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493 Posts: Our Authors
November 8, 2018
Swoon Author Chani Lynn Feener: The Secret to Winning NaNoWriMoChani has won NaNoWriMo six years in a row. Want to know how she does it? The answer may surprise you.
November 6, 2018
Check Out the Final Cover for THE LAST WORD by Samantha Hastings!The moment you've been waiting for has arrived... feast your eyes on the cover for Samantha Hastings' debut novel!
October 25, 2018
A Day in the Life of Cindy Anstey, Swoon Author(Hint) She is one of the most fortunate people in the world who actually enjoys her job: Writing.
October 18, 2018
Swoon Author Cindy Anstey: Publishing Isn't All It's Cracked Up to Be... It's BetterThe author of Carols and Chaos shares how everything changed—and stayed the same—after getting her book deal.
October 11, 2018
Swoon Author Devon Taylor: Keep on DaydreamingThe author of The Soul Keepers has a message for all you aspiring authors out there: You can do it.
October 4, 2018
Swoon Author Devon Taylor: The Soundtrack to THE SOUL KEEPERSEver think there's a perfect song for a scene you've written? Devon Taylor shares his playlist for The Soul Keepers.
September 27, 2018
Swoon Author Devon Taylor: Marketing Yourself as a Writer Without Feeling IckyPromoting your work online is hard and often stressful. Devon Taylor has some advice for how to find the right balance.
September 26, 2018
Swoon Author Cindy Anstey's Editing Update: Sometimes Messier Is BetterRevising Carols and Chaos involved making things a bit more embarrassing for the main characters, but it was fun!
September 20, 2018
Swoon Author Maggie Ann Martin: The TO BE HONEST SoundtrackEver think there's a perfect song for a scene you've written? Maggie Ann Martin shares her playlist for TO BE HONEST.
September 12, 2018
Meet the Author of HARSHVILLE, Olivia Wildenstein!We have two new authors joining the Swoon family. Come say hi to Olivia Wildenstein!
September 10, 2018
Swoon Author Vicky Skinner: The 7 Stages of Grief—uh, I mean—EditingThe author of How to Breathe Underwater breaks down the 7 steps of getting your very first edit letter.
September 6, 2018
Meet the Author of THE BALLAD OF AMI MILES, Kristy Dallas Alley!We have two new authors joining the Swoon family. Come say hi to Kristy Dallas Alley!
August 29, 2018
Announcing Our New List: THE BALLAD OF AMI MILES by Kristy Dallas Alley and HARSHVILLE by Olivia Wildenstein!Come learn more about the two manuscripts YOU helped choose for publication!
August 23, 2018
Swoon Author Shannon Klare: You Mean It Happened?From football games to barn hide-and-seek, Surviving Adam Meade contains a lot from Shannon's own high school life.
August 20, 2018
Swoon Author Samantha Hastings: By Any Other Name... A New TitleSamantha Hastings' debut novel has a shiny new title! Come find out what it is.
August 18, 2018
Swoon Author Danika Stone: A Fangirl's Guide to Avoiding Convention FOMOIf you're new to the convention scene, have no fear: Danika Stone has some tips to turn you into a pro in no time!
August 16, 2018
Swoon Author Vicky Skinner: Writing + Other Types of ArtArt informs art, and any kind—whether it's music, movies, or visual art—can be used as inspiration for your writing.
August 14, 2018
It's Pub Day for HOW TO BREATHE UNDERWATER and SURVIVING ADAM MEADE!Two debut contemporary romances are finally hitting the shelves today! Be sure to snag them for your summer reads stack.
August 9, 2018
Swoon Author Katy Upperman: 11 of My YA Summertime FavoritesWho should know what makes a perfect summertime read better than the author of two perfect summertime reads?
August 2, 2018
Swoon Author Devon Taylor's Editing Update: When Things Click Into PlaceEditing is hard, but luckily you don't have to do it alone. The author of The Soul Keepers shares his editing journey.
August 1, 2018
Swoon Author Chani Lynn Feener: The Extremely Glamorous and Exciting Life of a WriterBeing an author isn't all glitz and glam. It's a lot of work. And sitting. And coffee. (LOTS of coffee.)