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Authors-In-Training is all about writing, literature, and storytelling elements. It’s a podcast for everyone, from novices to experts, talking about the craft of writing and sharing experiences

Authors-In-Training is all about writing, literature, and storytelling elements. It’s a podcast for everyone, from novices to experts, talking about the craft of writing and sharing experiences
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United States

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Authors-In-Training is all about writing, literature, and storytelling elements. It’s a podcast for everyone, from novices to experts, talking about the craft of writing and sharing experiences

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English


Episodes

Episode 84: Would You Buy It? #6

7/18/2018
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It’s time to see which books Halle and Marissa will buy from a new batch of summaries. From hilarious to downright strange, listen in and join in on the fun!

Duration:01:03:26

Episode 83: Book Trope Bingo: Mystery

7/15/2018
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Once again Halle and Marissa have taken book tropes of one genre and thrown them onto bingo cards to see if their chosen books can earn them the win. This time they see if they have a book that can conquer Mystery. Grab your own bingo card from facebook at facebook.com/authorstraining and play along!

Duration:00:56:23

Episode 82: Hard-boiled

7/11/2018
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Marissa and Halle have found another subgenre to research but this time in the Crime Fiction genre. Come listen in and learn about Hard-boiled and see if any books you’ve read is a part of this subgenre.

Duration:00:29:11

Episode 81: What We Have Learned

7/8/2018
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It has been a year since Authors-In-Training began so Halle and Marissa are here to talk about what they learned. The journey has been interesting and they are excited to share how they have changed since Authors-In-Training debuted. Come listen in and join in on the fun.

Duration:01:54:14

Episode 80: Our Writing Mistakes

7/4/2018
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Everyone makes mistakes. Halle and Mariss know that better than most when it comes to writing and have accomulated a list of what has gone wrong. Come listen in and see what mistakes they have made over the years.

Duration:01:54:04

Episode 79: What’s That Title?

6/27/2018
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Halle and Marissa have come up with a new game! This time one of them shall read the other a summary and four options for the title. Each person has two life lines to try to help them find the answer. Come listen in and see if you can guess the right title.

Duration:01:26:00

Episode 78: What If?: Clockwork Angel

6/24/2018
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Halle and Marissa are back asking what if questions where they then try to see the changes that would be made. Today’s book is Clockwork Angel. Come listen in to what they’ve asked.

Duration:01:24:44

Episode 77: Book Fairs

6/20/2018
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They happen all over town and occur more than you think. Halle and Marissa have gone to a good number of them and are ready to tell what you will need and maybe even share a story or two. Come listen in and join the fun.

Duration:00:53:00

Episode 76: Our Favorite Sidekicks

6/13/2018
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Sidekicks are an important part of a story. Whether you love them or hate them, they are here to stay. Halle and Marissa are back to talk about their favorites and why they love them. Come listen in and see if your favorite made the list!

Duration:01:05:56

Episode 75: Line Editing

6/3/2018
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Line editing is not clearly defined, so Halle and Marissa are here to provide a clearer picture of what it is and what it isn’t. Come listen in and see if line editing is what you thought.

Duration:00:38:11

Episode 74: Guess the Book #4

5/30/2018
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It’s time to play Guess the Book again! How well do Halle and Marissa know some of their favorite books? Listen and play along, and see if they can recognize their favorite books by a small section alone.

Duration:00:58:41

Episode 73: What If?: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

5/20/2018
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A new game has arrived! What If? is where Halle and Marissa take a book and ask what if questions where they then try to see the changes that would be made. Today’s book is The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Come listen in to what they’ve asked.

Duration:01:00:02

Episode 72: Dialogue

5/16/2018
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t is rare to see a novel without dialogue. If you need some tips on how to write it or just want to listen in to test your knowledge, Halle and Marissa have the dos, don’ts, and tips for dialogue.

Duration:01:18:30

Episode 71: Hugging Mother with your Creativity

5/13/2018
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Happy Mother’s Day! To celebrate mothers and all that they do, Halle and Marissa have found some writing exercises all about mothers. Come listen in and try out these new exercises.

Duration:01:26:21

Episode 70: Uplift

5/9/2018
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Marissa and Halle have found another subgenre to research but this time in the Science Fiction genre. Come listen in and learn about Uplift and see if any books you’ve read is a part of this subgenre.

Duration:00:28:23

Episode 69: Story Time: Warlock Homes - My Grave Ritual

5/6/2018
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Warlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson return once again. Join them on their zany and no doubt supernatural adventures as they blunder toward their doom. Halle and Marissa will read one of these adventures, so you can get a sneak peak before anyone else! Warlock Homes: My Grave Ritual releases on May 15th, 2018 You can pre-order it here: https://goo.gl/S15e3K

Duration:02:45:27

Episode 68: My Least Favorite Villains

4/25/2018
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Marissa is once again by herself but this time talking about her least favorite villains. From Twilight to the Phantom of the Opera, there’s a villain for her to discuss and breakdown why they fell flat. Come listen in and see if your least favorite made it onto the list.

Duration:00:44:20

Episode 67: My Least Favorite Sequels

4/18/2018
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Marissa is by herself talking about her least favorite sequels. From Twilight to Harry Potter, there’s a sequel for her to discuss and breakdown why the book fell flat compared to the first. Come listen in and see if your least favorite made it onto the list.

Duration:00:37:19

Episode 66: Book Trope Bingo: YA Novel

4/15/2018
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Once again Halle and Marissa have taken book tropes of one genre and thrown them onto bingo cards to see if their chosen books can earn them the win. This time they tackle Young Adult novels and their infamous tropes. Grab your own bingo card from facebook at facebook.com/authorstraining and play along!

Duration:00:56:12

Episode 65: The Author Debate - Fixing Twilight

4/4/2018
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Twilight has a bad reputation for being a bad book. Many people have thought about what they could do to fix it. Is there a way to fix it? Maybe all Twilight needs is a new villain. Halle and Marissa go head-to-head again as they debate over what villain would make Twilight a better book: Damon Salvatore from Vampire Diaries or Hannibal Lecter from the Hannibal TV show?

Duration:01:12:32