roman Empire; an example of a collapse-in-the-making is America; circa WW2, when America was at its peak militarily, economically, and culturally, it was also at its most racially homogeneous (90% White); ever since desegregation and the legalization of non-white immigration, America has become much more diverse - and has been on a steady but sure decline].

Just for Christmas Night (The Blue Dynasty Book 3)

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There's nothing like leaving the present day behind to give you the ultimate escapist thrill. Breakfast is to the left of speckled-ness, and does if and only if magnet. This year we are thrilled to recognize two literary “stars”: Karan Mahajan for his novel The Association of Small Bombs and Deb Olin Unferth for admirable civic contributions, in particular for her work with writers who are incarcerated in the Texas prison system. May be taken for credit two times as topics vary.

A Literary Christmas

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Reading it is like being inside a bass drum, you're literally vibrating with the beats of the sentences. How do you create atmosphere in your writing? I really loved it and thought it was an excellent film, but as science fiction goes it wasn't exactly original. But the same could be said for costumes in SF. This course provides an introduction to the study of the history, communities, and cultures of different Asian American people in the United States. Organization follows the scheme of the book (e.g., chronological, explanatory).

Noelle's Christmas Wedding: Christian Contemporary Christmas

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If anyone says anything to you, tell him that the Lord needs them, and he will send them right away... Good, then I'm the only one deranged enough to think of it! Young readers who enjoy basketball will love this book. Reading Workshop Daily: We will listen to the audio version of the text as students follow along in their books for the first chapter, and then the students will read independently and in groups for the second chapter.

Six Christmas Stories

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Be sure and type name, email address, and other contact information on first page of your manuscript. This evidence suggests that moving beyond a single text as a source for building students' understanding is an important instructional approach. The optional Projectable Book with Prompts engages students in further discussion about a book as they participate in a variety of tasks that allow them to practice citing evidence in support of their answers.