As I gear up for this year's NaNoWriMo, I'm making reading lists. I've never won NaNoWriMo. I always run out of steam. I don't want that to happen anymore!
I've chosen YA urban fantasy as my genre of choice this year. So far I know I want it to be a story about a girl who has to save her sister. I feel that's vague enough that I can express it without worries of anyone stealing my idea. I have established a writing LJ parallel to this one, entitled
Here are my reading lists that I'm using as resources:
Bildungsroman: Fantasy Novels for Kids and Teens
Bildungsroman: Monster Mash
Bildungsroman: Vamping It Up
YALSA: Magic in the Real World
Anyone have any other list suggestions? I'm looking for lists rather than titles, because it's nice to get lots of info in one place.