Wishing a Happy Book Birthday to Kara McDowell on her debut young adult novel, JUST FOR CLICKS!
Congratulations to Nicole Anderson! She’s my latest winner for a FREE ARC of ROAM! Keep an eye on my social media for your chance to win!
I’m a bit late to the party, but I want to wish a belated Happy Book Birthday to RuthAnne Snow on her debut young adult novel, WHEN THE TRUTH UNRAVELS. I’ve finally had some free time to sit down and read it, and all I can say is this: It is Incredible!! I’ve been blessed … Continue reading Happy (Late) Book Birthday: WHEN THE TRUTH UNRAVELS
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., I wanted to take a moment to spotlight some of the best young adult fiction by Black authors I’ve read in the last year. I’m thrilled to say that — unlike during my childhood — there are so many to choose from that there’s no way I can … Continue reading Honoring Black Authors on MKL Jr. Day!
Hey everybody! There’s so much going on these days that I thought I’d bring you up to date. FREE FIRST CHAPTER PREVIEW! For a limited time only, you can READ THE ENTIRE FIRST CHAPTER OF ROAM FOR FREE! That’s right! Not just a snippet, but the full first chapter. I’m so excited to give you … Continue reading ROAM: COMING FEB 5–READ THE ENTIRE FIRST CHAPTER FREE!
Happy Birthday to Jeff Chen as he releases his debut middle grade novel, ULTRABALL
There are some events in a person’s life that are completely life-altering—moments when you witness something so unexpected that it changes how you see the world and, sometimes, makes you want to “do” something and be a better person. For me, that moment came in 2014 when I was assigned to write an article for … Continue reading ROAM: The People Who Inspired the Novel
Happy Thursday! I can’t believe it’s only 26 days until ROAM finally hits bookstores! It feels like it’s taken forever for this day to come, and yet it also feels like the clock is dragging! To make this time go by a little faster, I’m going to be posting a little more frequently between now … Continue reading 26 Days until ROAM! Win & Read it First!
Sending out Happy Birthday Wishes to Tiana Smith, debut YA Author of MATCH ME IF YOU CAN!
It’s been a long time since I’ve read a cozy mystery, and I’d actually forgotten how much I love them. But when I discovered my friend, J.C. Kenney, had authored a new one (A LITERAL MESS), I knew I had to give it a read. I just couldn’t wait to get my hands on a … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: A LITERAL MESS