10 Writing Truths for Reluctant Teens: How can you encourage your teen when he feels stuck? What should you tell him when he can’t seem to get started writing?

Go Teen Writers: How to Turn Your First Draft into a Published Book

201 writing prompts to get kids and teens writing this summer.

If you've never read this, go to your local library and open a new world...an innocent world in some ways but yet a close minded world of prejudice and hate, and with characters who stood by their convictions.Were people really so full of integrity?Has the world changed so much that it's become hard to even comprehend ppl being so decent and standing up for what they believed in? A must read.

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You’ll find all these in the Extras section of Go Teen Writers: How to Turn Your First Draft Into a Published Book, but here they are in a printable form for your convenience!

This site has tons of awesome writing prompts-- definitely high school level, but love the way they're presented!

Go Teen Writers: How to Develop Your Story Idea Into A List of Key Scenes - Part 1

7 Pinterest Ideas for High School Writing ** This can start in middle school as well. I think the idea of practicing by reading short passages is a great idea and way to start.

Go Teen Writers: Editing in Layers: Seven Things to Search For In Your Manuscript

45 Ways to Avoid using "Very" #writing #editing #tips

5 Ways to Make The Most of Your Main Character's Best Friend goteenwriters.blogspot.com/2013/10/5-ways-to-make-most-of-your-characters.html

Don't get bored with normal feeling words . . .

Best apocalyptic book ever! Everyone needs to read this!

10 Rules for Writing

With all the reviews of this book that are out there, I'll only say this: Don't limit your reading to what you see as "appropriate" for grownups. Some of the most moving and well-written fiction being written today is being written for teens and young adults. This book is no exception. But I'm a big John Green fan, so perhaps you should read it for yourself....hint hint hint.

5 easy adjustments teens can make to their writing

I just love this website so stinkin' much.

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After a family tragedy, Jacob feels compelled to explore an abandoned orphanage on an island off the coast of Wales, discovering disturbing facts about the children who were kept there.

Getting started on a good story