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Archives - June 2009

Interview: Melody Carlson, author of It's a Green Thing: Diary of a Teenage Girl: Maya, Book 2

Jun 10, 2009

June 2009

 
Melody Carlson is an award-winning Christian author who has penned almost 200 books for both adults and young readers, such as the True Colors and The Carter House Girls series.

Interview: Michael Grant, author of Hunger: A Gone Novel

Jun 10, 2009

June 2009

 
Michael Grant's latest supernatural sci-fi project, the Gone series, introduces a new world in which everyone over the age of 15 has disappeared, and children and teens must learn to survive and fend for themselves amidst near chaos.

Interview: Lisa Mantchev, author of Eyes Like Stars: The Théâtre Illuminata, Act I

Jun 10, 2009

June 2009

Lisa Mantchev's debut, EYES LIKE STARS, is the first installment in a new YA fantasy series, The Théâtre Illuminata Trilogy.

Interview: Sarah Ockler, author of Twenty Boy Summer

Jun 10, 2009

June 2009

In this interview with Teenreads.com's Sarah A. Wood, Sarah Ockler discusses the true stories behind both the title and plot of her debut novel, TWENTY BOY SUMMER, and elaborates on some of its major themes, like friendship, honesty, peer pressure and keeping secrets. She also muses on why it's sometimes easier to trust strangers more than best friends, provides information on an organization near and dear to her heart, and shares details about her upcoming book, FIXING DELILAH HANNAFORD, which is due out next summer.