2012 YA Debut Interview: WHEN THE SEA IS RISING RED by Cat Hellisen

It’s Week 2 of my 2012 YA Debut Interview series! My favorite part about a new year (besides building a wobbly tower of unrealistic expectations for how much I’ll write in the coming year, yay!) is the thought of all the new voices I’ll get to discover. There’s a whole crop of debut YA novelistsContinue reading “2012 YA Debut Interview: WHEN THE SEA IS RISING RED by Cat Hellisen”

2012 YA Debut Interview: BREAKING BEAUTIFUL by Jennifer Shaw Wolf

It’s Week 2 of my 2012 YA Debut Interview series! My favorite part about a new year (besides building a wobbly tower of unrealistic expectations for how much I’ll write in the coming year, yay!) is the thought of all the new voices I’ll get to discover. There’s a whole crop of debut YA novelistsContinue reading “2012 YA Debut Interview: BREAKING BEAUTIFUL by Jennifer Shaw Wolf”

2012 YA Debut Interview: THE CATASTROPHIC HISTORY OF YOU AND ME by Jess Rothenberg (+Giveaway!)

It’s Week 2 of my 2012 YA Debut Interview series! My favorite part about a new year (besides building a wobbly tower of unrealistic expectations for how much I’ll write in the coming year, yay!) is the thought of all the new voices I’ll get to discover. There’s a whole crop of debut YA novelistsContinue reading “2012 YA Debut Interview: THE CATASTROPHIC HISTORY OF YOU AND ME by Jess Rothenberg (+Giveaway!)”

Saturday Randoms: the YA Debuts, the Resolution, the Artist Colony, the New Blog Series, and the You’ll-Have-to-Tear-These-Pages-from-My-Cold-Dead-Hands

It’s Saturday, and we just had a week’s worth of debut interviews and giveaways! Maybe I should clarify something while I have you here: Since this new series of YA debut interviews began this week, I’ve had many people contact me asking how to be a part of the next round of interviews (next comeContinue reading “Saturday Randoms: the YA Debuts, the Resolution, the Artist Colony, the New Blog Series, and the You’ll-Have-to-Tear-These-Pages-from-My-Cold-Dead-Hands”

2012 YA Debut Interview: CROAK by Gina Damico (+Giveaway!)

My favorite part about a new year (besides building a wobbly tower of unrealistic expectations for how much I’ll write in the coming year, yay!) is the thought of all the new voices I’ll get to discover. There’s a whole crop of debut YA novelists coming out with books in 2012, and I can’t waitContinue reading “2012 YA Debut Interview: CROAK by Gina Damico (+Giveaway!)”

2012 YA Debut Interview: WHERE IT BEGAN by Ann Stampler (+Giveaway!)

My favorite part about a new year (besides building a wobbly tower of unrealistic expectations for how much I’ll write in the coming year, yay!) is the thought of all the new voices I’ll get to discover. There’s a whole crop of debut YA novelists coming out with books in 2012, and I can’t waitContinue reading “2012 YA Debut Interview: WHERE IT BEGAN by Ann Stampler (+Giveaway!)”

2012 YA Debut Interview: UNDER THE NEVER SKY by Veronica Rossi (+Giveaway!)

My favorite part about a new year (besides building a wobbly tower of unrealistic expectations for how much I’ll write in the coming year, yay!) is the thought of all the new voices I’ll get to discover. There’s a whole crop of debut YA novelists coming out with books in 2012, and I can’t waitContinue reading “2012 YA Debut Interview: UNDER THE NEVER SKY by Veronica Rossi (+Giveaway!)”

2012 YA Debut Interview: FRACTURE by Megan Miranda (+Giveaway!)

My favorite part about a new year (besides building a wobbly tower of unrealistic expectations for how much I’ll write in the coming year, yay!) is the thought of all the new voices I’ll get to discover. There’s a whole crop of debut YA novelists coming out with books in 2012, and I can’t waitContinue reading “2012 YA Debut Interview: FRACTURE by Megan Miranda (+Giveaway!)”

2012 YA Debut Interview: SLIDE by Jill Hathaway (+Giveaway!)

My favorite part about a new year (besides building a wobbly tower of unrealistic expectations for how much I’ll write in the coming year, yay!) is the thought of all the new voices I’ll get to discover. There’s a whole crop of debut YA novelists coming out with books in 2012, and I can’t waitContinue reading “2012 YA Debut Interview: SLIDE by Jill Hathaway (+Giveaway!)”

POLL: What Blog Series Would YOU Like to See Here Next?

I’ve enjoyed hosting blog series here lately, with guest blogs from so many wonderful, generous writers. First there was the “What Scares You?” series in October, and then there was the “What Inspires You?” series in November. And starting tomorrow I’ll be featuring short interviews with 2012 YA debut authors in a series that will come out three timesContinue reading “POLL: What Blog Series Would YOU Like to See Here Next?”