I received from exciting news this past Tuesday morning, while attempting to start the work day - an email stating that my book, Thief in the Castle, had won gold in the Global Book Awards. Don't believe me? Here's a link to the winner's page: GOLD I am honored and flabbergasted to have won anything. … Continue reading Thief in the Castle took GOLD in the Global Book Awards!
Bess has the voice of an angel, or so Henry VIII declares when he buys her from her father. As a member of the Music, the royal company of minstrels, Bess grows up within the decadent Tudor court, navigating the ever-changing tide of royals and courtiers. Friends come and go as cracked voices, politics, heartbreak, … Continue reading Book Review: Songbird by Karen Heenan
Thief Juniper enters the deadliest con of her life: posing at the crown prince's lover. So, to combat a period of writer's block and the following self-loathing and self-doubt, I reread my own book. I did so to remind myself that I can write. Shockingly, I think my writing's approved. I can see things that … Continue reading Rereading Stars and Bones: Thief in the Castle