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Doing Some Good: An Interview with GoneReading's Brad Wirz

Doing Some Good: An Interview with GoneReading's Brad Wirz

Recently, I learned about GoneReading - an online store whose profits are donated to libraries and reading programs around the world. We...
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Field Trip Friday: March 30, 2012

Happy Friday all! Our dearest Kate Hart is taking a well deserved break from the link roundup today, so I'm here to have a go at this we...
Subverting Your Writing

Subverting Your Writing

As a student who is working with racial representations in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, I am all about subversion of expectati...
Road Trip Wednesday #123 Best Book of the Month!

Road Trip Wednesday #123 Best Book of the Month!

Photo credit: ali edwards Welcome to our 123rd Road Trip Wednesday! Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA High...
Hey, You Know Who That Looks Like?

Hey, You Know Who That Looks Like?

There are a few risks when a publisher goes with a face on a book cover. First, the risk that the cover model just doesn't fit a reader...
Celebrating the Complicated Girl

Celebrating the Complicated Girl

credit Women's History Month is drawing to a close, and that means I'm thinking about girls. Namely, I've been thinking ...
WANDERLOVE Giveaway Winners!

WANDERLOVE Giveaway Winners!

  WANDERLOVE Giveaway Winners! WOW. So many entries, I am overcome. Even if you didn't win this time around, know that I am sending...
Field Trip Friday: March 23, 2012

Field Trip Friday: March 23, 2012

THE BIG NEWS THIS WEEK There's a lot of it. Publishing was buzzing (pun totally intended) about the news that police had interc...
Interview with Sasha K, YA Blogger and Extra in The Hunger Games

Interview with Sasha K, YA Blogger and Extra in The Hunger Games

Sash is a YA book blogger and reading fanatic who lives in the Washington, D.C. area. She blogs at Sash & Em, mostly about contempo...
THE HUNGER GAMES and Privilege

THE HUNGER GAMES and Privilege

Happy Hunger Games! And may the odds be ever in your favor! Tonight, I am going to attend the midnight premier of Hunger Games with a few...
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RTW #122: It Was the Heat of the Moment

Welcome to our 122nd Road Trip Wednesday! Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA Highway's contributors ...
Some Books are like Problem Children

Some Books are like Problem Children

libertygrace0 via Compfight cc The other day I was looking back over my third novel, A Midsummer's Nightmare. It comes out this Ju...
Infographic Overlord (aka Kate Hart) Thrills Us With Epic YA Deals Info

Infographic Overlord (aka Kate Hart) Thrills Us With Epic YA Deals Info

Any post we could publish today would pale in comparison to the grand-scale epicness found over at  Kate Hart's blog . She has compil...
What to do with Advanced Reader Copies

What to do with Advanced Reader Copies

Congratulations, you scored an Advanced Reader Copy (or ARC) of a book you've been dying to read! But after you finished reading and pos...
Rats, leprechauns, and finding the love...

Rats, leprechauns, and finding the love...

The other night I attended my kid’s elementary school Science Fair. First of all, if you ever need inspiration or to reinvigorate your hope ...