Do you like to read? Do you like to write? Have you ever missed your ride/bus/subway stop because you've been reading or writing? Then this is for you. YA Chicks is hosting an AMAZING giveaway, with prizes that include books, writer stuff, classroom stuff, from about 32 authors. Just go to their website for more… Continue reading Read or Write Anywhere!
Next week (May 13th!) I'll be celebrating the paperback release of Spirit and Dust! It seems like the perfect time for an awesome, amazing, artistic contest! That's right. An artistic contest. This one is going to require some creativity. What's the mission, should I choose to accept it? Create any type of Spirit and Dust inspired art… Continue reading Spirit and Dust Contest
The law breaking continues in Spirit and Dust: I was really not dressed for breaking into a graveyard. I shivered in my borrowed coat and gazed up at the fence that Carson expected me to climb--brick and iron and about nine feet tall. The moon was still bright enough to see the points on top… Continue reading
Spirit and Dust has been released from captivity in the US. Already there have been sightings. For the next week (until May 23) if you TWEET a picture of Spirit and Dust in the wild (in a store, in your house, in your shopping bag, on a bus/train/plane) then you will go into a drawing… Continue reading SPIRIT AND DUST DAY
I've mentioned before that the first two books of the Girl vs. Evil series are being released in a new edition in September. Without further ado, I present the cover of BRIMSTONE. Here's the cover copy: Slinking down the streets, hiding in the shadows, always lurking just out of sight, evil follows Maggie Quinn. It's… Continue reading Brimstone cover reveal and a little something extra
Gena Showalter’s YA series, Intertwined, featuring paranormal magnet Aden Stone continues this September with UNRAVELED. To celebrate her new release, Gena and her author BFFs are hosting a 4-day scavenger hunt on their blogs; including this one. Three grand prize winners will each win a $100 Visa gift card, plus Miss Gena’s giving away signed copies of UNRAVELED… Continue reading Unraveled!
Vampires vs. Werewolves is old hat. And zombies? Gross. What about the under-represented supernatural creatures? Where do they fall in the world of WWFC (Wacky Wrestling Fantasy Creatures)?Right here:THE ULTIMATE SUPERNATURAL SMACKDOWNIn a paranormal fight of epic proportion, Tera Lynn Childs (Forgive My Fins) and Rosemary Clement-Moore (The Splendor Falls) are hosting a throwdown between… Continue reading Mermaids vs Ghosts… and the winner is YOU
Cue drumroll...The trade paperback of The Splendor Falls comes out on January 11, 2011. 1/11/11. How cool is that! So for those of you who are cheap (like me!) and have been waiting for the book to come out in paperback, you have... well, still a bit of a wait. If you think you can… Continue reading Book News!
It's the final days of the Highway to Hell/Mosquitos Suck contest! Check out the list of prizes below! Bookstore gift cards! Tons of books! You have until April 30th to donate ANY amount (even $1) to Nothing but Nets. (Click here to go directly to the donation page.) Don't forget to forward your confirmation email… Continue reading Last days to enter to win Big Book Prizes!
I hate mosquitoes. There’s this pivotal scene in Highway to Hell that draws on my experience in south Texas, where some days, if you stand still for an instant, you’re covered in the little bloodsuckers.But that's not so bad, relatively speaking. Because in Africa, the bite of one mosquito can transmit malaria, a disease which… Continue reading "Mosquitos Suck" Contest