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Holly West

New York, NY

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http://www.swoonreads.com
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Bio

Senior Editor at Swoon Reads and Feiwel & Friends. Giant geek. Dedicated fangirl. Half-Elven Rogue Cleric. Also answers to That-Girl-Who-Reads-A-Lot.

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Most Recent Blog Posts

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

Ask an Editor: What IS Story?

Technically a story is just a narrative. Anything that is told in any medium. But, that is NOT how we use the term. When we say something like “Story is King” we mean something very different than just the narrative. But the easiest way to define Story is probably to describe what it is not:The Story is not the hook.The ... Read More

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Holly West, writing, Advice, ask an editor
Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

11 Swoon Books, as Tagged by AO3 (Part II)

As a giant geek and fangirl, I’m a HUGE fan of fanfiction. I think it’s a wonderful place to learn the craft of writing, and more than that, it’s a ton of fun. Who doesn’t want to spend more time reading about the characters they love? So, needless to say, I spend a lot of time (maybe a little too ... Read More

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Bound to You, fanfiction, Amid Stars and Darkness, Holly West, reading, The Invention of Sophie Carter, Just Friends, We Are the Ghosts, These Vicious Masks, book recommendations, kiss cam, Been Here All Along, Kissing Max Holden
Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

11 Swoon Books, as Tagged by AO3 (Part I)

As a giant geek and fangirl, I’m a HUGE fan of fanfiction. I think it’s a wonderful place to learn the craft of writing, and more than that, it’s a ton of fun. Who doesn’t want to spend more time reading about the characters they love? So, needless to say, I spend a lot of time (maybe a little too ... Read More

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traveler, fanfiction, How The Light Gets In, Mind Games, Holly West, reading, Going Off Script, All the Feels, Dreamer, You Don't Know My Name, You Won't Know I'm Gone, book recommendations, Love Charms and Other Catastrophes, The Hummingbird Dagger, You Won't See Me Coming, Love Fortunes and Other Disasters

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