Kayla Cagan has been keeping a journal since fourth grade, but she never considered writing a novel as a journal until Piper Perish popped into her head.
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Annie Hartnett’s debut novel, Rabbit Cake, is an exploration of grief, family and strength of humor following loss. The book has received starred reviews.
Susin Nielsen’s Optimists Die First, tells the story of Petula, a former crafting fiend who shut herself off from the world after a family tragedy.
Alexandra Bracken studied both history and English in college, and her history degree helped her considerably when writing “Wayfarer” and “Passenger.”
Elizabeth May’s Falconter trilogy started with a character. “I had a faery-killing girl screaming in my head and I just had to write her story down.”
Author Beth Kephart’s latest novel, “This is the Story of You,” focuses on communities of people — young and old, afraid and brave, lost and found.
Jamie Robyn Wood is the author of Bearskin, which tells the story of siblings and how far they are willing to push the boundaries of good and evil.
In 2011, a teenager appeared in Berlin saying that he had been living wild in the forest for several years…
For a long time, Karen Bao waffled between becoming a scientist and playing violin professionally. And while she is currently…
If Karen Akins could travel back in time it would be to the Regency Period. “I’m kind of a stickler…