Category Archives: zombies

So apparently, I’ve been living under a rock. (Or a receiving blanket?) I just found out that Zombies vs. Unicorns was named a School Library Journal Best Book of 2010, was placed on the 2011 Tayshas Reading List, and won … Continue reading

Posted in Rio, unicorns, vainglory, writing life, zombies 1 Comment

(First: the winner of the Worldbuilding Q&A giveaway is alaska! Alaska, email me and tell me your address and whether or not you want Rampant or Ascendant.  To everyone else, I’m still answering questions, but I’ve been a bit tied … Continue reading

Posted in anthologies, Justine, unicorns, vainglory, YA, zombies 43 Comments

The Zombies vs. Unicorns trailer has gone live. Have I mentioned how excited I am about this book? To celebrate the release of ZvU, I’ll be appearing at the Baltimore Book Festival alongside editors Holly black and Justine Larbalestier, and … Continue reading

Posted in Carrie, Justine, Scott, short stories, trips, unicorns, YA, zombies 9 Comments

We’ve been getting a bunch of reviews in for the new anthology, ZOMBIES VS. UNICORNS, which is edited by Holly Black and Justine Larbalestier and includes stories by a rather awesome collection of YA authors. Publisher’s Weekly even graced it … Continue reading

Posted in anthologies, unicorns, vainglory, YA, zombies 1 Comment

First things first: Why are unicorns such an object of fascination on Regretsy? First there was the “Lady Gaga Devouring a Unicorn” situation the other week (full pic NSFW, necessarily), and now there’s the even weirder “You and Justine Bieber … Continue reading

Posted in anthologies, unicorns, vainglory, YA, zombies 3 Comments

Today, I’m guest blogging over at the Booksmugglers with pal and fellow anthologist Carrie Ryan as part of their YA Appreciation Week. We’re attempting ot get the zombies and the unicorns to sit down at a table and talk out … Continue reading

Posted in anthologies, unicorns, YA, zombies Comments Off on Zombies vs. Unicorns: Peace in our Time

So I survived ALA, thanks to the support of my editor and author friends.Friday afternoon, Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl took pity on me and called up, inviting me to come hang with them on the floor. We did. We … Continue reading

Posted in industry, other writers, trips, unicorns, vainglory, writing life, YA, zombies 11 Comments

Okay yes, winners. We’ll get to that. Tomorrow, I promise. We’re doing all this home improvement stuff around the house so I’ve been a little distracted. First up, BEA. So this was my second time at BEA (last time was … Continue reading

Posted in anthologies, fabulosity, other writers, PAP, trips, unicorns, writing industry, writing life, YA, zombies 21 Comments

ZvU was recently featured on Entertainment Weekly’s Shelf Life. Though the article calls the collection a book of “essays,” do not be fooled. I think it meant that the essays were the connecting bits written by Holly and Justine, on … Continue reading

Posted in biz, unicorns, zombies 8 Comments

Oh noes! The killer unicorns! They have taken over my website! Thanks to ‘brina for the cornification. In other news, the killer unicorn takeover of the known world continues apace. At the School Library Journal, kidlit blogger Fuse #8 casts … Continue reading

Posted in bookaholic, other writers, Scott, unicorns, writing industry, writing life, YA, zombies 3 Comments