I suppose now is as good a time to announce it as any: my next book is called Crimson Bound, and it will be out in the spring of 2015. It’s not a sequel to Cruel Beauty, but it is another fairy tale reimagining: Little Red Riding Hood meets (genderswapped) …
I have a new short story up at The Hanging Garden: Situation Normal —a story about twins, aliens, and protective coloration.
Second foreign rights sale! CRUEL BEAUTY will be published in Turkey by Pegasus Publishing.
I discuss trying to make the romance in CRUEL BEAUTY “creepy, but not too creepy.”
I have two more guest posts: At Fiktshun, I discuss the lure of the Beast. At Ivy Book Bindings, I explain why I wrote a bad boy romance when I’ve always sworn I hated bad boys.
Three and a half years after I got ambushed by a crazy, melodramatic story idea, CRUEL BEAUTY is a published book! Available for buying in all sorts of book places! If you’re still feeling dubious, remember you can read the first 70 pages online. BUT YOU WANT TO BUY IT …
I have a very fun interview up at the Supernatural Snark blog. Keys, books, & crème brûlée!
So, I have joined seven other 2014 debut authors at The Hanging Garden, a blog of short fiction and GIFs. For our first round of stories, we’re each picking one of two GIFs and writing a short story inspired by it. Today mine is up: “Desires and Dreams and Powers.”
You can now read the first 70 pages of CRUEL BEAUTY through the HarperTeen Browse Inside feature.
Want to read the first chapter of CRUEL BEAUTY? It’s now live on Tor.com!