Category Archives: publishing

Writer's Digest Contest Win + Summer Blog Hiatus

The Writer’s Digest contest results are in and I came in first place! http://www.writersdigest.com/your-story-competition/your-story-74-submit-now Thank you so much to everyone who voted for my sentence. It took me weeks to craft that little bugger. Coming in first place was such … Continue reading

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Barnes and Noble Signing in June

June 11 and 12 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., I will be at the Waterbury Barnes and Noble at 235 Union Street, Waterbury, CT, for a Teen Weekend Book Signing. Barnes and Noble will be selling copies of The … Continue reading

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It's All About the Books!

The Unbelievables Series News The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts is a National Indie Excellence Awards Finalist in YA fiction! Beckett Publishing Group acquired the second book in The Unbelievables series (the sequel to TGWIG) with a publication date of fall … Continue reading

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Why My Ebooks Are Only Going to Be Available on Kindle

Last month, at the MWA-NY panel, my fellow panelist, S.W. Hubbard, was telling me how her ebooks were only available on Kindle and that she felt the decision resulted in more sales. As an indie author, she felt it was the … Continue reading

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The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts Update

It’s time to share the official back cover summary for The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts: She tried to ignore them. But some things won’t be ignored. Kat Preston doesn’t believe in ghosts. Not because she’s never seen one, but because she … Continue reading

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The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts Finds a New Publisher!

So after everything that happened last year, The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts has a new publisher! It’s a small press called Beckett Publishing Group. They will be publishing The Girl Who Ignored Ghosts in August 2015! It’s the first manuscript … Continue reading

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