It’s Beach Season…and that means, it’s Summer Reading Time!

Posted Jun 5 2017 in , , , , , ,

If you’re like me and love reading on the beach, I’ve got a contest for you!  Details are right here: http://jessicaruddick.com/giveaways/ya-beach-reads-giveaway/     

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RT Booklovers’ Convention! I’ll be there; will you?

Posted Apr 30 2017 in , , ,

    Hi! *waves from under a pile of clothing to pack* I’m packing like crazy for my flight tomorrow. I’ll be in Atlanta by dinner time for my first ever RT Booklovers Convention! (May 2-7th). I’ve alreadys shipped some cool swag and prizes.  You can find me out and about and I’ll definitely be […]

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Rock the Drop!

Posted Apr 18 2013 in , ,

Happy to participate in this year’s ROCK THE DROP!  If you’re in Islandia, look for SEND in public places 🙂 

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The Missing Epilogue

Posted Dec 3 2012 in , , , ,

Ever since SEND was released back in August, whenever I get any sort of fan mail or reviews, the same comment comes up over and over. “GAH! Did Dan click Send or not? Did Julie return? What happens?  Well now’s your chance to know. Tell me what YOU’D like to see in the missing epilogue… […]

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Guest Post on Joy Preble’s Blog

Posted Sep 19 2012 in , , , , ,

The lovely Joy Preble – also a Sourcebooks author! — has invited me to take over her blog. Come on over and say hi!

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Stop Bullying Kristen Stewart

Posted Aug 23 2012 in , , , , , , ,

A few weeks ago, Kristen Stewart released a public apology to her boyfriend of three years, Twilight co-star Robert Pattinson, for apparently cheating on him with a much older and married man.  This unleashed the most vicious hate campaign since the last presidential election.  Fans took to the internet, recording tearful editorials, posting remarks that […]

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SEND ARC Tour!

Posted May 31 2012 in , , , , , , ,

So… one of my Book Hungry friends – the READING MACHINE Karla Nellenbach, suggested I do an ARC Tour of SEND. What the $%&*!@ is an ARC Tour? Glad you asked. Here’s how it works. If you can’t wait to get your hands on the actual physical ARC of SEND pictured here, email me your […]

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SEND Cover Reveal!!!

Posted Mar 30 2012 in , , , , , , , , , ,

SQUEE! ! ! ! Please forgive the abuse of exclamation points but SEND HAS A COVER AND IT’S THE MOST BEAUTIFUL THING EVAH! Behold… Do you love it?!? Tell me you love it. Lie to me if you must. It’s really happening. My precious is A REAL BOOK! *happy dance* I um… *coughs*… went a […]

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3 Kissed Fingers to The Hunger Games Movie

Posted Mar 29 2012 in , , , , , ,

My Bookhungry book club formed over a year ago around The Hunger Games book – in fact, it was our first book review. So, what better tribute (ha ha, pun intended) than to review the movie? Warning! Spoilers ahead. We saw the movie during its opening weekend and discussed it. I took my son even […]

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5 out 5 Fours for DIVERGENT

Posted Feb 23 2012 in , , , , ,

This month, Bookhungry chose Veronica Roth’s DIVERGENT four – er, I mean for our discussion. I thoroughly enjoyed this book, the first in a series I’m enormously excited to finish. Before my review, let me first summarize the plot. Beatrice Prior is sixteen years old. She and her brother, Caleb, are just eleven months apart, […]

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