I’m so honored and thrilled to announce that Mit anderen Worten: Ich (the German edition of Every Last Word) has been nominated for the Deutsche Jugendliteraturpreis, the highest honor for children’s literature in Germany. I’m completely blown away, to say the least. I love this edition. This stunning cover has always been
Little Do We Know & Click'd edits: My worlds collided! I’m finalizing a new draft of Little Do We Know and working on first pass pages for Click'd. My brain hurts! Fun fact: You’re looking at 141,296 words here. (Don’t even ask me how many I’ve thrown out along the way!)
I had to brave a fierce rainstorm to get my hands on this beauty, but it was so worth it. A List Of Cages is such a gorgeous book, inside and out. Happy Book Birthday, Robin Roe! I can’t wait to watch everyone fall in love with Adam and Julian’s story like I did.
https://www.instagram.com/p/BFgKYXRQevm/ Absolutely honored to see EVERY LAST WORD on this important list and alongside so many incredible books. Thank you, @buzzfeed readers! And thank you, @viotoki for this lovely shot and your kind words. READ MORE
What a night! Kristen-Paige Madonia and I had so much fun meeting readers and celebrating the release of her new book, Invisible Fault Lines! Huge thanks to Not Your Mother's Book Club and to everyone who joined us. We loved meeting all of you!
Thrilled and so very honored to learn that Every Last Word was named to YALSA’s Top Ten books for teens! And it’s in such impressive company. Huge thanks to all who voted and YALSA. Congratulations to all! Alive by Chandler Baker. Disney/Hyperion. 9781484706831. All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven.
From conceptual sketch to stunning piece of art, here’s how my time travel collection got a whole new look: www.tamarairelandstone.com/news/cover-reveal-time-and-time-again
INTRODUCING "TIME AND TIME AGAIN" If you’ve read Stacee’s post at www.toofondofbooks.com, you’ve already heard the big news! Anna and Bennett are getting a whole new look. And their stories are going to be bound together forever. Introducing Time and Time Again: Anna’s story, Time Between Us, and Bennett’s story, Time After Time, all
Check out “The Best Books of Summer” in the August issue of Seventeen Magazine!
With my friend Stephanie Kuehn at the Northern California Book Award ceremony! Our books were both nominated for the 2016 book award for children’s literature. Wish us luck! (at San Francisco Public Library)
I love this! Make your own Poet’s Corner, guys!
Honored and thrilled to see that EVERY LAST WORD made The Best Children’s Books of the Year 2016 (Fourteen and Up)! Thank you, Bank Street Center for Children’s Literature! For the full list, click the button below. (Source: Best Children’s Books of the Year, 2016 Edition) READ MORE
What a nice way to start the new year! I’m thrilled with this review of Every Last Word in the January issue of School Library Connection Magazine: In this realistic and engaging novel, Stone takes the reader directly into the mind of a teenage girl who suffers from obsessive compulsive disorder. Sam strives to keep her disorder and her treatment
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!
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