INFOGRAPHIC: Paraphrase Versus Plagiarism

Many thanks to Nancy from www.plagiarismcheck.org who’s been in touch with this great infographic detailing the difference between paraphrasing and plagiarism. As a writer and content/social media marketer, plagiarism is a very real concern, so I’ll definitely be bookmarking this for future reference! For more on plagiarism and samey stories, check out the following links too:…

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Guest Posts On The LVH Site

Guest Posts On The LVH Site

Calling Authors And Readers This blog is all about books and reading. We ALWAYS wants to hear from readers, authors, screenwriters, book bloggers and everyone else who LOVES books and reading as much as we do. So, if this is you, then be sure to get in touch! On this site: BOOK VS. FILM –…

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DYSTOPIAN NOVEMBER: 6 MUSTS In YA Dystopian Novels

This post originally appeared on Bang2write, my writing tips site and was written by the talented Olivia Brennan. There’s a certain formula that goes into creating a successful bestselling book series and franchise such as The Hunger Games, Divergent or The Maze Runner series. Not everybody has the secret recipe for “Creating Katniss”, but with…

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What Can Screenwriters Learn From Crime Fiction?

Over at Scriptmag, I’ve had a column on screenwriting for several years. To shake things up, I’ve decided to put crime fiction under the spotlight and discover what screenwriters can learn from this genre. Enjoy! Remember, if you want to read the whole article, CLICK HERE or on any of the pics! 1) Crime fiction…

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MY BOOKS – All About THE DECISION: LIZZIE’S STORY

It’s London Book Fair 2016! Since it’s LBF, I thought I’d share something a little different from crime fiction this Writer Wednesday. Here’s a look at THE DECISION: LIZZIE’S STORY my YA Novel, published in 2013 by Rowohlt, Berlin in the German Language and myself in English. A teenage German reader wrote to me recently…

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Authors & Readers – sign up here!

Are you a fellow author? Or perhaps you just love reading … In which case, join my NEW EMAIL LIST, HERE. Via this occasional list, you will obtain exclusive first access to offers, as well as tips, links and free stuff that will NOT go out to my other lists. What are you waiting for?? SIGN…

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Want To Be A Writer? Then Just Write!

I get asked all the time via B2W’s Twitter and Facebook, “HOW do I become a writer?” But the answer is frustratingly simple … JUST WRITE! If you want to improve your writing – or your chances! – then check out my site, Bang2write, for lots of free writing resources and downloads.

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