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Nancy Drew

In 1905, pioneering child psychologist G. Stanley Hall made the following statement in response to the growing trend of girls reading the budding genre of kids’ adventure novels: The danger […]

The Nerd Canon

The new Wonder Woman trailer dropped this week, bringing us that much closer to the first movie out of this generation of superhero film to star a woman. Meanwhile, despite […]

The DATES 2 Kickstarter is live!

I’m delighted to announce that the Kickstarter campaign to fund Dates 2 is launching today! Dates is a fabulous historical fiction anthology of comics, art, and short stories featuring queer […]

Cover Reveal

At long last, I’m delighted to present the cover of AMONG THE RED STARS. The HarperTeen crew did such a beautiful job with this and I’m delighted with how the […]

Many people in the YA community were less than enthused when the Locus Awards announced their 2016 finalists. The YA finalists were all men, one of whom was nominated twice, […]

Our attitude toward Nazis is changing, and not for the better. Ever since World War II, Nazis have occupied a unique niche as the West’s universal standard for evil*, and […]