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On the YALSA blog, there is a discussion of white washing on the cover of YA novels, and one of the novels mentioned is For Darkness Shows the Stars. There are many inaccuracies in this article (including stating that LIAR … Continue reading

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Embarrassing Story #1 So I woke up the other morning to no fewer than fifty pieces of fan mail. “This is it!” I thought to myself. “I’ve finally made the big time!” And then I started to read said fanmail, … Continue reading

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I’ve woken up early today to call-in to a Providence radio show called Reading With Robin and discuss my new anthology, Everything I Needed To Know About Being A Girl I Learned From Judy Blume. Unfortunately, I couldn’t get through … Continue reading

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