+ When is THE DISAPPEARANCES being published?
THE DISAPPEARANCES will be published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers on July 4, 2017. You will be able to find it at your local booksellers, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and wherever books are sold.
+ I'm a blogger/reviewer. How do I request an ARC?
I'm so glad you're here! Please check back soon for more details and a resource section made just for you.
+ The photos on your site are gorgeous. Who took them?
Thank you! My incredibly talented friend Meghan Clemm. Go check out her fine art photography at www.mclemmphotography.com, and hire her for your projects!
And if you're like me, as soon as you start looking at them, story ideas will pop right into your head.
I also designed the site with the invaluable help of Studio Envie. They come highly recommended.
+ I'm writing a book and would like to get published someday. Do you have any advice? Could you read a sample of my work?
I love aspiring writers and am currently working on a section of resources just for you.
Unfortunately, I am unable to read any submissions myself at this time.
+ Which authors have most influenced your writing?
Growing up I loved Frances Hodgson Burnett, C.S. Lewis, L.M. Montgomery, Jane Austen, Lois Lowry, Katherine Patterson, Roald Dahl, Brian Jacques, Madeleine L'Engle, Judy Blume, and J.K. Rowling.
Some more recent favorites include Leigh Bardugo, Rainbow Rowell, Zadie Smith, Kate Morton, Lauren Winner, and Sabaa Tahir.