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JOIN THE RESISTANCE!

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Join the mission to #SaveCress and enter the Lunar Chronicles sweepstakes! By some technological magic, every like, share, tweet, tumble, and download is currently being monitored and tracked (by satellite-imprisoned hackers, perhaps?) – and every time we reach a benchmark, … Continue reading

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Mark Your Calendars for the CRESS Launch Party and Livestream!

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I am SO EXCITED to be posting the details for the CRESS launch party! If you live anywhere in or near Western Washington, I highly recommend making the drive, because it will be worth it.     WHAT: Celebrate the … Continue reading

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Lunar Chronicles Short Stories & My GoodReads Interview

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I have a couple announcements for you on this fine, frosty December morning.   Announcement #1 Many of you have been asking where the prequel short stories, “Glitches” and “The Queen’s Army” disappeared to a few weeks ago. Not to … Continue reading

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New Lunar Chronicles Goodies from #CyborgMonday

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AAAH, how AWESOME was yesterday?! My publisher really went all out to make Cyborg Monday an fantastic Lunar Chronicles experience, and I hope you all had as much fun as I did.   Here are links to the new content … Continue reading

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Prepare Yourself – #CyborgMonday is Coming!

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To many, the Monday following Thanksgiving (aka Cyber Monday) is a day for splurging on ModCloth and ThinkGeek merchandise.   For, you know… gifts. For other people. Generous folk that we are.   Ahem.   This year we invite you … Continue reading

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Full STEAM Ahead: My First-Ever Keynote Speech

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Last Thursday I had the honor of being the keynote speaker at the 5th Annual Teen Librarian Summit in Worcester, MA. (And I was so nervous, you guys, you don’t even know.)   The focus of the summit was the … Continue reading

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Brainstorming Cress Swag! Suggestions Welcome

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As I take a little break in between contests and giveaways, I’ve been starting to think about one of my favorite aspects of promoting a new book:   SWAG!   In the past, my publisher and I have done: bookmarks, … Continue reading

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Cress Cover Revealed!! (+ A Lunar Chronicles Pinterest Contest!)

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GO HERE GO HERE GO HERE! to see the exclusive cover art reveal from USAToday.com!   Plus a brand new teaser excerpt!   And an interview with yours truly!     I am SO ENAMORED with this cover, and I … Continue reading

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Solo Presentations for Authors: A Breakdown (plus, SDCC cosplay!)

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I just got back from San Diego Comic-Con!! Here I am with my husband, rocking our fairy tale costumes:   We’re already contemplating what we might be next year. I suggested Sailor Moon and Tuxedo Mask (adolescent dream come true!), … Continue reading

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All About Author Panels: Tips and Suggestions (Plus, my SDCC Schedule!)

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I’m going to San Diego Comic-Con tomorrow!! I am super excited. Last year I was pretty overwhelmed with the sheer size of it all, but this year I’m feeling like I have a much better handle on the schedule and … Continue reading

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