Tag: book titles

Title Trend: The Nouns of Full Names (YA Edition)
By February 13, 2019 0 Comments Read More →

Title Trend: The Nouns of Full Names (YA Edition)

From The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn to The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, authors have used “the noun of full name” titling method to effectively pitch their stories to readers, giving them the who and the what right off the bat. Due to the sheer volume of examples I’ve found (literally hundreds), I’ll be breaking up this title […]

Title Trend: The Books at the End of the World
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Title Trend: The Books at the End of the World

For some, the “end of the world” is a faraway place to wonder about or even travel to. For others, it’s an event (usually not a pretty one, maybe with locusts and crying). As we ponder what exactly awaits us at the end of the world, let’s explore the ideas offered us by some books already […]

Attack of the Title Change: U. K. Books for U. S. Audiences
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Attack of the Title Change: U. K. Books for U. S. Audiences

I was eight years old when I read my first Harry Potter book, so when my nephew turned eight, I was more excited about finally being able to share Harry Potter with him than anything else. As I was living in England at the time, I decided to buy the first book in the series […]

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