Best Selling Romance Novels

Romance novels are one of the most popular genre in modern literature and is read in over 90 different languages all across the world. Romance category consists of 9 subgenres such as fantasy, science fiction, paranormal, historical, contemporary, time-travel, inspirational, erotic, and multicultural romance. Even though the genre has millions of followers worldwide, it still…

A Ridiculously Intriguing Summary of ‘In Dubious Battle’

On Screen… On 30th January 2015, Hollywood announced that the book has inspired a screen adaptation which will be starred and directed by James Franco. John Steinbeck was born on 27th February, 1902 in Salinas, California, into an affluent farming community of that period. Most of his stories are centered around these geographic surroundings, and…

5 Important Things to Consider While Choosing a Pen Name

“While I was writing I assumed it would be published under a pseudonym, and that liberated me: what I wrote was exactly what I wanted to read.” ― Nicholson Baker A pen name has many synonyms―fictitious name, professional name, pseudonym, nom de plume, and nom de guerre. On the other hand, I came across a…

Biography of Robert Frost

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” ― Robert Frost Robert Frost was an American poet whose contributions to the world of literature are still valuable. His works are read and quoted even today. He is greatly recognized for his unbiased and realistic depictions of rural life…

Autobiography Samples: How to Write an Impressive Autobiography

Writing an autobiography could be an interesting journey taken to our past. It also gives you an opportunity to relive the best moments from your life. An autobiography is defined as a book about a person’s life written by the person himself/herself. William Taylor first used the term ‘autobiography’ although deprecatingly. According to him, autobiography…

Fundraising Letter Examples

In recent years, there has been an unprecedented increase in the number of fundraising activities. An increasingly large number of people are coming forward to join non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and similar charity agencies to help the less fortunate. Fundraising ideas for non-profit organizations that include fundraising events may differ in their concepts and approach. However,…

Life of Anne Frank: A Biography

“As long as this exists, this sunshine and this cloudless sky, and as long as I can enjoy it, how can I be sad?” ― Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl Anne Frank (1929 – 1945) was a teen writer who went into hiding during the Holocaust. During her two years of hiding,…

35 Common Phrases You’ve Been Saying Incorrectly

‘Perceived Usage‘ and ‘Grammar Violations‘, both, are common occurrences in present times, and mainly a result of lifestyle changes and technological advancements. It is somewhat true that, in life, we learn more by experience than from textbooks. For example, take the English language. It’s so much simpler for a person to study the language when…