Romantic Fiction, not of the Paranormal Variety

Posted on Wednesday, July 25, 2012 by Nichole_TeenLit

My Life next Door I know, I know...this is supposed to be a blog about paranormal things, but I have read some of the best realistic, romantic fiction for teens these past few weeks and they warrant some attention on the blog. It's almost impossible to write teen fiction, paranormal or not, and exclude romance because it's integral to nearly every teens life. High school is when you start . . . more »

Shape Shifters are the new Vampires

Posted on Friday, July 20, 2012 by Nichole_TeenLit

The Gathering It seems that shape shifters have now worked their way into teen literature. First there was the series by Kelley Armstrong that started with The Gathering, followed by the new teen series by Kai Meyer, Arcadia Awakens. The most recent title that I read was Shifting by Bethany Wiggins. Most of these stories fit the true paranormal mold, a love interest and some sort of . . . more »


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