Monthly Archives: September 2009

THE BRILLIANT FALL OF GIANNA Z. on VPR’s Vermont Edition

For Vermont blog friends and other people who love Vermont… My interview with the delightful Jane Lindholm of Vermont Public Radio is scheduled to air on Vermont Edition today at noon and 7:00 PM.  Today’s topics are Vermont’s outdoor industry and THE BRILLIANT FALL OF GIANNA Z. If you’re not lucky enough to get VPR […]

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Many things on a Monday…

I’ll be out and about signing books around the Adirondacks this weekend and would love to see you if you’re in the Plattsburgh or Glens Falls area.Plattsburgh – Borders at Champlain Center MallFriday, October 2nd – 4-6 pm Glens Falls – Dog Ate My Homework Bookstore on Glen St.- Joint signing with eluper !Saturday, October […]

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How They Got Here: 2009 Debut Author Pam Bachorz

This post is part of a year-long series of blog interviews I’ll be hosting with my fellow 2009 Debut Authors, called "How They Got Here."  It should be an especially helpful series for teens who write, teachers, and anyone who wants to write for kids.  2009 debut authors will be dropping by to talk about […]

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Burlington Book Festival

So I’ve discovered that I really love panel discussions. I was on a panel about Writing for Children and Young Adults at this weekend’s Burlington Book Festival, along with Jo Knowles, Linda Urban, Tanya Lee Stone, and Julie Berry.  I’m pretty sure I enjoyed listening to my fellow authors at least as much as the people […]

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How They Got Here: 2009 Debut Author Jennifer Brown

This post is part of a year-long series of blog interviews I’ll be hosting with my fellow 2009 Debut Authors, called "How They Got Here."  It should be an especially helpful series for teens who write, teachers, and anyone who wants to write for kids.  2009 debut authors will be dropping by to talk about […]

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THE BRILLIANT FALL OF GIANNA Z. Book Club Contest!

Since THE BRILLIANT FALL OF GIANNA Z. was released, I’ve heard from a handful of parents, teachers, & librarians who have already tagged it as a choice for their book clubs.  This thrills me to no end.  Why?  Because I love the sense of community and the conversations that book clubs create.  So today, I’m […]

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The Burlington Book Festival is this weekend!

On Saturday from 1:00-2:00, I’ll be part of a panel discussion on Writing for Children and Young Adults at Fletcher Free Library, along with the  authors of these amazing books. Julie Berry (THE AMARANTH ENCHANTMENT)Linda Urban (A CROOKED KIND OF PERFECT and MOUSE WAS MAD)Jo Knowles (LESSONS FROM A DEAD GIRL and JUMPING OFF SWINGS)Tanya […]

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Newtonville Books and “Seeing Songs”

You know how some bookstores are so bright and cozy and wonderful you’d just like to set up a cot and move right in?  Newtonville Books is like that, and I was so happy to have an event for THE BRILLIANT FALL OF GIANNA Z. there this past Saturday.  There were even beanbag chairs! Thanks so […]

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Disorganized, red-headed artist girls are the new vampires.

Okay, not really. I just said that to get your attention, so I could say this: Thank you. In the two and a half weeks since the official release of THE BRILLIANT FALL OF GIANNA Z, I’ve opened up my email and smiled like crazy at least a thousand times because people — and by that, […]

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For Boston Friends…

Gianna Z. and I will be in your neck of the woods this weekend! I’ll be reading, answering questions, signing books, and doing some fun leaf identification activities with kids this weekend at Newtonville Books.  I’ve heard such great things about this independent bookstore, and I can’t wait to visit!  Here are the details: THE BRILLIANT […]

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