I have a huge announcement!
Jun19

I have a huge announcement!

So, something crazy and wonderful and beyond amazing happened today! And it made me squeal and dance around the house! I was overwhelmed by all the wonderful congratulations on Twitter and Facebook that I made a slobbery mess of my face. It’s been a long journey full of hills and not many valleys. But I kept climbing and finally found my way back to the summit. And luckily, I had support along the way. Someone to lift me up when I doubted myself. That someone is my amazing agent Peter Knapp with The Park Literary Group. I couldn’t have made it here without him, and I’m so happy he wanted me as his client. He changed  my life! Go follow him and like him. He’s … did I already say amazing? Oh, okay. Well, HE IS! Peter Knapp The Park Literary Group So here it is!! I have a new shiny book deal with Entangled Teen! Thank you Liz Pelletier for having faith in me! Thanks everyone for having patience while we worked this out. And a special thanks to Erica Chapman, Shannon Duffy, Shelley Watters, Marieke Nijkamp, Veronica Bartles, and many others who’ve helped me along the way. LIBRARY JUMPERS will be in hard cover soon, and I’ll get to hug and cry on it and sleep with it … And now, I think I’ll go eat some...

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July Query or First Page Workshop … sign up now!
Jun19

July Query or First Page Workshop … sign up now!

I’m holding a query or first page (your choice) workshop with our wonderful Pitch Wars mentors during the month of July! They’ll critique your work and help you shine up that query or 1st page. We have 40 spots (if not more) available. All you have to do is sign up for a chance to win one of the spots on the Rafflecopter below. The critique will be posted on my blog, so if you’re squeamish about posting your work, please don’t enter. It’s for any category and genre. Your manuscript doesn’t have to be completed. I’ll draw names on June 27, so be ready to submit your sample for critique immediately after I announce the winners. Let us know in the comments which critique you’re interested in. Sign up now!   a Rafflecopter...

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