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Happy book birthday to Brian Katcher! Can't wait for my copy of THE IMPROBABLE THEORY OF ANA AND ZAK to get here. I'm in serious need of some good chuckles:
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I'm celebrating the completion of YA rewrites with a sale. FIFTH AVENUE FIDOS (dogs + chuckles + cute plot) = 2.99.
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Me: "Why's this measuring cup gray inside?" Mom: "Oh, yeah. I used it to spread grass seed." Which pretty much sums up the way the Schindler women feel about baking...
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Enter to win EXTRAORDINARY SAM via Smack Dab in the Middle:
When I first set out to write the story of a very ordinary boy who discovers he was destined to be extraordinary, I had a clear image of how the story would flow. The trouble was that I had no idea what I didn’t know about wr...
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Enter to win the latest Jody Feldman read:
(Plus a Giveaway from Jody Feldman)  Some of you — okay, maybe many of you — already know about the rain that made The Gollywhopper Games grow from a stand-alone book, to a series. It was simply the readers. There were a lot...
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Doing line edits for my next YA! #amwriting #amediting #exciting  
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It's definitely spring. I'm on my deck writing, and my neighbor's whistling--today, it's "Red River Valley."
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Attacking a revision and wondering how I ever did this before Scrivener...
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On using Heidi Tretheway's fantastic advice for building a better Amazon product page:
Over the weekend, I discovered Heidi Tretheway's fantastic post on building a better product page on Amazon. I took her advice to heart, and shortened my description of FIFTH AVENUE FIDOS (I actually cut it in half), and used...
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Super-simple advice for formatting your e-book:
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I’m the critically acclaimed author of A Blue So Dark (Contemporary YA, 2010), Playing Hurt (YA Romance, 2011), The Junction of Sunshine and Lucky (Contemporary MG, 2014), Feral (YA Psychological Thriller, 2014), and Fifth Avenue Fidos (Contemporary Adult Fiction, 2015). 

My work has received starred reviews in Booklist and Publishers Weekly, has won silver and gold medals in ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year and the IPPY Awards, respectively, has been featured on Booklist’s Best First Novels for Youth and School Library Journal’s What’s Hot in YA, and has been a PW Pick of the Week.

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