Category Archives: the squee heard round the world

Dance monkey in the house! (You know what that means.) Okay, first… review this post: Riding the Dragon. Are we on the same page regarding what books I’m talking about? Awesome! So basically, we pitched these books a while back. Remember, I … Continue reading

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I’m excited to officially announce the sale of a new YA series, this time contemporary romance, to Feiwel & Friends. I love working with them, and I’m tickled to be continuing my partnership with Liz Szabla, who is such a … Continue reading

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It has been really hard to keep quiet for the last two weeks. Major excitement has been percolating behind the scenes, but now, at last, I have clearance to announce the uber-exciting news. NEW DEALS HORDE, the final book in … Continue reading

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You know how most people when they replace their current system, they opt for something faster, newer and more rugged? Well, I just did the opposite. I had a Dell desktop PC, and it was no more than two years … Continue reading

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Is all that and a bag of chips. She totally chatted with me for an hour and a half before our panel. (I had a panel with her! *dies of bliss*) Then I sat next to her at the signing. … Continue reading

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So I’ve been alluding to this for a few weeks, but I now have final confirmation and permission to share. The notice has been filed officially with Publishers Marketplace. But first let me give you the backstory. A few months … Continue reading

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Houston, I have a draft. Let the loafing begin! Seriously, this was a fucking hard book, emotionally wrenching. Now that I’ve written the final lines, I feel like getting drunk or taking a Xanax or something. Because damn, this project … Continue reading

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brag·ga·do·ci·o /ˌbrægəˈdoʊʃiˌoʊ/ Pronunciation[brag-uh-doh-shee-oh] –noun, plural -ci·os. 1. empty boasting; bragging. 2. a boasting person; braggart. Since I’m ordinarily not prone to this, I hope you’ll forgive this self-indulgence. But two things have happened since I blogged last that I want … Continue reading

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First, I want to congratulate my girl Lauren, who just made a two-book deal with Berkley Heat. In fact, I’m so excited and proud that I’m gonna bust out the dance monkey on her behalf. This is a first over … Continue reading

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The wait is over!Laura and I pitched an urban fantasy series a couple of weeks ago. I’m sure y’all remember me mentioning Good Touch from time to time. It’s along the lines of Patricia Briggs, but with my own voice … Continue reading

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