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That 70s Show, Timelessness, & the Groovy Old Themes

That 70s Show, Timelessness, & the Groovy Old Themes

What's it like being a teenager? Man, I'm a teenager, and even I can't give a decent answer to that question. Still, if an alien...
Facts and Fluff and Ferocious: YA Non-Fiction

Facts and Fluff and Ferocious: YA Non-Fiction

I've been thinking about YA non-fic for a while now, pondering the lack of exposure these titles get in the blogosphere and wondering ...
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How To Choose An Agent

You wrote a book. You revised it. Sent it to betas, bit your fingernails while they read it, fearing they would tell you it was the worst t...
Field Trip Friday: November 26

Field Trip Friday: November 26

THIS WEEK IN WRITING - Author Roni Loren has tons of tips on how to stay invisible and avoid authorial intrusion.   - Tools Fo...
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Road Trip Wednesday #55: Best Book of November

Welcome to our 55th Road Trip Wednesday! Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA Highway's contributors post a...
One Small Thing

One Small Thing

Image by luigi diamanti at freedigitalphotos.net When we travel, there are maps. There are even extremely detailed maps, which pin down...
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LIKE MANDARIN giveaway winner!!

according to random.org's random number generator, the winner of a signed ARC of LIKE MANDARIN is... Phoebe North! whose name was ...
Field Trip Friday: November 19

Field Trip Friday: November 19

THE BIG NEWS THIS WEEK HARRY POTTER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! So the movie was already breaking records days before it ope...
Interview With the NeoAgents!

Interview With the NeoAgents!

You know them as Elizabeth Jote (Objective Entertainment) and Kathleen Ortiz (Lowenstein Associates). But with their combined super-age...
Road Trip Wednesday #54: Blame It On The Wildwinds

Road Trip Wednesday #54: Blame It On The Wildwinds

credit Welcome to our 54th Road Trip Wednesday! Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA Highway's contributors po...
LIKE MANDARIN ARC Giveaway!

LIKE MANDARIN ARC Giveaway!

YA Highway is giving away an Advanced Reader Copy of Kirsten Hubbard's LIKE MANDARIN ! This is only the second ARC of Like Man...
iPhone Apps for NaNoWriMo

iPhone Apps for NaNoWriMo

by Florian Klauer, via Unsplash There's an app that lets you match up a picture of a belly button to its owner's voice. There&...
Field Trip Friday: November 12

Field Trip Friday: November 12

THE BIG NEWS THIS WEEK The internet was abuzz about a disturbing book promoting pedophilia for sale on Amazon. Controversy and boyc...
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Five Ways To Tell Your WIP Is Progressing

1. The people you once called family now tell their friends a wild animal has set up house in the basement. 2. The term 'clean laundr...
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Road Trip Wednesday #53: Favorite Literary Cliches

Welcome to our 53rd Road Trip Wednesday! Road Trip Wednesday is a ‘Blog Carnival,’ where YA Highway's contributors post a weekly wr...
What are your constellations?

What are your constellations?

Picture by nuttakit at freedigitalphotos.net Sometimes I like to think of novels as constellations. What is a constellation, if you thi...
Book Review: JANE by April Lindner

Book Review: JANE by April Lindner

 What if Jane Eyre fell in love with a rockstar? This is sort of the question posed by April Lindner's debut novel, JANE (Little Bro...
Field Trip Friday: November 5th

Field Trip Friday: November 5th

Hi all! I'm filling in for the made-of-awesome  Kate this week, and I'm not going to pretend to be anywhere near as fabulous o...