Open-Mouthed Selfie of Joy with a lady book for ladies and also *horrors* teenaged girls!
Do you guys know Katie Coyle? She’s one of the smartest people I know. Hi Katie!Rachel Fershleiser’s Hands Holding Books I Wrote, Part One in a Series! Rachel Fershleiser’s Glasses Coordinating With Book Covers She’s Holding, Probs an Everyday Occurrence for Her, TBH.
mad, mad jealous.
“The internet isn’t really capable of a measured response. Once you’re on the front page of the internet, it doesn’t matter if you’re getting scorn or praise — you’ll almost certainly get more than you deserve.”
On an old-but-gold episode of the excellent TLDR podcast, WNYC’s Alex Goldman drops some timeless wisdom on the nature of the web.
the internet summed up in one gif set
A conversation with Robin Talley, author of LGBT YA novels, including LIES WE TELL OURSELVES, out Sept. 30 with Harlequin Teen. We talk diversity in YA, the importance of a writing community, and hear a few special cameos from her tuxedo cat, Javert.
Gossip Girl by Cecily von Ziegesar
Robin’s agent Jim McCarthy https://twitter.com/JimMcCarthy528
Memoirs set in Virginia about desegregation include The Norfolk 17 by Andrew Heidelberg
I Am J by Chris Beam
None of the Above by I. W. Gregorio
Far From You by Tess Sharpe
#WeNeedDiverseBooks BEA panel discussion
Rapture Practice by Aaron Hartzler
Doing this podcast with Sarah was so much fun! We sort of talked about everything ever. And my cat kept trying to get involved…
Introducing: The First Draft Podcast
I’m so excited to be launching First Draft, a podcast featuring interviews with young adult and middle grade authors and other bookish folk.
I’m taking an epic road trip to interview authors where they live, or in places that inspire them, getting a glimpse into how place impacts the creative life. (The map above is an approximation of my road trip route… Though the itinerary seems to change daily!)
Have thoughts or suggestions? Try my ask box or shoot me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org !