Emma Chastain

Author Guest Post

How to Write a Novel in 6 Easy Steps

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by Emma Chastain

I’ve wanted to write a book since I was in first grade, but for three and a half decades, I didn’t. Below, I’ve listed the six things that helped me finally get off my butt and do it. I’m an internet-addicted lazybones, and the tactics I used might not be relevant for more organized, motivated […]

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Q&A Round-Up With Emma Chastain

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by The Riveted Team

Emma Chastain, debut author of Confessions of a High School Disaster, has been busy! With Confessions having just come out earlier this month, she’s been making the rounds online, fielding interviews and Q&A’s, while her book toured the blogosphere for two weeks. Being fans of Chloe Snow and Confessions, we’re not ashamed to admit we’ve […]

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Bookish DIY

Bullet Journal for Books

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by Julie Jarema

If you’re reading this, I can only assume that you read all the time and finish stacks and stacks of books each year. Unfortunately, if you’re anything like me, it’s difficult to remember the finer details of most of these books. Though Goodreads has been helpful in keeping track of the number of books I’ve […]

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Embarrassing Diary Entries

Confessions
by Janine Perez

I’ll admit that I’ve never kept a diary. I always wanted to, but I hated my penmanship and could never remember to write in it every day. However, my love of books like The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot and now Confessions of a High School Disaster by Emma Chastain, have made me regret my […]

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Reasons to Read

Theater People are the WORST.

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by Keri Horan

They have no redeeming qualities, really. First of all, they aren’t the least bit attractive. And they definitely can’t do amazing, super-hero-like things. They’re not uplifting, encouraging, or inspiring. At. All. And they’re not top-notch athletes either. They aren’t insanely talented. They might as well just go home. Because they aren’t some of the most accepting […]

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