Popular novels of the 1990sSeptember 1, 2021 – 08:50 am

Popular novels of the 1990s

The 1990s was the last decade of the century and the millennium, and although science fiction has been around for centuries, it feels like the genre blossomed in the second half of the 20th century. By the last decade it feels fantasy flavored SF had overtaken hard science fiction in popular appeal, but many of the most successful science fiction books of the 1990s were about space travel. Vernor Vinge, Iain M. Banks, Dan Simmons, and Peter F. Hamilton… Lifestyle Blog

New novels by Stephen KingAugust 12, 2021 – 08:47 am

New novels by Stephen King

Return to the dark side … Stephen King, whose novel Revival will mark a return to the horror genre. Photograph: Steve Schofield It said: In a small New England town, over half a century ago, a shadow falls over a small boy playing with his toy soldiers. Jamie Morton looks up to see a striking man, the new minister. Charles Jacobs, along with his beautiful wife, will transform the local church … When tragedy strikes the Jacobs family, this charismatic…

Young Adult novels 2015July 23, 2021 – 08:42 am

Young Adult novels 2015

2015 Finalists The Carnival at Bray written by Jessie Ann Foley, published by Elephant Rock Books. In 1993, the grunge movement is at its height and Maggie Lynch is living comfortably in Chicago, near Nanny Ei and Uncle Kevin, her musical guru. After her impulsive mother marries and moves the family to a tiny Irish village, Maggie struggles to adjust to the changing world around her. The Story of Owen: Dragon Slayer of Trondheim written by E.K. Johnston…

Short Stories for studentsJuly 3, 2021 – 08:29 am

Short Stories for students

Check out these 5 Motivational and Inspiring short stories about life, stories that will make you smile. 1. Everyone Has a Story in Life A 24 year old boy seeing out from the train’s window shouted… “Dad, look the trees are going behind!” Dad smiled and a young couple sitting nearby, looked at the 24 year old’s childish behavior with pity, suddenly he again exclaimed… “Dad, look the clouds are running with us!” The couple couldn’t resist and said…

Are novels double spacedJune 13, 2021 – 08:28 am

Are novels double spaced

Much has changed along the journey from typewriters to setting type on computers. Still, there are a number of typewriting conventions that are no longer relevant but which stubbornly refuse to go away. At the top of this list is the practice of putting two spaces between sentences. Forget about tolerating differences of opinion: typographically speaking, typing two spaces before the start of a new sentence is absolutely, unequivocally wrong. Why…

Ten novels and their authorsMay 24, 2021 – 08:27 am

Ten novels and their authors

The authors of Inspired by Life and Fiction are giving away ten of their novels to one lucky reader. All you have to do is subscribe to get blog posts via email. It’s easy to do. Scroll down to the subscription box you’ll find at the bottom of this blog post (below the author bio and above the comment section). After entering and submitting your email address, you will receive a confirmation email. You must click the link provided in that email to…

Novels Of Farhat IshtiaqMay 4, 2021 – 08:23 am

Novels Of Farhat Ishtiaq

After the phenomenal success of “Humsafar”, a joined chemistry of Farhat Ishtiaq and Hum TV will soon be getting on air on Hum TV. Bin Roye Aansu is one of the best write ups and very close to the heart of Farhat Ishtiaq. It will be the second project that will be going on air with the collaboration of the writer and Humtv. Been directed by Hassam Hussain, the upcoming drama enjoys a rich cast, starring Humayun Saeed, Mahira Khan, Armeena Rana Khan…