Book News, Spirit and Dust

News bulletin from the writing cave

Yes, I'm still flying the flag, but here's a few cool things going on: Spirit and Dust as been chosen as an ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers.  Yay!!!! I am totally jazzed to be included in this list, because a lot of bookish people love my books (and I'm so grateful!) but it's cool… Continue reading News bulletin from the writing cave


My TLA Schedule (for Librarian Stalkers)

The TLA Conference is next week in Fort Worth!   For all you Texas Librarians, here's my schedule. Please come and say hi! I love me some librarians. TLA Schedule Wednesday 4pm — Spirit of Texas Program (with Gail Giles, CC Hunter, Cynthia Leitich Smith and Jennifer Ziegler)  Convention Center Room 121B Thursday 1-2pm —… Continue reading My TLA Schedule (for Librarian Stalkers)

Book Events, Real Life, Spirit and Dust

Puppies and Books and Babies, Oh My!

What I've been doing when I'm not writing (and rewriting and throwing out and writing again)... Penny got a haircut.  She's hard to snap a photo of because she's never still.  But she was looking like a yeti, so it was time. And speaking of babies... And no, I haven't had a baby, but if… Continue reading Puppies and Books and Babies, Oh My!