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Beautiful Fangirl special edition coming in May

Hey! I’ve got some Fangirl news! On May 12, 2015, you can get a Fangirl special edition featuring gorgeous fan art and an excerpt from my upcoming Simon Snow novel, Carry On.     BUT WAIT! Why are there three colors? Because Barnes & Noble gets berry pink; Indigo Chapters in Canada gets yellow; and Amazon and other retailers get [...]

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New cover for Landline paperback …

Posted on February 25th, 2015

As much as I loved the hardback cover — I like this one EVEN MORE. Coming July 7, 2015.


I wish I could tell Park and Eleanor about this.

Posted on January 31st, 2014


So, this is the news I’ve been keeping secret so long, and I’m super-super excited about it.

I signed a deal with Calista Brill at FIRST SECOND BOOKS to write two graphic novels.

The first will be a collaboration with Faith Erin Hicks, the writer/artist of SO MANY GREAT COMICS, including Friends with Boys.

This all happened because of mutual admiration and Twitter. My career advice is now: Get excited about the things you love, and then TELL EVERYONE.


The LANDLINE cover is here!

Posted on October 11th, 2013

The LANDLINE cover is here! And I love it so much!

I might even love it more than my other covers … which is a WHOLE LOTTA LOVE.


Is Eleanor fat? Or does Eleanor just THINK she’s fat?

Posted on July 26th, 2013

Sometimes people say to me, “But Eleanor isn’t REALLY fat, right? I mean, she just THINKS she’s fat.” I never know how to answer that question, but this is how it makes me feel . . .