Author Interview & ARC Giveaway: BROOKLYN, BURNING by Steve Brezenoff

Later this week I’m flying out to Los Angeles. While there I’ll get to see the author I’m interviewing today, Steve Brezenoff, and tell him (yet again) how much I love his upcoming novel BROOKLYN, BURNING. As I’ve said before—like in this post recommending novels I’ve read recently—I want everyone, absolutely everyone, to read thisContinue reading “Author Interview & ARC Giveaway: BROOKLYN, BURNING by Steve Brezenoff”

Author Interview & Book Giveaway: AND THEN THINGS FALL APART by Arlaina Tibensky

What’s today? A random Tuesday. But wait! It’s a wonderful Tuesday because this is the day Arlaina Tibensky’s debut novel comes out. And Then Things Fall Apart is a book some of you may remember if you were there in the audience, as I was, at the NYC Teen Author Festival this spring when ArlainaContinue reading “Author Interview & Book Giveaway: AND THEN THINGS FALL APART by Arlaina Tibensky”

Author Interview & Book Giveaway: Amy Reed and “CLEAN”

Book Giveaway! There is a novel that has long been on my “Books I Love” list—a stunning debut novel by Amy Reed. I fell in love with Beautiful, it absolutely spoke to me, and when I heard that Amy had a new book coming out this summer I gathered up my courage and emailed herContinue reading “Author Interview & Book Giveaway: Amy Reed and “CLEAN””

Author Interview & Book Giveaway: Micol Ostow on Her New Novel “family”

Sometime ago, I got an early read on the opening pages of a manuscript that has haunted me ever since. While I read, I was filled with a deep sense of foreboding about the story and its narrator, seventeen-year-old Mel. I was chilled, torn up by what going to happen, wanting to stop it, wantingContinue reading “Author Interview & Book Giveaway: Micol Ostow on Her New Novel “family””