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Judging the Tomorrow Prize

Click on the photo above to see it larger. I’m one of the final judges for The Tomorrow Prize for short science fiction written by students. The winner not only wins prizes but their school also benefits. All winners will … Continue reading

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The Case of Cumberbatch

About three weeks ago, I was at the West Coast premiere of The Imitation Game, the film about Turing breaking the Enigma code. Benedict flew in quickly to do the red carpet but had to leave quickly to fly away … Continue reading

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Contests! International too.

If you go to the menu at the top of this site, you’ll see “For Readers.” Under that, on the pulldown menu, you’ll see “contests.” Click there to see the latest contests. We haven’t been updating that page, but we … Continue reading

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Oh, Canada!

I am off to Canada. I have a big school event (an entire school picked Starters as their read of the year), some publishing events, and a book stop at the Chapters Barrie near Toronto on Saturday May 3 at … Continue reading

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Starters is in its 8th Printing!

Found out today that STARTERS is in the 8th printing now and ENDERS is actually going into a second printing already! Thanks to you who made it happen, we’re all very grateful. That’s how happy I am! Copies in bookstores now will … Continue reading

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Get a $110 gift card for $75 & books & a call from me!

This is for a great established charity called MEND (Meet Each Need With Dignity). The auction ends Mar 2, so hurry. 1. $110 gift card to Once Upon A Time Bookstore in Montrose. They will ship. They can order any … Continue reading

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EW.com has the Exclusive reveal of ENDERS

Go here on EW to see the paperback of STARTERS that comes out July 23rd. The article includes both new covers as well as an excerpt of ENDERS. Yes, you can start reading ENDERS! I would love a comment on the EW site below the … Continue reading

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Contest at Random Buzzers this Week

  http://www.randombuzzers.com/things-to-do/boards/topic/1331/142555/ Come and ask a question and maybe you’ll win a copy of the new Starters paperback. It has an exclusive 25p story, Portrait of a Spore (US only).

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When Grrls Fall in Love – My Comic-Con Panel

Last year I was on a great Comic-Con panel about YA Dystopians with mostly guys but this year the grrls rule. I’m thrilled to be with some major YA superstars. From Deadline and the Comic-Con schedule: 11:00am When Grrls Fall … Continue reading

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I’m Back. Oh no!

I’m back from the Incredible European Book Tour. And there is so much I want to share with you, but there are tons of photos to sort through. It used to be you had paper photos and you could flip … Continue reading

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