Finished The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis. I received a copy for review.
This book is amazing and important and so needed. There are multiple main characters but primarily it’s the story of Alex. 151 more words
I’m sure you’ve all heard about this new(ish) YA historical fiction book based on Vlad the Imapalor. If not, all you really need to know is Vlad (a male) has been switched to Lada (a female) and the story follows her from birth to the age of 16/17ish during the 1400’s in the Ottoman Empire. 251 more words
I am thrilled to announce that Ana’s Trial is available to preorder from most ebook retailers. I had so much fun writing this fun short story about Ana – a young Egyptian on the cusp of womanhood who isn’t ready to take the responsibility being thrust upon her. 221 more words
A publisher told a class I once attended that he could tell when a manuscript had been written by a teen rather than an adult. It isn’t the quality of writing that gives it away—copious amounts of formal education makes a storyteller not—it’s the human experience: falling in love, becoming a parent, losing a loved one; living long enough to have experienced the depths of life. 429 more words