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If only Alexander Nader’s parents knew … this UF author of Beasts of Burin not be who he is today!

If only Alexander Nader’s parents knew … this UF author of Beasts of Burin not be who he is today!

Go ____________! Tigers. They were orange and black and it made all kinds of sense because tigers are really over-running Pigeon Forge, Tennessee right now. I mean, seriously, it’s an epidemic. If that doesn’t get you interested in this brand new author, check him out […]

Russell Elkins, author of Sparks the Matchmaker, would be grounded forever if his parents knew …

Russell Elkins, author of Sparks the Matchmaker, would be grounded forever if his parents knew …

Nothing’s better than being on the _________ team I tried out for the JV baseball team my Freshman and Sophomore years but didn’t make the team. I was short and chubby, but I sprouted up about six inches in just over one year to be […]

Would M.L. LeGette, author of The Tale of Mally Biddle, go back to high school?

Would M.L. LeGette, author of The Tale of Mally Biddle, go back to high school?

Go ____________! GOOOOOO TIGERS! Blue and Gold all the way. If that doesn’t get you interested in this brand new author, check her out at all these other places: Remember …. in band camp …? Remember in band camp when we got toilet papered in […]

The Circle author, Cindy Cipriano, dared her friends to run over to the golf course to …

The Circle author, Cindy Cipriano, dared her friends to run over to the golf course to …

For The Circle author Cindy Cipriano, nothing’s better than being on the _________ team Track team. I had a blast as a runner on the track team. If that doesn’t get you interested in this author, check her out at all these other places: Go […]

What does L.S. Murphy remember from her days in … band camp? Oooh … you so want to know!

What does L.S. Murphy remember from her days in … band camp? Oooh … you so want to know!

Today, I have the author of Reaper, L.S. Murphy, here to talk about her teenage years. As a YA author, she must have some appreciation for or love of the teens years, right? Why might that be? Something great? Let’s see! Remember …. in band […]

Guess what happened to Stephanie Lawton on prom night …

Guess what happened to Stephanie Lawton on prom night …

Hello, class! Today, the debut author of Want, Stephanie Lawton, joins us to answer a few questions about her teenage years. You’ll have time at the end to ask your own questions, but for now, pencil’s down … and let’s begin! My other car was […]

What was it like to be a teenage Rebecca Hart? Answers inside!

What was it like to be a teenage Rebecca Hart? Answers inside!

Remember … in band camp? Remember when we didn’t know anyone in band camp since we didn’t play instruments, but we hung out in Tina Rowledge’s closet and conjured band names and brainstormed the way the name would look on the front of the drum […]

What did a licensed, master curmudgeon do on prom night? See inside! Interview with Claire Gillian, author of The P.U.R.E.!

What did a licensed, master curmudgeon do on prom night? See inside! Interview with Claire Gillian, author of The P.U.R.E.!

Claire Gillian is a licensed master curmudgeon. Yes … she is. She has a certificate and all! So rather than talk about her curmudgeony-ness, I decided to make her walk down memory lane and tell us all about her those early high school years — […]

What color car did Jessica Therrien drive in high school? It’s in here!

What color car did Jessica Therrien drive in high school? It’s in here!

Welcome Jessica Therrien, debut author of Oppression, Children of the Gods #1, which JUST released! Now, as usual, this is a fun interview, meant to get outside the box of interviews and take us back. Since Jessica writes YA and oppression is YA, this is […]

If you could be any supernatural creature … any … what would you be? #Tag

If you could be any supernatural creature … any … what would you be? #Tag

So last week, the illustrious Jenny Keller Ford tagged me in a post of questions! From her site: The idea is to answer the sender’s 11 questions, then come up with your own 11 questions and pass them along to 11 bloggers. They in turn […]

Nerd? Geek? Jock? Snob? Where did Jocelyn Adams fit in high school?

Nerd? Geek? Jock? Snob? Where did Jocelyn Adams fit in high school?

So, I know this book isn’t YA, but I LOVE Jocelyn’s writing and wanted to find out what she was like as a teen … before she started writing for … adults. Luckily for me, I get to find out! Nothing’s better than being on […]

Did you know, Amaleen Ison excelled at going un-noticed until the night of her Leaver’s Party? #interview

Did you know, Amaleen Ison excelled at going un-noticed until the night of her Leaver’s Party? #interview

What was it like to be a teenage Amaleen Ison? My other car was a ________________ I grew up in the Cotswolds (on top of a big hill), a mile and a half from the nearest bus stop (at the bottom of the big hill) […]