The ASHFALL Tour Goes to Iowa by an Indirect Route

Tanglewood Press’s publicist, Rebecca Grose, and I have been playing a bit of a game with the ASHFALL tour schedule. It’s in a Google Doc, and every time one of us logs into the document, we change the tour title. Rebecca: “The Awesome ASHFALL Tour”Mike: “The Awesome, Amazing, and Superb ASHFALL Tour”Rebecca: The Awesome, Amazing, […]
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Are Teen Guys Under-Represented in Young Adult Literature?

I’ve been following the debate over the relative dearth of young adult novels targeted specifically at guys. I blogged about the subject last month. Robert Lipsyte decried a lack of edgy novels targeted to teen guys in the New York Times recently. Saundra Mitchell responded with an excellent list (I’m being self-serving here, given the […]
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