Jennifer Mannering
Jennifer Mannering asked Lauren Oliver:

Hi Ms Oliver, I'm currently working on a novel for young adults. Do you have any tips for a writer just starting out? I try to write as much as I can, but it's hard because I work full time, and really long hours. How did you first break into the publishing world? Thank you!

Lauren Oliver While I was writing Before I Fall I was working full time with an additional part time job, and I was in graduate school. I wrote a lot of the book on the subway going back and forth between everything else that I had to do. It can be really, really hard to find the time to write, but remember that even if you only wrote a page a day, you would have a 360 page book in just a year!

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