One Tortured Immigrants’ Son: Shelter: A Novel by Jung Yun

I want so much to know whether Jung Yun has a second book in process. And if so, when I will be able to get hold of it. It is not often that I am stunned and bewitched by a novel, particularly a debut novel. All too often I understand the characters too early, push […]

On Genre

So I’m writing a book. Rather, I wrote a book. A novel. Years ago – when it had emerged from the hatchery but was still weak and blind and needed basically everything from me – I bashfully called it a “project.” After a few months of nurturing it, I told a few family members about […]

In The Beginning . . . There Was This Really Bad Book.

My name is Chrinda Jones, a blogger for Readers Unbound, a writer of fan fiction and original stories and, like a lot of people these days, an aspiring author. My editor asked me to share with you the front row view of the carnival ride that aptly describes my journey to independent authorship. You’re probably […]