Monthly Archives: April 2014

Freshman Fifteen author Jasmine Warga sat down with fellow Freshman Jen Brooks to find out more about her forthcoming debut, IN A WORLD JUST RIGHT (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, Spring 2015). High school senior Jonathan Aubrey creates worlds at will. … Continue reading

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Yesterday was Teen Literature Day, and some of the Freshman Fifteen authors participated in Operation Teen Book Drop, hosted by readergirlz and sponsored by iheartdaily and Justine Magazine. The idea is simple: leave a YA book in public gathering places … Continue reading

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Our very own Freshman 15er Kim Liggett interviewed author Brandy Colbert about her YA debut, POINTE. Brandy Colbert Writing Thesis: POINTE Abstract: Seventeen-year-old Theo Cartwright is well on her way to becoming an elite ballet dancer, but haunted by the disappearance of her best … Continue reading

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Freshman Fifteens author Stacey Lee interviewed author Anna Shinoda about her just-released YA debut, LEARNING NOT TO DROWN. In Anna Shinoda’s debut LEARNING NOT TO DROWN, family secrets cut to the bone in this mesmerizing novel about a teen whose drug-addicted brother is the … Continue reading

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