Howdy folks! Young Adult Appreciation Month is officially on (check here for our review of Harry Potter and The Half-Blood Prince movie)! Here’s what you can expect this coming week:
Harper Teen has a fabulous Supernatural Summer promotion, for five titles from five authors. This week, we will be reviewing each of these titles and will have interviews and posts from each of the authors, and even a few giveaways.
Monday: Kelley Armstrong Day
Thea reviews The Awakening and later in the day, interviews Kelley Armstrong about her Darkest Powers series, and on writing Young Adult novels.
Tuesday – Melissa Marr Day
Ana reviews the Wicked Lovely Manga, followed by an exclusive insight from the author about writing the Manga.
Wednesday – Aprilynne Pike Day
Thea reviews the stunning Wings, and Aprilynne Pike talks a bit about her debut novel.
Thursday – Claudia Gray Day
Thea has a double review of books 1 & 2 in the Evernight series, Evernight and Stargazer. Also, we have an interview with the author.
Friday – Kim Harrison Day
Thea reviews favorite author Kim Harrison’s first Young Adult novel Once Dead Twice Shy, followed by a post by Kim Harrison on writing Young Adult novels.
Saturday – A Chat With An Editor
Farrin Jacobs, Executive Editor of HarperCollins Children’s Books talks to us about being a Young Adult editor, and what to expect from Harper Teen in the future.
And that’s it for the first week of our Young Adult Appreciation Month! Don’t forget you can take part in the celebration of all things Young Adult by joining us on a collective festival across blogland – read the details here.
~ Your Friendly Neighborhood Book Smugglers