Category Archives: Contests and Giveaways

    Hello all! It’s Lori here. If you’ve read Becoming Jinn, it’s no secret that I love the beach. It’s one of the few traits I share with Azra (though I wish I had her height and hair). The beach … Continue reading

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Even before we Freshman Fifteens signed our book contracts and officially entered the KidLit writing world, we were floored by the generosity of this terrific community. We’ve each been helped beyond words by our agents, editors, fellow authors (published and … Continue reading

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Freshman 15er Lori Goldstein interviewed author Jen Malone about her MG debut, AT YOUR SERVICE, coming August 26, 2014 from Simon & Schuster/Aladdin MIX! JEN MALONE Writing Thesis: AT YOUR SERVICE Abstract: In this love letter to NYC, tween Chloe longs to follow in … Continue reading

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Announcing the Freshman Fifteens-Wattpad Teen Mentoring Contest Are you a teen who loves to write? Do you know a teen who loves to write? You’ve come to the right place! The Freshman Fifteens are partnering with Wattpad, a community of … 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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This holiday season, we want to thank the writers and readers in this wonderfully generous and supportive KidLit community that we’ve all gotten to know over the past year. As we enter 2014, we’ll be just a year away from … Continue reading

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The Freshman Fifteens want to put some sparkle into your holiday season. This week, we’re kicking off a giveaway for our fantastic writing community! Here are the details, by the numbers: 14 shiny prizes. 13 merry authors. 12 days to enter. From … Continue reading

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