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Keeping it Real

My new WiP is a beast unlike anything else I’ve written. It’s the first book I’ve tried to write which is entirely set in the contemporary world – so, I’m dealing with cars and houses and school and arguments and crushes on boys and temper tantrums and computers and mobile phones and friendship – and, because of that, it seems to be going more quickly than I’m used to. 597 more words

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Hi there! I’m anxious to share a contemporary YA romance a la When Harry Met Sally. I was enraptured by the movie–the tiny vignettes from the couples, the excitement of changed feelings–and pangs of obliviousness. 1,010 more words


They Scored With THE ROMEO CLUB--Review and Giveaway

Hi there, and welcome to my stop on the blog tour for THE ROMEO CLUB. For other stops on the tour, click here. Today, I’m featuring a spunky YA contemporary romance by… 856 more words


Woo Hoo! Introductory Price!

Greetings, Friends!  It’s here! Ocean Mist, Book Three!

The Return is presently on sale for only 99 cents! It will be at this special introductory price… 164 more words

Brenda Maxfield

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks
by E. Lockhart
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Release Date: March 25th 2008
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion
Series: Stand Alone… 554 more words

Book Review

Living in THE HERE AND NOW Isn't Easy--A Review

If you could change the future, would you?

That’s the premise behind Best-Selling Ann Brashare’s up-coming contemporary YA release: THE HERE AND NOW.

Prenna James is a high school student in New York in 2014, but she was born in 2078. 654 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: All Time Favourite Contemporary YA Books

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish.

To learn more about Top Ten Tuesday or see the future topics, click  390 more words