Faith & Culture
Addie Zierman | My friend and fellow writer Addie blogs about faith, family, and writing, and every single post is brilliant and beautiful in ways that slice deep into your heart.
The Rabbit Room | A group of Christian musicians, writers, and artists talking about anything and everything in a very articulate and artistic way.
The Redeeming Things | My church’s blog!
Books & Literature
InkSplotch | My friend Elyse adeptly weaves beautiful narratives about life, literature, faith, and beauty.
Book Rock Betty | Betty has some of my favorite book reviews around! Plus she also blogs about healthy beauty products, several of which I’ve purchased and LOVE.
The Librarian Who Doesn’t Say Shhh | Tara’s reviews and features are awesome, and she covers a wide range of books from YA novel to adult non-fiction.
The Perpetual Page-Turner | I LOVE Jamie’s blog, especially since she loves contemporary YA the way I do! If Jamie likes a book, I usually go buy it.
Maggie Stiefvater | Maggie is hilarious and sarcastic and artful, and you should follow her now.
John Green | DFTBA.
Courtney Summers | I am such a huge fan of Courtney Summers; she warmly and thoroughly answers so many questions from young writers on her Tumblr. She’s also gotten me thinking a lot about feminism.
Katherine Tegen Books | My publisher’s Tumblr often posts exactly what I need right when I need it.
Adventures in Agentland | My favorite feature is Love/Hate Wednesdays, when literary agent Natalie Lakosil talks about things she loves and hates in the world of agenting.
Books & Such | The wonderful literary agents at Books & Such offer so much helpful insight into publishing industry. I learn so much from them every single week.
Brooks Editorial | I love Ashley’s helpful tips and encouragement for the writing life!
Rachelle Gardner | The single most important blog for writers to follow. I learned almost everything I know about querying from Rachelle’s blog.
TERRIBLEMINDS | Chuck Wendig swears like it’s his job, but he’s freakin’ hilarious and has great writing advice.
Kathy Ellen Davis | Children’s author Kathy Ellen is one of the most creative people I’ve ever met in my whole life. You’ll love her book reviews and original artwork!
Well, there you go. Just a few new blogs for you to check out! What ones do you recommend I follow?
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