061 Author Dana Mele

Author Dana Mele‘s debut novel People Like Us comes out on February 27th from G. P. Putnam. Listen us Dana explains how her YA thriller is based on an event that occur when she was young.

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060 Author Gwendolyn Clare

Author Gwendolyn Clare‘s debut novel Ink, Iron, and Glass comes out on February 20th from Imprint Books. Hear how Clare decided to work on her craft and create the world of her new book.

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059 Author Gloria Chao

This week Brock is joined by debut author Gloria Chao who takes us through her writing journey and what brought about her new book AMERICAN PANDA.

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058 Author Arvin Ahmadi

Arvin Ahmadi‘s debut release DOWN AND ACROSS centers around grit. Hear how the main character Scott’s journey mirrors Ahmadi’s own.

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057 Author Melissa Albert

In this conversation author Melissa Albert takes us through some of the many books she has cherished over the years and the details behind her debut THE HAZEL WOOD.

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056 Author Sarah Glenn Marsh

On January 23rd the YA fantasy novel REIGN OF THE FALLEN comes out from Razorbill Books. Hear its author, Sarah Glenn Marsh talk about the role an online, text-based, Lord of the Rings inspired game played into her becoming an author.

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055 Author Samira Ahmed

Love, Hate and Other Filters comes out on January 16th from Soho Teen. Hear the author Samira Ahmed talk about how she feels her YA debut “leans into hope.”

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054 Author Lianne Oelke

Author Lianne Oelke‘s debut Nice Try, Jane Sinner comes out on January 9th from Clarion Books. Listen in as Lianne explains how her personal writing were transformed to create her new book.

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Book #44 of 2017: Love Hate & Other Filters

6 word reaction: a timely coming of age story

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Book #43 of 2017: Bait

6 word reaction: Palahniuk’s shocking short story coloring pages

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