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NERDY BOOK CLUB: HOW CAN TWO AUTHORS MAKE ONE STORY? A BACK AND FORTH BETWEEN ALLY CONDIE AND BRENDAN REICHS

»Posted on Oct 14, 2018

NERDY BOOK CLUB: HOW CAN TWO AUTHORS MAKE ONE STORY? A BACK AND FORTH BETWEEN ALLY CONDIE AND BRENDAN REICHS

How can two authors write one book and not kill each other along the way? Read all about how we tackled writing The Darkdeep together and came out the other end even better friends! A big thanks to Nerdy Book Club for letting us sit down and interview ourselves. Click here for the article.

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Publishers Weekly: Ally Condie and Brendan Reichs: Double the Authors, Double the Fun

»Posted on Oct 14, 2018

Publishers Weekly: Ally Condie and Brendan Reichs: Double the Authors, Double the Fun

They always say TWO is better than one and, in the case of writing a novel, I can say that is true! Like the title of the article says “Double the Authors, Double the Fun”. Writing #TheDarkdeep with Ally has been one amazingly fun ride. A big thanks to Publishers Weekly for sitting down with us to talk about the process and whats to come from The Darkdeep.  Read all about it here!

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Deseret News- For lovers of ‘Stranger Things,’ a new mystery from Utah author Ally Condie and Brendan Reichs

»Posted on Oct 14, 2018

Deseret News- For lovers of ‘Stranger Things,’ a new mystery from Utah author Ally Condie and Brendan Reichs

Recently, We sat down with Deseret News to discuss how the concept of #TheDarkdeep came about during one fateful YALLWEST afternoon and how our mutual desire to attend the Vermont College of Fine Arts Master of Fine Arts Writing Program cemented the idea.  You can read all about it here! 

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Red Team ROCKS! Fall YASH is back.

»Posted on Oct 2, 2018

Red Team ROCKS! Fall YASH is back.

TEAM RED ROCKS! Fall YASH is in the house!  Its is my favorite time of the year again! Welcome to the fall YA Scavenger Hunt! This bi-annual event was first organized by author Colleen Houck as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors…and a chance to win some awesome prizes. On this hunt, you not only get access to exclusive content from each author, you also get a clue for the hunt. Add up the clues, and you can enter for our prize–one lucky winner will receive one book from each author on the hunt in my team! Who wouldn’t want to win a book from each TEAM RED member? I mean…does it get any better?! But play fast: this contest (and all the exclusive bonus material) will only be online for 120 hours! Go to the YA Scavenger Hunt page to find out all about the hunt. There are SIX contests going on simultaneously, and you can enter one…

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PRE-ORDER THE DARKDEEP FOR A FREE BOOKMARK AND CHANCES TO WIN!

»Posted on Sep 5, 2018

PRE-ORDER THE DARKDEEP FOR A FREE BOOKMARK AND CHANCES TO WIN!

RED ALERT! #THE DARKDEEP Pre-Order Giveaway Contest is here! Get a free AWESOME reticulating Darkdeep bookmark just for purchasing, and get entered for awesome prizes like a NINTENDO SWITCH, a character named after YOU in the next Darkdeep book, and other swag and way cool stuff. #THEDARKDEEP releases 10/2/18! Contest details in the gif below! Link to order is RIGHT HERE. Link to enter is RIGHT HERE.

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ThrillerFest 2018 Interview

»Posted on Aug 23, 2018

I thoroughly enjoy reading thrillers, watching thrillers, and writing thrillers, so its no surprise that I loved being able to participate in ThrillerFest 2018.  Watch the interview I gave below and learn about the trilogy duology trilogy I wrote, Project Nemesis.  I also discuss why I wanted to co-write another book series, The Darkdeep. This one is for you, Henry. Enjoy!…

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Jean Book Nerd Podcast Interview

»Posted on Aug 1, 2018

Jean Book Nerd Podcast Interview

Recently, I was able to sit down with Mark at Jean Book Nerd podcast and talk about career changes, venturing out into the writing world on my own, Project Nemesis, YALLFest/YALLWEST, and more. You can check it out here.…

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Dream within a Dream reviews Genesis

»Posted on Jul 26, 2018

Dream within a Dream reviews Genesis

Check out this excerpt from Dream within a Dream’s review of Genesis. “Genesis is the heart-pounding second installment in one of the most original young adult series I’ve read. The plot is pretty intricate and woven together, so you need to read the first book before this one if you want to understand anything that happens. There wasn’t anything about this novel that I didn’t love.” Want to read more? Click here to see the full review.…

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The Cozy Reading Corner: Top Ten Most Interesting Facts About Me

»Posted on Jul 26, 2018

The Cozy Reading Corner: Top Ten Most Interesting Facts About Me

Want to know my thoughts on cake? What I think my best feature is? Wondering what my big 6th grade adventure was all about? Check out The Cozy Reading Corner’s Top Ten Most Interesting Facts About Me. Click here and get cozy.…

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Book Briefs Review of Genesis

»Posted on Jul 26, 2018

Book Briefs Review of Genesis

Thank you to Book Briefs for giving Genesis an honest 4 star review. If you haven’t read Genesis and aren’t up to speed with Min and the entire Fire Lake Crew, grab your copy today. You can read the review here.…

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