Monterrey and Mexico City events–UPDATED!

Posted on Oct 10, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Hola mi lectores de Mexico! Did I say that right? Probably not. I think it’s supposed to be mis lectores… ANYWAYS, as you can tell, I’m going to do this post in English so I don’t say anything wrong! I am SO EXCITED to be coming back to Mexico, this time to Monterrey and Mexico […]

Gracias a Peru!

Posted on Aug 1, 2016 in Uncategorized | 15 Comments

Peru, Peru, Peru… Where do I even begin? I have so many feelings and thoughts about my visit that I needed to do a blog post to properly convey my gratitude. (Sorry that this is in English, but I have so much I want to say, I want to make sure I say it right!) First, […]

FIL Bogota events!

Posted on Mar 14, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Hello! I’m so excited to be heading to Bogota, Colombia next month to meet my amazing readers at FIL Bogota. You can get information about the festival here. Below are details of my events while I’m in town (the festival was nice enough to send me the information in both Spanish and English). I can’t wait to meet my […]

Five Years of Gratitude (AND CONTEST!)

Posted on Feb 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Dear amazing readers, This Sunday marks my fifth anniversary of being a full-time author. Back in 2011, I thought, “So I guess I’m going to try this for a year and see what happens.” Believe me when I say that I genuinely didn’t think I’d be here five years later still writing full-time. It hasn’t been […]

We Can Work it Out – The “Easter Eggs”

Posted on Apr 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Hello, dear readers! This past Saturday, I did a contest on all references to my past books in We Can Work it Out. I promised that after the contest, I would write a blog with all of the references. Now I don’t think any of these references giveaway anything that happens in the book, but if you […]

The Great (and late) We Can Work it Out Easter Egg Hunt contest!

Posted on Apr 9, 2015 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Hello all! I know I’ve been MIA on this blog, but a) I’ve been busy traveling for the release of We Can Work it Out and b) working on the first book in my new middle-grade series, The Great Shelby Holmes (coming Fall 2016)! It’s been great meeting so many wonderful readers, and look forward […]

We Can Work it Out giveaway extravaganza!!

Posted on Jan 16, 2015 in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Hello all! I haven’t had a chance to do any giveaways for We Can Work it Out yet, mostly because I didn’t have any ARCs. Plus, it was the holidays. And, I was on deadline for my next book and kinda lazy. But now it’s time! I’ll be hosting two different giveaways: the Instagram one […]

Pre-order WE CAN WORK IT OUT for FREE Lonely Hearts Club items!

Posted on Dec 13, 2014 in Uncategorized | 11 Comments

**UPDATE: Since We Can Work it Out is FINALLY out (HOORAY!), the pre-order campaign is over, HOWEVER, Books and Company has a bunch of signed books, stickers, and buttons leftover so you can still get a signed book, it just won’t be personalized!** Hello everybody! I can’t believe we’re less than two months away from the […]

The Lonely Hearts Club FREE short stories!

Posted on Sep 3, 2014 in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Hello lovely readers! As much as I’m bummed that summer is over, this does mean that we’re getting closer to January 27, 2015 when We Can Work it Out will be released. Don’t want to wait until then to return to the world of Penny Lane Bloom? You don’t have to! As some of you may recall from from The […]

What Authors Have NO Control Over

Posted on Jul 30, 2014 in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Hello dear readers! I hope you’re having a great summer. I’m currently awaiting a few projects to come back to me so I have that rare week with no deadline (in case you’re wondering why I’m doing something as crazy as writing a blog post!).  I’ve noticed that, more often than not, my replies to […]