12 Weeks of Contemporary

12 Weeks of Contemporary – Julie Murphy

Welcome to 12 Weeks of Contemporary, where we highlight our favorite contemporary authors and their books here on our blog and on Instagram!  This time we have Julie Murphy, the author of DUMPLIN’! What inspires you about contemporary YA? I love all kinds of genres, but there’s something special about shining a spotlight on the magic you… Continue reading 12 Weeks of Contemporary – Julie Murphy

12 Weeks of Contemporary

12 Weeks of Contemporary – Brandy Colbert

Welcome to 12 Weeks of Contemporary, where we highlight our favorite contemporary authors and their books here on our blog and on Instagram!  This time we have Brandy Colbert, the author of POINTE! What inspires you about contemporary YA? I find contemporary YA endlessly fascinating—maybe because I’m so intrigued by the lives of real people, in general.… Continue reading 12 Weeks of Contemporary – Brandy Colbert

12 Weeks of Contemporary

12 Weeks of Contemporary – Lauren Morrill

Welcome to 12 Weeks of Contemporary, where we highlight our favorite contemporary authors and their books here on our blog and on Instagram!  This time we have Lauren Morrill, the author of THE TROUBLE WITH DESTINY! What inspires you about contemporary YA? Writing contemporary YA allows me to play pretend with my own teenage life, which was… Continue reading 12 Weeks of Contemporary – Lauren Morrill

12 Weeks of Contemporary

12 Weeks of Contemporary – Lexa Hillyer

Welcome to 12 Weeks of Contemporary, where we highlight our favorite contemporary authors and their books here on our blog and on Instagram!  Today we have Lexa Hillyer! And the PROOF OF FOREVER ebook is only $1.99! What inspires you about contemporary YA? It’s an area that’s just exploding with incredible talent, a diversity of authentic experiences and… Continue reading 12 Weeks of Contemporary – Lexa Hillyer

12 Weeks of Contemporary

12 Weeks of Contemporary – Shalanda Stanley

Welcome to 12 Weeks of Contemporary, where we highlight our favorite contemporary authors and their books here on our blog and on Instagram!  This time we have Shalanda Stanley, the author of DROWNING IS INEVITABLE! What inspires you about contemporary YA? How brave it is. Contemporary YA tackles such a wide array of real-world topics. There is… Continue reading 12 Weeks of Contemporary – Shalanda Stanley

12 Weeks of Contemporary

12 Weeks of Contemporary – Jennifer Niven

Welcome to 12 Weeks of Contemporary, where we highlight our favorite contemporary authors and their books here on our blog and on Instagram!  This time we have Jennifer Niven, author of ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES and HOLDING UP THE UNIVERSE! What inspires you about contemporary YA? YA literature is so brave and honest and bold right now,… Continue reading 12 Weeks of Contemporary – Jennifer Niven

12 Weeks of Contemporary

12 Weeks of Contemporary – I. W. Gregorio

Welcome to 12 Weeks of Contemporary, where we highlight our favorite contemporary authors and their books here on our blog and on Instagram!  This time we have I. W. Gregorio, author of NONE OF THE ABOVE!  What inspires you about contemporary YA? That’s a great question, because when I was growing up, I was totally a fantasy… Continue reading 12 Weeks of Contemporary – I. W. Gregorio