November 2008 (Issue 297)

 

COVER STORY

SHARON PAGE
The steamy conclusion to her erotica series leads to a mainstream historical romance for this rising star.

COMIC BELIEF
Marjorie M. Liu, Sherrilyn Kenyon and Laurell K. Hamilton are some of the authors moving into the comic books arena. But are fans buying it?

 

FEATURES

M.J. ROSE
Past lives and reincarnation are at the heart of her Reincarnationist series. Is she a believer?
JACK THE RIPPER LEGACY
Author Jana Oliver examines the fascination that readers and moviegoers have with this ultimate villain and why his archetype endures in fiction.
LIKE, TOTALLY TEEN-TASTIC
Use this guide -- and our giant giveaway! -- to get started reading the best in the young adult fiction world.

CLUBHOUSE: Author Spotlights  and News

Jonathan Kellerman
How guitar-playing complements his writing.
Lori Handeland
A real woman inspired her new protagonist.
Jordan Summers
Her new heroine has bite.
Mike Shepherd
His princess/space captain series continues.
John Scalzi
A journey from e-book author to bestseller.
Michele Bardsley
What it takes to investigate the vamps.
Pat Simmons
Family inspired her new book's Deaf hero.

FAN FORUM: Reader Columns

Under the Covers
Series Rap Sheet
Book Sleuth
Paperback Roundup
Contests and Giveaways
Travel Spot
Meet the Reviewer

PROS ON PROSE

AN AGENT'S PERSPECTIVE
Jessica Faust analyzes a young-adult manuscript and highlights the importance of teenspeak.
THE WRITING JOURNEY
While waiting for feedback from an editor, Jennifer Madsen continues to write -- this time with family in mind.

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