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Monthly Archives: February 2010

some news about matched

So I have some news about Matched. We just finished another round of revision and my editor is fantastic. And….we have a release date: November 30, 2010. Yes. That is this year. Yes. I am crazy excited about it. More news: you can pre-order it on Amazon (thank you, Tasha, for letting me know)! Still more news: I have seen an idea for the cover




the winner is…

…Brittany (comment #32)! Congratulations, Brittany! I will e-mail you to get your address and will send Being Sixteen your way ASAP.  Brittany has been a reader of this blog for a long time (right, Brittany?) and it’s so fun to see her win. 🙂 Thanks to everyone for entering! Also, just because I feel like it, here are some things I like this week: 1.




a request and a dedication

Recently, my husband and I celebrated our 10th anniversary. So, in honor of that momentous occasion (which we celebrated with takeout from The Bombay House after the three kids were in bed–so romantic!),and also Valentine’s Day, I thought I’d re-post this post I wrote for him. It was originally published at the Segullah Blog. Back when I was an incurable daydreaming romantic, I wanted a




a contest and a workshop

I like to do giveaways of my new books. Usually about ten people enter and they are people I know and then I send the book off happily, because I know it will go to a good home. So, let’s do it again! You can enter to win a copy of Being Sixteen by leaving a comment here on this post, or by becoming a