Tempe Book Festival

The Tempe Book Festival is an annual event intended to celebrate reading, writing, and a love for books. The Festival brings together local authors, publishers, booksellers, panel discussions, youth story times, and more! I'll be on the panel, “Realistic Contemporary YA” with authors Stephanie Elliot and Kate Watson from 12-12:45 p.m. tentatively in the Café [...]

By | 2017-08-15T13:58:04+00:00 November 4th, 2017|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

PNBA Fall Tradeshow

Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Fall Tradeshow, October 8, 9, 10, 2017 Red Lion on the River at Jantzen Beach, Portland, OR 909 N. Hayden Island Dr. (503) 283-4466 Nightcapper Event Sunday, October 8 | Red Lion on the River, Washington/Clark Rooms | 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm The event will feature 26 authors as well [...]

By | 2017-08-16T09:13:34+00:00 October 8th, 2017|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

B-Fest 2017

I'll be at the Dana Park B&N from 5 - 6 p.m. for a Writer's Workshop followed by an Author Event from 6-8 p.m. On September 23, select Barnes & Noble stores are hosting our second annual B-Fest, nationwide event devoted to celebrating all the best young adult literature has to offer. Authors will be appearing [...]

By | 2017-09-08T08:27:38+00:00 September 23rd, 2017|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Excerpt of THE FIRST TO KNOW

Description: Don't miss the second gripping and heartfelt story from the author of If I Fix You! A girl's plan to find her father's birth family turns potentially devastating when the secret DNA test she has done reveals that she has a half brother her age she never knew about. Dana Fields's father never knew [...]

By | 2017-09-14T08:56:51+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Full dustjacket for The First To Know!

Check out the full dust jacket for The First To Know! It will be hitting stores in less than three months (November 7, 2017 from Harlequin Teen) but you can preorder it now! Links on the The First To Know book page. Click to enlarge

By | 2017-08-14T09:21:31+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

Signing & ARC Giveaway!

I'm doing a book signing at Barnes & Noble Desert Ridge in Phoenix on Saturday, July 22nd from 2 pm - 6 pm (along with several other YA authors including Stephanie Elliot, Tom Leveen, Paul Mosier & many more!). In addition to signing If I Fix You, I'll also be giving away an ARC of The First [...]

By | 2017-07-20T09:13:33+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

YALLWEST 2017

Celebrate young adult and middle-grade books, with more than 100 authors participating in book signings, panels, giveaways, singalongs, and shenanigans. You can view the full schedule here. I'll be at various panels and events throughout the day (come say hi!) but here's when and where you're guaranteed to find me: SATURDAY, April 29th 11 AM - [...]

THE FIRST TO KNOW is available for Pre-Order!

I included the links in my Cover Reveal post, but this news deserves its own post! Not only does The First To Know have a beautiful cover but it's available for pre-order at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Book Depository, Changing Hands Bookstore, Indie Bound, iBooks, Books-A-Million, Google Play, and Kobo! I'm ridiculously excited for you to read this book (and If I Fix You [...]

By | 2017-02-16T09:43:15+00:00 February 16th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |1 Comment