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NEMESIS IS A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!!!

»Posted on Apr 18, 2017

NEMESIS IS A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!!!

YAHOO! Thanks to everyone who helped make this possible! If you still haven’t had the chance to pick up a copy of #Nemesis, now’s the time! Click here for a free excerpt and all sales links.

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SPRING 2017 YA SCAVENGER HUNT — #TEAMRed!

»Posted on Apr 4, 2017

SPRING 2017 YA SCAVENGER HUNT — #TEAMRed!

THE WINNERS ARE …….. Leanne, Allie, Nicole, Carie, Gurlay, and Elayne. Check your inboxes, and thanks to all who participated! HELLO AGAIN EVERYONE! It’s the Spring 2017 YA Scavenger Hunt!   This is my third or fourth hunt–by now I’m such a grizzled veteran that I can’t remember. There are five mind-blowing YA author teams currently lurking on your interwebs, chock full of awesome bonus materials and killer giveaways. I’m part of #TeamRED. We are incredibly, devastatingly cool. SPECIAL NOTE: I’m doing a separate giveaway at the bottom!   YASH RED TEAM 2017 BEHOLD! Pretty awesome, right? This hunt runs from April 4th-9th, beginning and ending at noon Pacific time. All NEMESIS and VIRALS fans must give it a whirl. Prizes! Deleted and bonus scenes! Sneak peaks! Playlists, including one of mine from a main character in NEMESIS, which was just named

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The Nemesis & Friends Tour – EW.com!

»Posted on Mar 6, 2017

Very excited that EW.com has posted the details on my upcoming NEMESIS & FRIENDS TOUR. Please come see me in the following cities with these amazing, wonderful, sensational author friends. The tour starts March 21, 2017!  Charlotte, NC – Tuesday, March 21 With Renée Ahdieh (The Wrath & the Dawn, The Rose & the Dagger) Barnes & Noble — The Arboretum, 7:00PM Charleston, SC – Wednesday, March 22 With Ryan Graudin (The Walled City, Blood for Blood) Blue Bicycle Books, 5:00PM Bethesda, MD – Thursday, March 23 With Danielle Paige (Dorothy Must Die, The End of Oz) The Bethesda Library, 7:00PM (Books sold by Politics & Prose) Chicago, IL – Friday, March 24 With Veronica Roth (Divergent, Carve the Mark) Everybody’s Coffee, 7:00PM (Tickets must be purchased through The Book Cellar) Provo, UT – Saturday, March 25 With James Dashner (The Maze Runner, Game of Lives)…

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YABC SCAVENGER HUNT BEGINS NOW – #Nemesis Prizes Available!

»Posted on Feb 5, 2017

YABC SCAVENGER HUNT BEGINS NOW – #Nemesis Prizes Available!

Follow the CLUES for the chance to win signed copies of #NEMESIS. Details about the Hunt can be found HERE. My post is right HERE. Check out the awesome playlist I put together for Min Wilder, one of the two point-of-views character in #NEMESIS! What are her jams? GO. AND. SEE. (Noah Livingston’s playlist on will be valuable later this month on another favorite blog of mine, so stay tuned!)

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Booklist Gives #NEMESIS It’s Second **STARRED** Review!

»Posted on Jan 24, 2017

Booklist Gives #NEMESIS It’s Second **STARRED** Review!

I’m beyond excited to report that Booklist has joined Kirkus in giving #Nemesis a **STARRED** review. This is amazing and I’m incredibly honored. Additionally, very strong reviews came in from Publisher’s Weekly, The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books (BCCB), and School Library Journal. I’ll post links for BCCB and SLJ as soon as they are live. Nemesis releases March 21, 2017 but is available for pre-order right now! CRITICAL PRAISE: ★ “Min is not your average 16-year-old. Every two years on her birthday, she’s murdered. And every two years she comes back, completely unharmed. She’s tried to escape the inevitable but knows it’s only a matter of time before the man in black returns for her. Now things are getting worse, with an asteroid headed toward Earth. . . [j]ust when she’s found that classmate Noah is having the same strange experiences she’s tried to keep

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Start Reading #NEMESIS today!

»Posted on Jan 5, 2017

Start Reading #NEMESIS today!

FREE SAMPLE YALL! Here are the first three chapter of #Nemesis, releasing March 21, 2017. Hopefully you get hooked and pre-order from the link at the bottom. Also, if you like the excerpt, please consider going to the NEMESIS Goodreads page and adding it to your to-be-read pile. And if you want to give NEMESIS a great review/rating while you stop in, I’d really appreciate it. I hope you enjoy! 

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NEMESIS Gets a **STARRED** Review from Kirkus!

»Posted on Nov 17, 2016

NEMESIS Gets a **STARRED** Review from Kirkus!

I’m overwhelmingly excited to announce that Nemesis received a STARRED review from Kirkus! I’m honestly shocked, but very pleased. I put a lot of hard work into this book, so it’s intensely gratifying to receive such high praise from a major reviewer. Nemesis comes out March 21, 2017, but is available for pre-order right now. Please do! Links to pre-order are posted on the Kirkus site and are also right here. And here’s the link to the review.

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THE #NEMESIS COVER REVEAL: 8/4/16 ON TOR.COM!

»Posted on Aug 3, 2016

It’s finally here! Check out the #NEMESIS book cover tomorrow afternoon on Tor.com! I am pretty freaking excited about it, folks. PRETTY. FREAKING. EXCITED.

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Comic-Con 2016 Photos!

»Posted on Jul 28, 2016

A blast was had by all! Check out these piping hot pics over what was a whirlwind four day convention. I think I enjoy this event more than any other in the calendar year, mainly because you can both work and be a fan geek at exactly the same time. Plus, there were a LOT of great authors to hang out with both at the convention and in lovely San Diego. Enjoy! #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ SQUAD. At the Penguin party. The convention floor is HYPE! So hype! Me and Greg Neri like it HYPE. Relaxing with an old friend. Bad day for the Walking Dead. The line for my adult sci-fi panel moderating gig was LONG. Me and James Dasher like photos of me and James Dasher. Me and my agent Jodi Reamer.…

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YA SCAVENGER HUNT SPRING 2016 – TEAM BLUE!

»Posted on Mar 29, 2016

YA SCAVENGER HUNT SPRING 2016 – TEAM BLUE!

CONTEST WINNER: Stacey Kym! THANK YOU TO THE HUNDREDS WHO ENTERED!  HELLO EVERYONE!  Spring 2016 YA Scavenger Hunt! This is my third hunt, and by now I’m a savvy veteran. There are NINE mind-blowing YA author teams currently lurking on the internet,  stuffed with cool bonus materials and pee-your-pants-great giveaways. I’m part of #TeamBLUE. We super bad. SPECIAL NOTE: I’m doing a separate giveaway at the bottom! This is the greatest thing ever, right? The hunt runs from March 29th through April 3rd, beginning and ending at noon Pacific time. All #Virals fans are required to test the waters. Prizes! Deleted and bonus scenes! Sneak peeks, including a new one from the Virals short story, SPIKE, which can be purchased alone or as part of the Virals short story collection TRACE EVIDENCE. It’s out there on #TeamBLUE, AT THIS VERY MOMENT people. CHOP CHOP. ABOUT THE HUNT: If you’ve never

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