The 25 Best Fantasy Books & Novels of All Time: Our Top Picks

The 25 Best Fantasy Books & Novels of All Time: Our Top Picks

Have you ever thought about writing a fantasy novel? Take inspiration from the greats and find out why their writing works. Here's our list of some of the best fantasy books of all time.

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Best Romance Novels of All Time: Top 60+ Love Books

Best Romance Novels of All Time: Top 60+ Love Books

Continuing our Essential Reading series, this month we’re focusing on romance novels, from the classics to the breathless reads of today’s masters.

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The Best Historical Fiction Novels Ever

The Best Historical Fiction Novels Ever

If you are anything like us, your favorite way to learn about history is by immersing yourself in a fictional world shaped by actual events. For this list, we specifically chose works covering events or time periods over 30 years before the time of writing.

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How to Enrich Your Story With World-Building

How to Enrich Your Story With World-Building

Your characters need a place for the story to unfold. It can’t happen in limbo. Even if the world looks like your own, it’s still essential to build it for your reader. Here are our tips for getting started with world-building.

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Writing App Reviews: this time we check out Fictionary

Writing App Reviews: this time we check out Fictionary

Fictionary is your story editor who makes sure you don’t have gaping plot holes and character snafus. ProWritingAid is your copyeditor who makes your manuscript shine.

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The Best Facebook Groups for Writers

The Best Facebook Groups for Writers

Back in 2017, we listed our favorite Facebook groups and tons of readers wrote in sharing amazing groups that hadn't made the cut. So, for 2020, we're adding more great Facebook groups to our list.

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25 Crime Novels to Add to Your TBR

25 Crime Novels to Add to Your TBR

What are the best crime novels ever written? Here's our definitive list!

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ProWritingAid Reviews: Ulysses

ProWritingAid Reviews: Ulysses

We know that ProWritingAid users like a bit of writing technology, so this month we begin a new series that looks at some of the best writing platforms out there. With so many options, and more being developed every day, how do you know which one is right for you. We sent one of our favourite freelancers, Kathy Edens, out to give them all a test run and report back. This month, she looks at Ulysses.

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Our Top 25 Christmas Reads

Our Top 25 Christmas Reads

'Tis the season, folks! We've got a list of the 25 best Christmas books ever written. Take a look and let us know if your favorite made the cut.

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Mr., Mrs., Ms., and Miss: Everything You Need to Know About Titles

Mr., Mrs., Ms., and Miss: Everything You Need to Know About Titles

When do you use Mr.? Mrs.? Miss? In this article, we break down how to use titles for men and women, with cheat sheets and easy explanations.

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Why is Homer Simpson So Memorable?

Why is Homer Simpson So Memorable?

Homer Simpson has only one focus in this world: himself. He has some pretty unlikable characteristics, I'm sure everyone can agree. Why do we love to hate Homer and hate to love him so much? Because he's a well-done anti-hero, that's why.

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Our Picks For The Horror Essential Reading List

Our Picks For The Horror Essential Reading List

We're sharing 30 horror stories everyone should devour. See which tales set readers' spines tingling, followed by our own top picks.

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How to Create Great Writing Habits In a Month

How to Create Great Writing Habits In a Month

NaNoWriMo isn't all about that 50,000 word target. It's also about developing a writing habit that will continue way beyond November. Here's how to use NaNoWriMo to make writing a priority all year round.

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How to Succeed In NaNoWriMo Whether You're a Planner of Pants-er

How to Succeed In NaNoWriMo Whether You're a Planner of Pants-er

Whether you're a planner or a pants-er, you're in good company. For every successful novelist out there, there's a different way of approaching writing a novel - and they all think their's is the right way. Find out which bestselling authors plan their novels down to the chapter and which fly by the seat of their proverbial pants.

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Why Where You Write Matters

Why Where You Write Matters

You'll learn a lot about yourself and your writing during NaNoWriMo. How you like to plan, how you organize yourself, the people you have around you; all of this is part of your writing environment, and that's what we're focusing on today.

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