Check out the Pinterest board for A THOUSAND PIECES OF YOU, and win the YA book of your choice!

Posted on August 22, 2014

Do you want to get a look inside the world(s) of A THOUSAND PIECES OF YOU to pique your curiosity? Do you also want to win a YA book? Any YA book you desire? Of course you do! Read on to find out how:    Here it is! The Pinterest board for A THOUSAND PIECES... Read more »


Who’d like to get a sneak peek at the cover for SORCERESS?

Posted on June 26, 2014

Let’s take a brief moment out from talking about A THOUSAND PIECES OF YOU this November and leap forward in time, to next March – when the third book in the Spellcaster series comes out. The big finale! So who’d like to get a look at the cover of SORCERESS ….?   Behold!    ... Read more »


News Flash: It’s OK to read just for fun!

Posted on June 11, 2014

Those of you who follow me on Twitter might have seen an abbreviated version of this earlier in the week, but given that weird crazy book snobbery continues to run rampant (they’re even coming for Donna Tartt!), it’s still relevant. Basically, some people have noticed that we are having fun when we read, and they... Read more »


So this is Wattpad, hmm?

Posted on June 2, 2014

First of all, huge congratulations go out to Tenisha, the winner of the A THOUSAND PIECES OF YOU cover contest! But thanks go to every single one of you who entered. The response to the cover and the book has been beyond my wildest dreams, and I’m deeply grateful for every single entry, tweet, Goodreads... Read more »


Cover reveal for A THOUSAND PIECES OF YOU. Behold the glory! Also, a contest —

Posted on May 19, 2014

I’ve been teasing you guys with bits and pieces of info about A THOUSAND PIECES OF YOU, but until last week we didn’t have a final cover. But now we have one! Do you want to see it? You do. You really, really do.     BEHOLD THE GLORY       Isn’t it amazing?... Read more »


New anthology at IndieGoGo (ALTERED PERSPECIVES) – and interview with Robison Wells!

Posted on April 23, 2014

I’m excited and honored to be a part of this anthology — cooked up by my friend/partner in crime Dan Wells and Brandon Sanders — which will give you exclusive glimpses of deleted scenes/first drafts/other previously unpublished work by some of your favorite writers in YA and scifi. Let me tell you a little more... Read more »


Congrats to the winners of the YA Scavenger Hunt extra giveaway!

Posted on April 7, 2014

The three lucky winners are Monica, Yun-A and Quintana! Way to go, you guys. Thanks for being a part of the YA Scavenger Hunt. More thanks go out to absolutely everyone who took part. Now I’m on to finalizing the outline for the second book in the Firebird trilogy, the follow-up to A THOUSAND PIECES... Read more »


The YA Scavenger Hunt IS ON!

Posted on April 3, 2014

Welcome, all of you taking part in the spring 2014 YA Scavenger Hunt! Read on …    Welcome to this year’s YA Scavenger Hunt! This tri-annual event was first organized by author Colleen Houck as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors…not to mention... Read more »


“Going to Kansas City, gonna bring my baby back home, oh yeah – “

Posted on March 20, 2014

OK, the part of the song about bringing my baby back home is not true. Also, technically, I will be in Independence, MO, instead of KC. But if you live in that area, I’m headed your way!     I’ll be appearing as part of the grand opening of the North Independence Branch of the... Read more »


The STEADFAST launch contest winners!

Posted on March 13, 2014

The grand-prize winner of the STEADFAST launch contest is … drum roll please …     … Eliza K! Congrats to Eliza, who will get a $50 gift certificate to the bookstore of her choice, plus a STEADFAST bookmark in the mail. The second prizes, the exclusive STEADFAST mugs, go to Rachel H., Wendy W.,... Read more »