Category Archives: fantasy

Guest — Bill Allen

(From Debra:  Help us welcome one of our terrific new authors!  His middle-grade fantasy HOW TO SLAY A DRAGON was a January release—a very funny book and a quest our hero’s school didn’t cover in 7th grade.) Hi Riders! Thanks … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy, Uncategorized, Y.A., YA, YA fiction, young adult, Young Adult fiction | 30 Comments

Modern Day Pirates

I don’t know what it is about human nature that makes us romanticize outlaws. A look at film lists suggests it’s not a purely American quality. But for whatever reason people are drawn to the violent among us, even if … Continue reading

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DEBRA – Announcing Bell Bridge Books

Well, we’ve gone and done it. Decided to open a new imprint over at BelleBooks. Yep. I’m still getting a few hours sleep every day so adding more to the workday shouldn’t be a problem. I bet you think I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Bell Bridge Books, BelleBooks, cover art, dark fantasy, debra dixon, ebook publishing, fantasy, print on demand, urban fantasy | 20 Comments

Debra – Witch Way to the Monday Morning Review ?

Those of you who know me will find this fairly amusing. I’ve agreed to do a young adult story for an anthology about a high school of witches. Yep. Young adult. High School. Witches. I read a ton of fantasy, … Continue reading

Posted in book review, fantasy, four elements, high school, holly black, louise rennison, stephenie meyer, witch, young adult | 8 Comments