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  • Looking for your next great read? We're showcasing our favorite new and upcoming titles at MUGS Coffee & Tea, 3627 Nichol Avenue, on Thursday, December 4 at 6:00pm. We'll talk about books from every genre, from mysteries to science fiction to biographies, so you're sure to find something you'll ...

    By Liz O.

  • Are you participating in National Novel Writing Month? Have you already written a book? If you're wondering how to take your book from your hard drive (or notebook, if you're old school like this writer!) to other people's physical or digital bookshelves, join us next Monday, November 17 at 6:00pm for ...

    By Liz O.

  • For everyone out there participating in NaNoWriMo, here are five character exercises to help you break through writer's block and add momentum to your writing. 1. The worst possible thing What is the worst possible thing that could happen to your main character? Write that scene. Now, how can you make ...

    By Liz O.

  • APL is an official Come Write In location for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) participants. Stop by to work on your novel and pick up a list of websites and books that will help you with your project. Whether your goal is to write 50,000 words or 5 this month, APL has quiet places for you to ...

    By Liz O.

  • Have you written a book? Are you writing one now, and wondering what to do next? Join us in the Cardinal Room on Monday, November 17 at 6:00pm for Publishing Paths 101, a panel featuring authors Brenda Maxfield and Annie Sullivan. Panelists will discuss the three main paths to publication -- working ...

    By Liz O.

  • The Anderson Public Library will be an official Come Write In location this year, inviting National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) participants to work on their projects at the library. In addition to providing a quiet space to write, we'll have book displays and post encouragement and advice here and ...

    By Liz O.