The local newspaper, The Press Democrat, has started a blog for teens. This blog features articles written by teens in Sonoma, Lake and Mendocino Counties. Several of the local high schools have already started blogging. Check it out at teenlife.blogs.pressdemocrat.com!
Blogfest 2009 has started!! What is Blogfest 2009? Its 40 teen authors answering 14 questions in 2 weeks on 1 blog. Blogfest 2009 started today and runs until October 4th. Authors have already started to answer the question “What made you start writing?” Here is a sample of some of the questions:
If you could have any super power, what would it be?
Have you ever just wanted to give up?
What hobbies do you have?
Some of the best Young Adult authors are participating in Blogfest 2009.
Holly Black author of Tithe: a modern faerie tale
Kate Brian author of Private & Privilege Series
Deb Caletti author of Honey, Baby, Sweetheart and more
Ellen Hopkins author of Crank, Burned, Impulse and more
D.J. MacHale author of Pendragon Series
Neal Shusterman author of Unwind and more
Scott Westerfeld author of Peeps, Uglies trilogy and more
If you ever wanted to know more about your favorite author check out Blogfest 2009!