Monthly Archives: February 2014

Interview: Suzy Vitello on Her YA Debut, Pacing, and Place

Suzy Vitello’s debut YA novel, The Moment Before, opens after art student Brady Wilson’s sister dies in a cheerleading accident. This tightly woven novel braids the after-effects of a tragedy with a smart coming-of-age story, fueled as much by Brady … Continue reading

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Beautiful Wreck: A Time-Travel Viking Romance Novel

Exactly a year ago, I interviewed Larissa Brown on the Seven Questions Series about her beautiful novel-in-progress, Beautiful Wreck, a time-travel Viking romance. Soon after she finished the manuscript, she landed a publishing contract with Cooperative Press, a craft publisher growing its … Continue reading

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A Simplified Map Of The Real World Giveaway

There are a few days left to comment on jm’s blog to win a copy of the short story collection I published in September. There’s a great conversation about linked short stories going on in the comments of the original … Continue reading

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