featuring Kat Zhang! — HOORAY! Throw the confetti and pop your champagne! Pub Crawl’s very own Kat Zhang has a new book–a book I know I’ve been anxiously awaiting. The third book in the Hybrid Chronicles, Echoes of Us hits stores today! In case you’re new to the Hybrid Chronicles, they follow Eva and Addie–sisters whose souls […]
from Susan Dennard — I’m a HUGE fan of books on writing. Like, I probably have an addiction and I know my husband would be REALLY happy if I’d throw out some of these gazillion craft books hogging up the basement… Recently and sort of on a whim, I picked up Jeff VanderMeer’s Wonderbook: The Illustrated […]
by Rachel Seigel — 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the publication of Roald Dahl’s novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and it continues to be beloved by children around the globe. Several other children’s classics such as Amelia Bedelia, Where the Wild Things Are and The Giving Tree all recently celebrated milestone anniversaries, it […]
by Julie Eshbaugh ~~~ I’m fascinated by lists of “recommended reading” - not only do such lists help us discover great books, but they also reveal quite a bit about the person who created the list. (For example, someone over at LibraryThing.com has cataloged the contents of Marilyn Monroe’s personal library. Reading through the list reveals a lot about the private […]
by Susan Dennard, featuring Robin Bridges — I’m so excited to have Robin Bridges on Pub(lishing) Crawl today! If y’all don’t know her (or her Katerina Trilogy), then you’re in for a treat. First of all, she has the most beautiful covers. Second of all, she has the COOLEST book trailer of all time. Seriously, watch […]
Kat Zhang loves traveling to places both real and fictional–the former allows for better souvenirs, but the latter allows for dragons, so it’s a tough pick. Her novel WHAT’S LEFT OF ME and ONCE WE WERE, the first two books in a trilogy, are now available from HarperCollins.