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November 3, 2020
Check out the final title and cover for Heather Truett's debut!The book formerly known as The Scientific Method of Getting Luckie has a new title and a shiny cover!
October 16, 2020
Bookstagramming 101: 6 Tips for Getting StartedWant to try bookstagramming but aren't sure where to start? Author Samantha Hastings has you covered!
October 12, 2020
Check out the final title and cover for Alexander Delacroix's debut!The book formerly known as The Impaler's Shadow has a new title and a shiny cover!
October 8, 2020
A Day in the Life of an Author MomFrom social media to school drop-offs, a day in the life of an author mom is a busy one!
September 28, 2020
Check out the final title and cover for Georgia Bowers' debut!The book formerly known as Dark Tilly has a new title and a shiny cover!
September 21, 2020
Check out the final title and cover for Talia Rothschild and A. C. Harvey's debut!The book formerly known as The Dream Watcher has a new title and a shiny cover!
September 17, 2020
5 Book Recommendations for Latinx Heritage MonthCheck out these 5 YA reads during Latinx Heritage Month, as recommended by Aiden Thomas!
September 14, 2020
Announcing DAGGER HILL by Devon Taylor!The author of the Soul Keepers duology has a third book coming next summer!
September 10, 2020
Being a Debut During a Pandemic"We are living in unprecedented times. That’s what everyone keeps saying, and I think that’s putting it lightly."
August 27, 2020
One Way to Find Inspiration: Make A List!"In order to find a book idea, I first had to figure out what inspired me."
August 20, 2020
Be Wherever You Are (And By “BE” I Mean “WRITE”)"The best thing you can do as a writer is get away from your desk, and here are three reasons why."
August 17, 2020
Meet the Author of BRAVE and KINGFISHER AND CROW, Elisa A. Bonnin!We have a new author joining the Swoon family. Come say hi to Elisa A. Bonnin!
August 13, 2020
Why I Write Upper YA"I’ve always felt a little conflicted about where I want my books to land in YA."
August 6, 2020
How NOT to Write a Book"There isn’t only one correct way to go about anything involving writing and publishing."
July 29, 2020
6 Rules for Revising a Manuscript"Revisions are always tough. Tougher still when those revisions involve completely rearranging a number of key scenes."
July 24, 2020
Editing: Sometimes More Work Now Means Less Work LaterEither I’ve gotten better at addressing constructive criticism this time around or maybe my excessive plotting paid off.
July 23, 2020
5 Craft Books for New and Experienced Writers"When I was a baby writer, I (naively) believed that the more I wrote, the easier it would get."
July 16, 2020
Publishing Confessional: My Book Baby"Publishing a book is like having a baby."
July 13, 2020
Editing Can Be Murder"Sometimes editing feels like murder—without the blood, guts, and going to jail, of course."
July 10, 2020
Check out the final title and cover for Jessica Patrick's novel!Jessica Patrick's contemporary novel has a new title and cover!
July 9, 2020
A Playlist for NOT ANOTHER LOVE SONGIt's only fitting that a book about the country music scene has a playlist to go with it! Check it out here.