09
OCT
2013

STOLEN cover reveal!

Novellas seem to be all the rage in YA these days, and I am so very happy (and grateful!) that I’ve had the opportunity to write one set in the TAKEN universe. STOLEN is a prequel e-novella releasing February 4th. I’ll tell you all about it in a minute, but...
26
AUG
2013

Back to School Giveaway

It’s that time of the year again. The air is crisp. The days are growing shorter. I can see the school buses making their rounds when I peer out the window in the morning. My favorite season is nearly here. But the first signs of Fall also mean that a new school year is...
23
MAY
2013

It’s almost BEA time!

Next week is BEA!!! For those living under a rock, Book Expo America is a gigantic book fair/publishing conference (the largest in North America, I believe), and this year it takes place 5/30-6/1 at the Javits Center in New York City. All sorts of industry professionals will be...
14
MAY
2013

The Young Authors Give Back Tour (and how you can help unveil TAKEN2’s title)

I’ve been given the green light to share TAKEN2’s title, but because I’m evil, I’m going to make you work for it. (But not too hard, I promise.) I’ve got a lot coming up in the next few weeks. I’m heading to BEA for some fun events, and then...
19
APR
2013

Debut week wrap-up, plus event reminders

Once again, my thoughts are with Boston as I write this post. I’m hoping the next bit of news we hear is GOOD news, because seriously, this week has been a shocking, sad series of events. I hope everyone in and around the city is staying safe. In the TAKEN world, a lot has...
01
APR
2013

The #TakenWithTAKEN Contest

Two years today, TAKEN sold to HarperTeen. Two weeks from tomorrow, it will finally be on shelves. Putting a book into the world takes not only many months, but many people, and I can sense a long-winded thank you post in the near future. But until then, I want to kick off Taken...