The Clearing’s RITA Award Night

It was a great honor for my little book, The Clearing, to be nominated for the RITA Award for Best Young Adult Romance of 2011. Last week, I got to go to New York City to see how it would all turn out.  If you’ve never attended the RWA conference (Romance Writers of America) it’s … 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