Interviews

How to Get Your YA Book into Schools

A couple of weeks ago I did an interview with a librarian on how to get your YA book into libraries. Today, I'm talking with Teacher Joy N. Hensley, who has taught at both the middle school and high school level. If that's not enough, Joy is also a...


How to Get Your YA Book into Libraries

Hey guys! With my a release date hanging over my head (granted, it's like 9 months away), I decided it might be good to learn about getting my book into crucial places: bookstores, libraries, and schools. I'm going to try and post a how-to for each...


Giveaway: Under The Never Sky

I received this book as an ARC, and must have done my happy dance at least twelve times while reading it. In fact, I emailed the author afterward to tell her that not only did I LOVE this book, but that I thought it would be THE Dystopian of 2012!...


Giveaway: Awkward (Autographed)

After reading the amazing blurb for Author Marni Bates's first YA novel, AWKWARD, I simply had to dig into this girl's mind and ask her some oh-so-serious questions. Enjoy her fabulous answers below:


Book Giveaway: Brightest Kind of Darkness

When I saw the cover for BRIGHTEST KIND OF DARKNESS, I triple swooned. And after reading the excerpt, I absolutely knew I needed to hit up Author Magnificio P.T. Michelle and ask her some tough writerly questions. So, strap in and enjoy her answers...


Author Interview: Sarah Beth Durst

I recently read DRINK, SLAY, LOVE by Sarah Beth Durst and LOVED her unique twist on vampires and vampire slayers. I went into this book knowing only one thing: the cover was to-die-for. Much to my delight, the fun didn't end there. Durst's unique...


Book Giveaway: The Juliet Spell

THE JULIET SPELL, written by Douglas Rees, is a fun and spicy YA book dropping September 27, 2011 from Harlequin Teen. What better way to celebrate this book's b-day than with an autographed giveaway and an interview with the story's heart throb,...


Interview: Editor at Entangled Publishing

If you haven't checked out Entangled Publishing, you're missing out on some of the best YA books to hit the market. In fact, one of their more recent YA titles, THE MARKED SON, was written by my agent-mate, Shea Berkley, and has readers utterly...


THE YA ADVENTURE: FROM ORDINARY TO EXTRAORDINARY AND BACK AGAIN

Today's guest post is from Kait Nolan, my agent-mate and author of numerous stand-out books. Her debut YA, Red, released August 2011 and will knock your flippin' socks off. True story. Kait...take it away: