Book 2 Cover & Title Reveal!

September 14, 2017 I’m so excited to finally share the cover and title of the sequel to Rules for Thieves! Take a look at this amazing cover:       Isn’t it amazing?! The initial first look at the cover was hosted over on Middle Grade Minded. Check out their post for a description of the book (but beware Rules for Thieves spoilers if you haven’t …

September Events

September 1, 2017 I have several exciting author events coming up in September, from book fairs and workshops to readings and signings! Here’s where to find me this month: Altrusa of Fayetteville and ASTRA Club BookFair Saturday, September 16 Barnes and Noble (Northwest Village Shopping Center), Fayetteville, Arkansas I’ll be signing copies of Rules for Thieves and handing out free …

Pitch Wars Mentor Wishlist 2017

  Pitch Wars 2017 is here, and I’m so excited to be mentoring middle grade this year! (If you’re unfamiliar with Pitch Wars, this post by Brenda Drake explains everything you need to know.) ABOUT ME: I’m the author of middle grade fantasy novel Rules for Thieves, which was published in June by Aladdin (Simon and Schuster). I’m currently working …

Rules for Thieves is here!!!

June 6, 2017 The day is finally here: Rules for Thieves is now available!!! I’m so excited to share this book with you. It’s been nearly five years since I first started writing Alli’s story, and I can’t believe it’s now out in the world. Thanks to everyone who has expressed interest or provided encouragement on the path to publication; …

Announcing the Rules for Thieves Launch Signing!

If you’re in the Tulsa area, join me for the official Rules for Thieves launch and signing! Saturday, June 10th from 2-4 pm at the Woodland Plaza Barnes and Noble. Come chat with me, get your book signed, and grab some free swag! For more info, check out the event on Facebook. To pre-order your copy of the book in …

ARC Giveaway!

April 24, 2017 The Aladdin Super Summer SFF Giveaway is here! I’m giving away a signed ARC of Rules for Thieves! Plus, three of my fellow Aladdin debut authors are giving away signed ARCs of their amazing books! Other prizes include a Barnes and Noble gift card and a swag pack (including bookmarks for all 3 books pictured and a …

ARCs are here!

February 17, 2017 Exciting news today: advance copies of RULES FOR THIEVES are here!!!! Look at how pretty they are!   And check out the back cover:   I’m beyond excited to see Thieves as a real book! With as gorgeous as these ARCs are, I can’t even imagine how pretty the finished hardcovers will be. I’ll have more info …

Cover Reveal and Pre-order!

October 12, 2016 I have so much exciting news to share today! The Rules for Thieves cover is live, and the book is available for pre-order! Take a look at this amazing cover!!     The initial first look at the cover was hosted over on Middle Grade Minded. The post also features the cover reveals for two other amazing middle grade debut …

August Updates

August 8, 2016 I have a few quick updates to share this month! First, I’m so excited to be a member of the Class of 2k17, a group of 20 young adult and middle grade authors with debut novels releasing in 2017. You can find out more about us and our books at our new website, classof2k17.com. Also, in honor of …