So you've got a friend that loves my books... but they already have all of them? No worries! Below, find great ideas for fans of any one of my books. And, if you happen to spot a title that they don't have shoot me an email and I'll let you know how to get signed, … Continue reading Gift Ideas for Fans of… Mindy McGinnis
The recent climate report is more than a touch alarming, and if you're anything like me, you immediately began thinking about all the horrible ways we can die as a result. Something similar happened in my brain around 2010, which is when I started writing Not A Drop to Drink. Even though it was published … Continue reading 15 Water Conservation Tips & What To Read To Save Your Life
Need to load up your e-reader? I've got you covered.THE FEMALE OF THE SPECIES is a Kindle Daily Deal for $1.99! 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 killer walked free, Alex uncaged the language she knows best—the … Continue reading Great Deals On My E-Books This Weekend!
So, most of you have realized by now that my books usually don't end in a wedding or with babies. (Actually, I do have an upcoming book that ends in a wedding. But, being me, there's a twist). In any case, I've been doing a lot of school and library visits, and the most common … Continue reading Help Warm My Cold, Black Heart (Plus An E-Book Sale!)
I know, nobody wants to think about next school year yet. I'm with you on that. But - it will get here sooner than we all think. With that in mind, I'm giving away 5 teacher resource packs to facilitate teaching NOT A DROP TO DRINK in junior high and high school classrooms. Pack includes … Continue reading Teachers & Educators: Enter To Win A Resource Kit For NOT A DROP TO DRINK!
This week I will be at the Upper Arlington Public Library on Thursday, April 21 from 7-8:30 PM along with other featured authors who will be at the Ohioana Book Festival.Followed by the Ohioana Book Festival which is on Saturday, April 23 at the Sheraton Columbus Hotel. For a list of participating authors who will … Continue reading Where I’ll Be This Week, Spotted in Shanghai, And 5 Reasons To Read Not A Drop To Drink
Reminder that tomorrow I will be hosting a book talk. Come visit me for discussion of Not A Drop To Drink in a park setting that will make you appreciate some of its finer points.I'll be discussing, selling and signing all of my titles. Also there will be hot chocolate, if that's more of a … Continue reading Outdoor (But Actually Indoor) Book Talk For The Brave And Intelligent
Lots going on right now in my world!The paperback of IN A HANDFUL OF DUST releases today - it's loaded with extras, including essays from me about the research involved in writing the novel, and how I mentally navigated the 2,600 mile journey that Lynn and Lucy traveled on foot.You also get an original short … Continue reading Paperback IN HANDFUL OF DUST With Extras & NOT A DROP TO DRINK E-Book $1.99 Across All Platforms!
I haven't had a lot of fan art so far, but I do love what I have had... so much so that I keep a Pinterest board of it. I've been word-slinging non-stop since the end of May, and while that's not a complaint (boredom is my worst enemy), I do sometimes have to remind … Continue reading Fan Art Is Good For The Soul
People always ask me how my life has changed since becoming published. And the honest answer is- not a whole lot. I still work the 40/wk, my dog still poops on the floor next to my bed occasionally, and I get flat tires just like everyone else. I've never really felt like things were different... … Continue reading Feeling The Librarian Love