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Cover Reveal for Debra Driza's MILA 2.0!

Cover Reveal for Debra Driza's MILA 2.0!

We're so excited to share the cover of our friend Debra Driza's debut YA novel, MILA 2.0 ! MILA 2.0 will be published by Ka...
Field Trip Friday: June 29, 2012

Field Trip Friday: June 29, 2012

Hello all!  Kate is out of town this week, so I'm taking over Field Trip Friday.  Sadly, I am not as awesome as Kate when it comes t...
The First Sale: Expectation vs. Reality

The First Sale: Expectation vs. Reality

So you’ve sold your first novel. Was it everything you thought it would be? Even if you haven’t sold your first novel, or attracted the...
Road Trip Wednesday #136: Best Book of June

Road Trip Wednesday #136: Best Book of June

Welcome to our 135th Road Trip Wednesday!  Road Trip Wednesday is a ‘Blog Carnival,’ where YA Highway's contributors post...
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BOOKMOBILE: Live Chat with Author Kody Keplinger

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Bookmobile Discussion: A MIDSUMMER'S NIGHTMARE by Kody Keplinger

Bookmobile Discussion: A MIDSUMMER'S NIGHTMARE by Kody Keplinger

It's time to chat about A MIDSUMMER'S NIGHTMARE by Kody Keplinger . Please visit the comments section to add your own thoughts to ...
Live from ALA...

Live from ALA...

I'm sitting in a hotel room in Anaheim getting ready to head back out to the ALA convention. It's been a wonderful weekend of seeing...
Field Trip Friday: June 22, 2012

Field Trip Friday: June 22, 2012

 THIS WEEK IN WRITING   Lauren DeStafano reminds us there is life after the hype of being published. Literaticat gives a great analo...
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Art and Creativity

These past few weeks have been a bit stressful for me. I can't even fully explain why, except that it has to do with all these quest...
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Road Trip Wednesday #135: How'd You Spend Your Summer After Graduation?

Welcome to our 134th Road Trip Wednesday!  Road Trip Wednesday is a ‘Blog Carnival,’ where YA Highway's contributors post a ...
"So what do you REALLY do?": Identity and the Career Writer

"So what do you REALLY do?": Identity and the Career Writer

credit I recently attended a work party with my mother. Like most moms, she's proud of her adult kids--never misses a chance to brag...
Reminder: The Great YA Blogger Meetup at ALA

Reminder: The Great YA Blogger Meetup at ALA

A REMINDER: ALA is almost here! Just like last year at ALA New Orleans , we're co-hosting The Great YA Blogger Meetup with Stacked Bo...
Eatin' Yo Spinach: A Celebration of Writer Moderation

Eatin' Yo Spinach: A Celebration of Writer Moderation

Pink bowl courtesy of roommate Kody Keplinger :) Please note that all the views about food (and, heck, writing) expressed in this post...
... and her cousin's cat's middle name was 'Bob'

... and her cousin's cat's middle name was 'Bob'

This is my cat. He doesn't actually have a middle name. I’ve always been kind of obsessed with random details. And by ‘kind of’, I ...
Field Trip Friday: June 15, 2012

Field Trip Friday: June 15, 2012

THIS WEEK IN WRITING - Love this post from Saundra Mitchell about how very "real" paranormal fiction can be . - Am I allowe...
Cover Reveal: NOBODY BUT US by Kristin Halbrook

Cover Reveal: NOBODY BUT US by Kristin Halbrook

I am not only excited, but honored to be able to present the cover reveal of YA Highway's very own Kristin Halbrook's upcoming cont...
Road Trip Wednesday #134: What's Your Dream Writing Retreat?

Road Trip Wednesday #134: What's Your Dream Writing Retreat?

Welcome to our 134th Road Trip Wednesday!  Road Trip Wednesday is a ‘Blog Carnival,’ where YA Highway's contributors post ...
(Almost) Everything You Need To Know To Start Writing'

(Almost) Everything You Need To Know To Start Writing'

Talking with an old friend the other day, I discovered she's attempted writing a book a couple times herself. Paraphrasing, her remark...
BE HERE NOW: A Writer's Auction to Raise Funds for Andy Whitfield's Documentary about Cancer Awareness

BE HERE NOW: A Writer's Auction to Raise Funds for Andy Whitfield's Documentary about Cancer Awareness

Super-talented YA writer, wonderful person, and dear friend of the YA Highway, Kathy Bradey, is heading up an auction starting this coming W...
Field Trip Friday: June 7, 2012

Field Trip Friday: June 7, 2012

THE BIG NEWS THIS WEEK Ray Bradbury died on Wednesday at the age of 91. Neil Gaiman said Bradbury "left the world a better place,...