The Free 1st 5 Pages Workshop will open again for submissions on Saturday, September 2 at noon EST! In the meantime, we have some exciting mentor news!
Congratulations to Lisa Maxwell, whose fabulous YA historical fantasy, THE LAST MAGICIAN is a NYT bestseller!!! I couldn't turn the pages fast enough!
Congratulations to NYT bestselling author Pintip Dunn, who has been very busy! GIRL ON THE VERGE was released this summer - I adored this heart pounding YA contemporary thriller! The paperback of REMEMBER YESTERDAY releases September 5, and SEIZE TODAY (FORGET TOMORROW #3!) releases October 3rd! Can't wait!
Congratulations to Janet B. Taylor, SPARKS OF LIGHT, the historical time travel adventure
was just released and it is every bit as wonderful as INTO THE DIM!
And a few books to put on your TBR list and/or pre-order:
SVEN CARTER AND THE TRASHMOUTH EFFECT by Rob Vlock comes out October 3! I was fortunate enough to have read this hysterical middle grade sci-fi adventure!
REIGN OF THE FALLEN by the amazing Sarah Glenn Marsh (I was lucky enough to read this epic fantasy, and believe me you don't want to miss it!!!)
THUNDERSTRUCK from NYT bestselling author Brenda Drake releases September 11 (can't wait to get my hands on it!)
MARKED BEAUTY by S.A. Larsen comes out in October! I'm so looking forward to reading this one!
LOCK AND MORI, FINAL FALL, by Heather Petty, releases November 28, and I'm dying to get my hands on it - I love this series!!!
SUMMONER, by S.D. Grimm, comes out on September 4, and SCARLET MOON releases October 21! Can't wait to read them!
WELCOME HOME, Eric Smith's anthology of adoption themed short stories, with works from many celebrated authors, including Stephanie Scott, releases September 5!
And last but not least, BELL OF ETERNITY by none other than workshop founder, the fabulous Martina Boone, releases on August 22! I adored this beautifully written clean romance, as will fans of her wonderful HEIRS OF WATSON LANDING series, as well as fans of Nora Roberts and Susanna Kearsley.
Happy Reading, Writing, and Revising!