Monthly Archives: December 2011

My own Christmas book tree

I LOVE what GalleyCat has done, getting people to create their own Christmas book trees, then take a photo and send it in. GalleyCat has created a montage of them. Since Christmas has always been a hard time for me … Continue reading

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HUNTED releases today in the US!!!

HUNTED releases today!! (beaming and beaming) And it’s shipping out to stores today (which means it’ll arrive in a few days–likely Tues or Wed). I’m so excited to have HUNTED reach people! I’m going to have a Twitter party AND … Continue reading

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I’ll be on Champagne Sundays Radio today at 3pm EST

I’ll be on Champagne Sundays Radio today at 3pm EST (or shortly after) with Nancy Reid and Lisa Smith of Big Blend Mag talking about HUNTED. I hope you’ll tune in if you have a chance. And you can call … Continue reading

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Perfect ebook reader cover – The Neverending Story

I LOVE The Neverending Story–the book by Michael Ende AND the movie. I love Bastian running into a bookshop when bullies are after him. I love him reading The Neverending Story and falling into its world, and having the book … Continue reading

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Bully-ish move on Amazon’s part

I love Amazon. I especially love how they have SO many books, how I can get books cheaply, and how I can *instantly* get so many books on my Kindle. Oh, yes, and I love my Kindle. But Amazon has … Continue reading

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Free Speech Matters; Books Are Powerful!

I LOVE this video by so many YA authors who I love and respect, letting us know that free speech matters, books matter–and that banning and censoring books isn’t right. You might be surprised at how many of your favorite … Continue reading

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Interviews about me as an author

There’s been a number of recent interviews with me. If you’d like to know more about why I write or me as a writer, check them out. I Am a Reader Not a Writer Interview and Book Giveaway. My most … Continue reading

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Book Lover Holiday Giveaway Hop AND Celebration of HUNTED coming out

I’m so excited–HUNTED (my teen Paranormal Fantasy/Dystopian) is coming out soon–on Dec 19th! And to celebrate that, I’m taking part in this holiday giveaway hop. (If you love contests, keep an eye on my blog around Dec 19th, when I’ll … Continue reading

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Laurie Halse Anderson given award by NCAC for defending free speech

I LOVE this! Laurie Halse Anderson (SPEAK, WinterGirls) got an award from the NCAC, honoring her as a Defender of Free Speech. And it was handed to her by Judy Blume, no less! This is so fitting, since SPEAK is … Continue reading

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YA Kindle freebie alert

YA novel Indigo Blues by Danielle Joseph (Flux) is free right now on Amazon as an ebook.

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