Category Archives: News

Signed Copies of My Books Now Available in the DCI Online Bookstore!

If you have followed me for any length of time, you are probably aware of how proud I am to be affiliated with an amazing organization called Deaf Camps, Inc., a volunteer-run non-profit organization dedicated to providing fun, safe, communication-rich … Continue reading

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So many updates!

This month has been a whirlwind, and the next one looks like it will be the same!  I’ve got lots of news to share! Dagger and Coin releases next Tuesday! Kirkus calls it a “riveting fantasy sequel” and “[a] fine balance of … Continue reading

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Reviews and News

I’m heading off to the woods for one of my favorite weeks of the year – Deaf Camp. But before I go, here’s a roundup of some recent excitement and upcoming events. Reviews Earlier this week, Dagger and Coin received its … Continue reading

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SWORD AND VERSE is a finalist for the 2017 Compton Crook Award

I’m so excited to share that SWORD AND VERSE has been chosen as one of 6 finalists for the Compton Crook Award, awarded by the members of the Baltimore Science Fiction Society, Inc. (BSFS) to honor the best first novel of … Continue reading

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Scenes from the #YARoadTrip Tour!

I was honored to participate in the YA RoadTrip tour October 6-16 with a fantastic group of authors in honor of Teen Read Week!  Thank you to the many librarians and booksellers who made the tour possible, and to everyone … Continue reading

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YA Scavenger Hunt!

Welcome to YA Scavenger Hunt! This bi-annual event was first organized by author Colleen Houck as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors…and a chance to win some awesome … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: YA Scavenger Hunt Spring 2016

It’s coming. . . March 29th – April 3rd, 2016 I’m so excited to be participating in the YA Scavenger Hunt Spring 2016! What is the YA Scavenger Hunt? The YA Scavenger Hunt is a biannual online event that promotes collaboration between … Continue reading

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It’s UK Launch Day for SWORD AND VERSE!

Sword and Verse publishes in the United Kingdom today in hardcover, e-book, and audio!  Get your copy now: amazon.co.uk hive.co.uk To celebrate, I am running a signed bookplate giveaway on Twitter (open internationally) between now and March 1! Celebrating the UK … Continue reading

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#LoveInBooks: 7 YA Authors Sending Love

Hello, lovely reader! Today is the first day of a multi-author Valentine’s Day special: #LoveInBooks. Seven of us have teamed up to share quotes from our books containing the word “love” from now through Valentine’s Day. Here’s the first quote … Continue reading

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Today’s the Big Day!

It’s all been leading up to this!  Sword and Verse officially releases today in hardcover, e-book, and audiobook! Release Day Shenanigans: Sword and Verse Blog Tour: Join me over at Once Upon a Twilight, where I’ll be sharing 5 of my … Continue reading

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