A response to the Jefferson County, Colorado school board’s effort to teach obedience rather than history, and the student walkout that ensued.
Reclaiming Our History: The Colorado Student Walkouts
The 2014 Cybils: Make Me Work!
Supporting Kid Lit Equality
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Announcement of my appointment to the Round One Cybils jury for Young Adult Fiction and a call for nominations for these prestigious awards.
Last spring #WeNeedDiverseBooks came into being as a result of the lack of progress in diversifying the...
An essay with links on the importance of connecting with others who feel alone in the world, inspired by my Lego photos for World Suicide Prevention Day.
As part of a character blog hop, I introduce Tina Aguilar, the protagonist of my forthcoming YA novel, Surviving Santiago.
I draw a parallel between feed spammers on Instagram and publishers’ emphasis on branding, with authors bringing out multiple books per year.