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Prediction: The Next Phenomenon

Ever hear of Harry Potter? If you haven’t, have you been living under a rock?

Heard of Twilight? Most of us have. If you managed to escape the damaging shrills of vampire fan girls, lucky you.

So what do these big name book titles have in common? Well, they all became a phenomenon.

In the book world, it gets hit with a new phenomenon, on average, in a cycle of every five years. Once you realise what the newest hot trend is, it is sometimes too late to jump onto the bandwagon—at least, for writers.

The vampires have had their spotlight, but the question now is: what’s next? Continue reading

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