Interview with Alison Hammer, Author of You and Me and Us

Saturday, April 4, 2020

What a treat to welcome my friend and agent sister Alison Hammer to the dance today! I met Alison in a group for querying writers, and she signed with my dream agent, Joanna MacKenzie about two weeks before I had my own “the call” with Joanna. Then, Alison and I proceeded in tandem through every stage of the publishing process: revisions, submissions, more revisions, copy edits, final pass pages, covers,…

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Interview with Tina LeCount Myers + Giveaway of THE SONG OF ALL

Saturday, February 17, 2018

This week, I am delighted to bring to the ball Tina LeCount Myers! I had the good fortune to meet Tina at the Sirens Conference, one of the best book-loving events out there. Sirens celebrates women in sci-fi and fantasy: characters, writers, editors, readers, librarians, teachers, everyone, and it’s one of the most positive, affirming atmospheres I’ve ever been in. So, I’m tremendously happy that we can celebrate another Siren here on…

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Megan Whitmer on Spiders and Pep Talks + GIVEAWAY

Friday, September 26, 2014

We are so excited to welcome Megan Whitmer to the Ball this week! Her debut, BETWEEN, tells the story of seventeen-year-old Charlie, who finds out she’s protected by the Fellowship—the secret group in charge of keeping humans from knowing that mythical creatures actually exist. (Except Bigfoot. That attention whore is a total lost cause.) As Charlie uncovers the Fellowship’s secrets, she finds herself dealing with a power she never asked for, falling…

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The Debutante Ball Welcomes Mystery Author Shannon Baker!

Today the Debutante Ball welcomes Shannon Baker, author of TAINTED MOUNTAIN, Nora Abbott Mysteries #1 (Midnight Ink, March 2013) – (and check at the end of the interview for a chance to WIN THE BOOK!)  Shannon Baker is lover of mountains, plains, oceans and rivers and can often be found traipsing around the great outdoors.  Tainted Mountain, the first in her Nora Abbott Mystery Series, is set in Flagstaff, AZ,…

Saturday, March 16, 2013
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