Katy Huth Jones

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Katy Huth Jones grew up in a family where creative juices overflowed and made puddles to splash in. She has been a published author since 1992, and her writing journey has taken her in many unexpected directions.

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Katy Huth Jones I always get stuck in the middle of a book. Sometimes I get unstuck by going back and reading what I've already written to immerse myself in the story…moreI always get stuck in the middle of a book. Sometimes I get unstuck by going back and reading what I've already written to immerse myself in the story again. Sometimes all I can do is put pen to paper and start writing, even if it's just a list of objects in the room. It's been called "priming the pump."(less)
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Monday Review by the Book Dragon: Christmas + dinosaurs + dystopian world = great story year 'round!


 The Book Dragon has finished Corinna Turner's expanded A Very Jurassic Christmas novella and gives it five rip-roaring claws!

My review: I had read the original short story version in the Catholic Teen Book anthology Gifts: Visible and Invisible and wondered what happened next to the wonderful characters Ms. Turner has created in her dystopian, dinosaur-filled series. I'm glad she decided Read more of this blog post »
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“Fear gripped Caelis by the throat, making his heart pound so hard he suddenly felt invincible.”
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Melissa Storm Hi Katy. Yup, I devoured Percy Jackson--a book per day, I think. Good recommendation ;-)


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