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Road Trip Wednesday #107: Best Book of the Month

Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA Highway's contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related quest...
Why Authors Disappear

Why Authors Disappear

Behind the scenes at YA Highway (the garage? The auto body shop?) we discuss many important things, including Kate Hart's sparkly eye sh...
Kindle + LARKSTORM Giveaway

Kindle + LARKSTORM Giveaway

In the years following the destructive Long Winter, when half the world’s population perished, the State remains locked in battle against...
Interview with Lee Nichols + a Giveaway!

Interview with Lee Nichols + a Giveaway!

Today I am happy to welcome Lee Nichols, author of the Haunting Emma trilogy to the Highway! The third and final book in the series, S...
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I Hate Writing About Writing When I Haven't Been Writing...

I'm afraid it's true. I haven't written. Not seriously, not for several weeks anyway. I've been doing other things - writing...
Field Trip Friday: November 25, 2011

Field Trip Friday: November 25, 2011

THIS WEEK IN WRITING - Beautiful post from author Beth Revis about being thankful for your dreams, even the unfulfilled ones. - Auth...
Happy Thanksgiving from YA Highway!

Happy Thanksgiving from YA Highway!

Is it Thanksgiving already? Oh, wow! Have a happy one, everyone in the U.S. and beyond! Hopefully you'll end up enjoying Thanksgiving ...
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Road Trip Wednesday #106: Thank You!

Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA Highway's contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related ques...
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Revising Away From The Computer

Revising is hard. I love revising, possibly more than I love drafting, but I still think it's hard. There's a lot of advice on how...
Why it's ok to be a tortoise

Why it's ok to be a tortoise

This is exactly what I look like when I sit down to write. You might know this feeling. It starts when you turn on your computer. Facebo...
Embracing Your Dark Side

Embracing Your Dark Side

Just don't expect us to share. Relatability. shut up spell check. It's totally a word. It's how we writers can make a re...
Field Trip Friday: November 18, 2011

Field Trip Friday: November 18, 2011

THE BIG NEWS THIS WEEK YA movies! The Hunger Games trailer premiered Monday , and many fans thought it was fabulous: Some might even ...
Interview: Hannah Harrington, Author of SAVING JUNE

Interview: Hannah Harrington, Author of SAVING JUNE

Last summer, I was given the opportunity to read a novel called SAVING JUNE before it was even released in ARCs. I devoured the book, to...
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Road Trip Wednesday #105: Required Reading

Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA Highway's contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related question t...
Interview with Tahereh Mafi

Interview with Tahereh Mafi

I am incredibly excited to welcome Tahereh Mafi to YA Highway today. Her debut, SHATTER ME, hits shelves today! About SHATTER ME: ...
The Hunger Games Trailer

The Hunger Games Trailer

You have seen it, yes? We're chomping at the bit here at YAHighway. Blocking off March 23rd, gathering groups to see it with . . . what ...
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The Acronym Technique for Writing and Revising (TATWR)

Acronyms are awesome. You can make them anytime, anywhere, out of any combination of words. I can even make one out of this sentence! ICEMOO...