Unlikeable Female Characters

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

Sneak Peek: HEROINE Audiobook Excerpt!

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

Coming Home: Reality, Snow, and Winter Institute

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

10 Writer’s Resolutions for 2019 & 10 Things NOT To Do

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

$1.99 E-Book Deal!

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!