Hello friends! I turned in a draft of my 3rd novel, THE NIGHT TRAIN to my editor mid-December, and am now shifting gears- turning my eye toward marketing for my upcoming magical Secret Garden retelling, THE EDGE OF IN BETWEEN! That's where this blog post comes in. Applications are now open for the #EDGEStreetTeam, and… Continue reading Join The EDGE Street Team!
Without further ado... the cover for THE EDGE OF IN BETWEEN!
I'm so excited to share that I'll be the visiting author for a Writer's Workshop weekend this August! It will be hosted by The Astor House, Green Bay's highly-rated B&B, over the weekend of August 20th-22nd. I'm so looking forward to meeting with authors and helping them improve their craft and pursue their goals. More… Continue reading Writer’s Workshop Weekend this August!
While I don't have a writing routine, exactly, where I make myself sit down and write at the same time every day, I do have a system.
I receive emails every once in a while from young writers who are curious if I have any advice for kids like them who aspire to be authors one day. I love hearing from readers, and I love this question! The answer is, yes, I do! This isn't the only advice out there, and your… Continue reading Tips for Young Writers!
Each and every one of these stories is filled with magic and hope, and would make a wonderful gift to share with the young readers in your life this holiday season.
I had a great time chatting with Lauren at Travel and Write today about all the bookish things, including The Circus of Stolen Dreams, Pitch Wars, and advice for aspiring writers. Check the interview out here! -Lorelei
The Great Missing My book releases in just over a week, and I've been caught off guard more than once by emotion... many excited, happy feelings, and other feelings too--like nervousness and self-doubt. But something else has shown up as well. And that something else is a surprising resurgence of grief. You see, I wrote… Continue reading A Personal Note About The Circus of Stolen Dreams
It's time for a GIVEAWAY!!!!!!! (woohoo!) I've been dreaming for a long time about the type of pre-order giveaway I'd like to host for THE CIRCUS OF STOLEN DREAMS. I wanted it to be fun and inspiring, and, above all, I wanted it to be a meaningful 'thank you' to those who ordered my book… Continue reading Pre-Order Giveaway for THE CIRCUS OF STOLEN DREAMS!
We are 6 months out from this book baby's book birthday, and I am delighted to share a closer look at the ARC for THE CIRCUS OF STOLEN DREAMS. Here's a short pitch for the story: Andrea enters Reverie, a circus built of dreams, to escape the pain of her brother's disappearance. When she discovers… Continue reading 6 Fun ARC Facts about The Circus of Stolen Dreams!