Imagine a small medieval village behind a tall wall. Within the walls, the whole village is dedicated to reading and writing. The whole village seems like a magical bookstore! Nice, huh? Now, stop dreaming and open your eyes because this village exists and it is located in Spain, just two hours northwest of Madrid. Its name is Urueña.. Continue reading Urueña: A village in Spain full of books!
John Connolly was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1968. He’s an Irish writer who has published more than 15 novels so far. He is best known for “The Book of Lost Things” and his series of novels starring private detective Charlie Parker.. Continue reading Writing Tips (from John Connolly)
Susan Wheeler is an illustrator who created the nostalgic wonderland of «Holly Pond Hill». She believes that the purpose of an original Artist is to painted the world with love and life.
Enjoy some of his Artwork.. ♥✿ Continue reading Susan Wheeler (Famous Illustrators)
John Ernst Steinbeck was an American author. He won the 1962 Nobel Prize in Literature and he has been called “a giant of American letters” as many of his works are considered classics of Western Literature. During his writing career, he authored 27 books. The Pulitzer Prize-winning “The Grapes of Wrath” (1939) is considered Steinbeck’s masterpiece.. Continue reading Writing Tips (from John Steinbeck)
Ernest Hemingway was one of the greatest American writers of the 20th Century. He was a novelist, short story writer and journalist. His economical and understated style had a strong influence on 20th-Century Fiction, while his life of adventure and his public image influenced later generations.
His most popular work, “The Old Man and the Sea”, earned a Pulitzer Prize in 1953.. Continue reading Writing Tips (from Ernest Hemingway)