Category Archives: YA

This list isn’t of famous books that everyone agrees are amazeballs and have sold twenty gazillion copies. Those books don’t need me to squee over them. So… in no particular order:   10. Keturah and Lord Death by Martine Leavitt … 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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Six MacTeen authors are banding together for an exciting one-day reunion at Powell’s Bookstore in Oregon! It promises to be a raucous party, and we hope you’ll join us! Where: Powell’s at Cedar Hills Crossing, Beaverton, OR (Portland) When: Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Today kicks off a spring YA Scavenger Hunt, and there are tons of great prizes to be won. You decide how much effort to put into it, but the rewards will definitely be commensurate with the time you spend visiting … 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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So my YA has a new cover and a new title. Are you ready? Feel free to post your thoughts below. Click on the picture to see it close up. What do you think? Does this say “big book” to … Continue reading

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