Lobotomies, Serial Killers and Criminal Profiling... All The Things That Make You Popular On Dating Websites The comment I get most often when people meet me is... but you seem so normal. And I suppose I am, but that's probably because all my darkness goes into my writing. One of my darkest titles yet, A Madness So … Continue reading Murder & Madness For $1.99!
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Finally! Heroine releases today, and you can help me out by tweeting about it - and I can help you out by sending you a signed copy if you're one of my winners across social media platforms. Help spread the word! Take a picture of HEROINE in the wild - at your local library, bookstore, or … Continue reading Enter To Win A Signed Copy of Heroine!
It's the new buzzword, unlikeable female character... funny how that came right on the heels of strong female characters, huh? I was recently a guest on the podcast Unlikeable Female Characters, with all my thoughts. Thanks to hosts Kristen Lepionka, Layne Fargo, and Wendy Heard for the great conversation! https://open.spotify.com/episode/3yhBPOhbwFwEvf9HNOpaZs
If you're anything like me, audiobooks are your new normal. Driving cars, folding laundry, waiting in airports... this is what I do now. I'm so happy to bring you this excerpt from HEROINE, read by the awesome Brittany Pressley! https://soundcloud.com/harperaudio_us/heroine-by-mindy-mcginnis
Heroine will be out in the world next month - March 12th! If you pre-ordered, email me - Mindy (at) MindyMcGinnis (dot) com with a screenshot of your receipt, and I'll send you a signed postcard. Make sure to include your mailing address! If you haven't pre-ordered yet, there's still time! Three screws in her … Continue reading Signed HEROINE Swag for Pre-Orders!
This past week I got to do something I've never done before - attend Winter Institute. If you don't know, Winter Institute is an annual convention attended by indie booksellers where authors, booksellers, and quite a few librarians all mingle, talk books - and hopefully make an impression on one another. This year it was … Continue reading Coming Home: Reality, Snow, and Winter Institute
This Darkness Mine makes its way into the world today in paperback format... with a little surprise at the end - the first chapter of Heroine! Be sure to enter the signed paperback giveaway below! Mindy McGinnis, award-winning author of The Female of the Species and A Madness So Discreet, returns with a new dark and twisted psychological … Continue reading This Darkness Mine Paperback Release!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vB-2s1-uLo Regular readers know that it took me ten years to find an agent, and another six months after signing with her to land a book deal. During that time, every New Year's Eve I'd stare down into my drink and resolve that this year I was going to get published. That is not a good resolution. … Continue reading 10 Writer’s Resolutions for 2019 & 10 Things NOT To Do
The Female of the Species is $1.99! Edgar Award-winning author Mindy McGinnis delivers a riveting contemporary YA novel that examines rape culture through alternating perspectives. A stunning, unforgettable page-turner. Alex Craft knows how to kill someone. And she doesn’t feel bad about it. Three years ago, when her older sister, Anna, was murdered and the … Continue reading $1.99 E-Book Deal!