Tag Archives | The Darkest Minds

In the Afterlight releases today!

I am so incredibly excited that the final installment in Alex Bracken’s Darkest Minds series releases today. These books are special and dark and moving in a way I (Sooz) can’t even begin to describe. Commence the gushing. And the freaking out because I’ve been waiting a YEAR for this last book! And finally—finally—it’s here! That’s right: In the Afterlight hits stores TODAY. And oh my gosh, if you haven’t seen the trailer for it, then prepare for CHILLS. Wow, […]


Happy book birthday to Never Fade!

If you’ve read The Darkest Minds, you know just how gifted our very own Alex Bracken is at bringing characters to life. And you’re also probably DYING to know what happens next, because That Ending! Alex spent so much time building up these awesome characters, making them feel like real people I knew and loved and then—BAM. Chubs. Zu. Liam!!!! What the heck happens next for the Ruby and the gang? Thankfully, the wait is […]


Pub(lishing) Crawl at BEA 2013!

So, somehow, a year has flown by and BEA is now upon us once more! Just like last year, a bunch of us at Pub Crawl are attending BEA—and we couldn’t be more excited! We know that BEA can be a bit hectic and scheduling stuff in advance is a must, so we thought it’d be helpful to have all of our events listed in one place! If you’re attending any of these events, totally […]


Introducing our newest member: Alexandra Bracken!

I’m sure several of you noticed that we lost some members over the course of last year. Timing, life, and the general pursuit of happiness got in the way, and we were sad to see people go. Plus, as the New Year rolled in, our ability to fill post slots each month was starting to hurt. But, in case you haven’t realized, we’re super picky about who we invite to join out ranks—primarily because we […]


Interview with Alex Bracken, Author of The Darkest Minds

Today I have the honor of interviewing the amazingly talented and awesome Alex Bracken, author of Brightly Woven (Egmont, 2010) and The Darkest Minds (Disney-Hyperion, 2012). I’m lucky enough to call Alex my critique partner and friend, but she’s also one of my ALL TIME FAVORITE authors. I adored her debut novel, Brightly Woven, but her latest book—The Darkest Minds—absolutely floored me. Words can’t even begin to describe how much I love The Darkest Minds […]