PUB WEEKLY BOOKLIST

I was delighted to see that THE STONE OF SORROW has made the Publisher’s Weekly 2019-2020 YA Booklist! I’m especially proud to have my book recognized as “fantasy featuring underrepresented characters” — and can promise that Books 2 and 3 will also feature nonbinary characters and LGBTQ+ content. Here is the link to the fabulous…

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Roaring 20’s Debut Group

I have long been envious of writer friends who’ve had the chance to take part in a writer’s “debut” group, and I’m so happy to say that I am properly, officially in one now! My book, THE STONE OF SORROW, alongside many wonderful MG and YA 2020 debut novels, can be found on the ROARING…

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COVER REVEAL!

I’m so excited to reveal the official cover of THE STONE OF SORROW, with art by the incredible Song Kang! Here it is: I’m so grateful to everyone at Orca Book Publishers for their hard work and I LOVE LOVE LOVE it–especially the back cover, which features the red moon! PRE-ORDER AVAILABLE NOW HERE AND…

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Second review for UHC from CM Magazine

I was so pleased to see today that CM Magazine reviews The Unbroken Hearts Club for a second time, and gave it a great review, calling it “highly recommended” and a “sweet story” with emotional depth. Read the review here.

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DEAL ANNOUNCEMENT!!!

I am beyond excited to share that my first full-length YA Fantasy novel, now titled RUNECASTER: THE STONE OF SORROW, is slated to publish April 7, 2020 with Orca Book Publishers. This is the first novel in a series, and I am placing the announcement here:

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Cover reveal! The Unbroken Hearts Club

I’m so excited to share the cover for THE UNBROKEN HEARTS CLUB, publishing on January 29, 2019! This will be my fourth YA novel with Orca Book Publishers, and I’m so happy and grateful to be working with them again. Seriously, every writer should be so lucky. The cover!

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WIN AWESOME PRIZES!

Check out the awesome UVic Vikes goodies I received today! I’ll be giving this loot away at the Lucky Break Book Launch on Sept. 22 from 1-3pm at BLACK BOND BOOKS in Maple Ridge. You can win a sports bag, a hoodie, a t-shirt signed by star player Chanelle Edwards-Challenger, sunglasses, and more! GO VIKES…

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Lucky Break Book Launch

LUCKY BREAK ¬†releases on August 28, 2018, but to take advantage of back-to-school timing, and to ensure librarians and teachers and students will be available, I’ll be hosting the official launch on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 1-3pm.  

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READERS ARE THE REASON

As a writer, I’ve always hoped people would someday read my books, like for real (and not just in my dreams). I mean, that’s kind of the whole point, right? So I find it really moving when I get see their unbiased, book-loving reviews. So when I came across a great review of my upcoming…

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