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Monthly Archives: May 2010

bea bound and contest

I’m posting a day early this week because I’m leaving for BEA tomorrow (and I always feel kind of pretend when I schedule a post in advance). I’m so excited. I almost went to BEA two years ago, when FRESHMAN was coming out, and the publisher for that book said they’d fly me out to BEA. I was so excited. Then. My doctor said nope.




another post, because I HAVE AN ARC and i'm giving it away!

So, since some of you have been asking, here are the official blurbs and summary, via my publisher. 🙂 Can I just say that Kami, Margaret, Melissa, and Carrie are so incredibly gracious, and generous to read and endorse this book. I am blown away, and deeply grateful. Coming November 30. Matched by Ally Condie. “Matched is a page-turning, dystopian love story, written with the




answers and other things

Palace Beautiful, by Sarah DeFord Williams So a couple of things. Until I can figure out how to put it in the sidebar, I’m going to post a picture of whichever book I’m currently reading at the top of each week’s post. I love knowing what other people read so I thought I’d do that too. Plus, then my blog will look prettier. Because it




q & a

There were some great questions in the comments last time, so I thought I’d answer them here. And then, since I haven’t done a Q & A since January (I think; I’m too lazy to actually check), feel free to ask any other questions you might have in the comments and I’ll answer those next week. If there are any. If not, I will write




matched teaser

Photo credit Brook Andreoli Just a little teaser…all of the items in this picture have something to do with the plot of Matched. 🙂 ARCs are circulating now (and there will be more after BEA later this month), so there are some reviews and spoilers going up, and people have asked me if I’m nervous about that. The answer is, “Of course.” As an author,