Special Feature: Tips and Tricks from RWA’s 2016 Conference (Part Two)

I am still scouring through the pages and pages of notes I took at RWA’s national conference in San Diego during the week of July 13 – 16th. Here are a few more tips and tricks from the incredible workshops I attended: Character Excavation (presented by a fabulous trio¬†of acclaimed writers – Kristan Higgins, Farrah … More Special Feature: Tips and Tricks from RWA’s 2016 Conference (Part Two)

Special Feature: Tips and Tricks from RWA’s 2016 Conference (Part One)

A conference in beautiful San Diego, California is never a bad thing, but RWA’s National Conference (July 13 – 16) exceeded my expectations. They put together an incredible experience full of informal chat sessions, publisher spotlights, and a wide variety of info-packed workshops–from exploring the elements of fiction writing to addressing business issues and the … More Special Feature: Tips and Tricks from RWA’s 2016 Conference (Part One)

YA Spotlight: Two Summers by Aimee Friedman

Title: TWO SUMMERS Author: Aimee Friedman Pub. Date: April 26, 2016 Publisher: Point Formats: Hardcover, eBook, audiobook Find it: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iBooks, Goodreads   ONE SUMMER in the French countryside, among sun-kissed fields of lavender . . . ANOTHER SUMMER in upstate New York, along familiar roads that lead to surprises . . … More YA Spotlight: Two Summers by Aimee Friedman

YA Spotlight: Black River Falls by Jeff Hirsch

Title: BLACK RIVER FALLS Author: Jeff Hirsch Pub. Date: July 5, 2016 Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers Format: Hardcover, eBook, audiobook Find it: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | Goodreads   Seventeen-year-old Cardinal has escaped the virus that ravaged his town, leaving its victims alive but without their memories. He chooses to … More YA Spotlight: Black River Falls by Jeff Hirsch