The Debutante Ball Welcomes Matthew Quick!

We are thrilled to have the husband of past Deb Alicia Bessette here with us on the dance floor today! Matthew Quick is the author of the THE SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (Sarah Crichton Books / Farrar, Straus & Giroux) and two young adult novels, SORTA LIKE A ROCK STAR and BOY21 (both Little, Brown & Co.). His work received the 2009 PEN/Hemingway Award Honorable Mention; was named an Amelia Elizabeth…

Saturday, March 10, 2012
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Deb Elise Sings Pomp and Circumstance

Is it just that I’m the YA author here, or does everyone else also think each Group Goodbye is high school graduation all over again? Group Goodbye.  You know what I mean, not like saying goodbye to far-flung relatives after a vacation.  Those people stay tethered to you, and you know you’ll all get together in the same way sometime in the future. I’m talking about saying goodbye to a…

Monday, August 22, 2011
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News Flash: January 9, 2011

From the 2011 Debs… Deb Tawna has never claimed to be good at math. For several weeks, she’s been telling people Making Waves will hit shelves in eight months. On Monday, her agent (who is clearly the brains in this partnership) patiently pointed out that the August 2 release date is actually less than seven months away. We’re less than two weeks away from the release of The Weird Sisters,…

Sunday, January 9, 2011
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The Mysterious “Q” Reveals All…

You’ve seen his comments on the Deb Ball. He seems inordinately fond of our Wednesday Deb, Alicia. Now, for the first time, Matthew Quick is stepping out from the comment thread to chat about his second book – and debut YA novel –  SORTA LIKE A ROCK STAR (Little, Brown & Co.), which hits bookstores TODAY! Matthew’s debut novel THE SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (Sarah Crichton Books / Farrar, Straus & Giroux)…

Saturday, May 1, 2010
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