ASHFALL #4

One of the most common questions questions I get is this: what’s ASHFALL #4 about? Instead of typing a separate answer yet again, I’m going to share everything I’m currently willing to discuss here. First, yes, there will be a fourth full-length ASHFALL book. So it will no longer be a trilogy. Or a three-and-a-half-ology. Now […]
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The Benefits of Reading

I’ve been collecting research for an article I proposed on the value of reading. I found some fascinating stuff that might be of benefit to many of my readers, so I’m sharing it here: Reading for pleasure has immense benefits to your brain, including improved creativity, improved ability to retain information, better critical thinking, increased ability […]
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SUNRISE Contest Winners

First place (wins SUNRISE manuscript): Cathy Sutton for her library display, bulletin board, and Twitter contest: Second place (wins SUNRISE ARC)–Franchesca Febres for her bulletin board: Third Place (wins slightly mangled SUNRISE ARC I rescued from recycling at ALA, yes, they’re that hard to come by), Sophie Peterson: Congratulations!  
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