shoppables
I continue to be fascinated with questions and issues that form the core of the "Starglass" duology: feminism, identity, trauma, religion, heroism. And girls -- messy, complicated, real, and dynamic girls.
young adult
"From one email to the next, I went from 'unagented writer, dejectedly planning next book' to 'book deal!' which was probably one of the most bizarre experiences in my life."
young adult
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In the world of "The Haven," teens lead a sheltered and regimented life within the boundaries of Haven Hospital and Halls, but there's a price.
reading
They're extreme for totally different reasons, but what they all have in common is that they are ferociously good, and also wildly intense.
author interviews
"For 'Queen of Hearts,' I wanted to explore a woman who became a villain."
books
shoppables
Hopefully these high fantasy picks will get you excited, whether you're buying presents for yourself or other people.
author interviews
"There's always someone in the room trying to explain the unexplainable. But if you've ever experienced something truly bizarre, something truly phenomenal, then even the rational explanation is unsatisfying."
shoppables
Sirens is a small conference with a very intimate feel where you really have a chance to meet and talk with readers, writers, literary agents, editors, and more, and the size makes it very cozy and comfortable.
books
So, you ask, which novels do I recommend for sending you deep into a spiral of depression so dark that it feels like you've been sucked into a black hole? I'm so glad you inquired!
author interviews
"Nobody ever asks me what the most played song on my iPod is. Which is strange, because it strikes me as an obvious one to ask a music obsessive."
shoppables
Here’s a roundup of five (okay, six) books featuring main characters (primarily protagonists) of color, primarily written by authors of color.
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Because you know what, some of us like to sulk in the cabana and curse the bright glowing thing in the sky while we read.