Awards

Buxtehuder Bulle Nomination

I was absolutely stunned when I learned that my first novel, Time Between Us, was going to be published. But then I got my first offer from a foreign publisher, and that was even harder to get my mind around. My book was going to be published in other languages? It seemed too wonderful

Every Last Word is a 2015 Cybils Awards Finalist!

I just got the news that EVERY LAST WORD is a 2015 Cybils Awards finalist! What an incredible honor to be here, and in such impressive company: http://www.cybils.com/the-2015-young-adult-fiction-finalists. Congratulations, fellow finalists! Huge thanks to all the judges, and special thanks to Jennifer Donovan at 5 Minutes for Books for the nomination. Sam worries that her

Epic Reads | Book Shimmy Awards: Every Last Word Makes Final Round

Every Last Word made it into the Epic Reads Book Shimmy Awards FINAL ROUND! Thank you so much, awesome readers! This is it, friends. Will you give Sam and the Poets one more vote? Thank you!

Epic Reads | Book Shimmy Awards: Every Last Word Makes Semi-Finals

If you loved EVERY LAST WORD, I’d love your vote in the #BookShimmyAwards, Mental Health Matters category! It’s been a big year in YA literature for this important topic. Thank you for reading our stories, sharing them, and talking about teens and mental health. Your voice matters! Vote for all your favorite books here: http://www.epicreads.com/blog/2015-book-shimmy-awards-semi-finals

Epic Reads | Book Shimmy Awards | Mental Health Matters Award

Exciting news, guys! EVERY LAST WORD is a semi-finalist in the Epic Reads Book Shimmy Awards! What an honor! And it’s in such wonderful company. ? There are many amazing books here, in every category. Please go VOTE for all your favorites at www.epicreads.com. VOTE HERE