Get Ready for The YA Scavenger Hunt #YASH Oct. 3rd

If your bookshelf is looking a little empty or the TBR pile next to your bed is dwindling, the Fall YA Scavenger Hunt is a great way to find new authors and books to read this season. I’ll be participating to launch A CURSE SO DARK, the first in my new YA Paranormal series.   … Continue reading

Cover Reveal: A Curse So Dark

I’m super excited to share the cover for the first book in my new Young Adult Paranormal series! A CURSE SO DARK will publish as an eBook original on October 5th and is a super low price for the release. It’s available for pre-order now at Amazon with more retailers to come… Thanks! Heather   … Continue reading

Announcement and Cover Reveal

Hello readers! I’ve been working on a top secret project for the last year and finally can let you know some news. . . In October, I’ll publish my Young Adult thriller ALIAS RAVEN using the pen name A.M. Null, with Paper Lantern Lit’s The Studio imprint. It’s a fast-paced story, with lots of action … Continue reading

Back to the real world…

So, the trip to Italy was so amazing that I didn’t want to leave.  I was very sad on my last night in Rome, and even sadder on the ride to the airport to fly home. First of all, the city is unbelievably cool.  Around every corner, you find history, or literally chunks of history.  … Continue reading

RT Teen Day Rocked!

Ohmigosh, you guys!  I’m just back from the RT Booklovers Convention in Los Angeles, where they had their first ever Teen Day Event.  It was so awesome! First, there was a great dinner at Melissa de la Cruz’s home in Hollywood.  Rubbing shoulders with writers like Melissa Marr, Alyson Noel, Kimberly Derting, Sophie Jordan, Carrie … Continue reading

The Clearing is a Rita Award Finalist!

  It’s crazy good news — The Clearing is a finalist for the RWA’s Rita Award!  This is like the Golden Globes for the romance world, and The Clearing really is pure Young Adult romance. You can see all the finalists at this link: http://www.rwa.org/cs/2011_rita_and_gh_finalists_announcement Hugs,   Heather

New Website Launched

If you’ve reached this blog post, then you know that I’ve launched my new website!  I’m excited to have more room to post, including a space for reader questions and comments, and info on school visits and events.  Yay!  I’m hoping that you’ll enjoy reading more info about my books and my writing life. In … Continue reading