Penpal Chat with Award Winning Author, Kali White Vanbaale

Publishers Weekly calls THE MONSTERS WE MAKE “[A] gripping novel…White skillfully keeps readers questioning everyone’s motives.” It’s August 1984, and paperboy Christopher Stewart has gone missing. Hours later, twelve-year-old Sammy Cox hurries home from his own paper route, red-faced and out of breath, hiding a terrible secret. Crystal, Sammy’s seventeen-year-old sister, is worried by the…

Fast Fifteen with Memoirist, Annette Januzzi Wick

Today, I’m thrilled to welcome memoirist, Annette Januzzi Wick to my blog. Annette Januzzi Wick longs to find the perfect care home for her proud, Italian mother, who is slipping further into dementia. In her memoir, the author shares gripping truths about the mistakes she makes before ultimately finding a place where her mother heckles…

FAST 15 With Debut Author, Ian Pisarcik

Today I welcome debut author, Ian Pisarcik author of BEFORE FAMILIAR WOODS. Described by NYT bestselling author, Kim Michele Richardson as “Poignant and searingly authentic, Pisarcik’s mesmerizing, heartfelt debut pulls you in and doesn’t let go—a haunting testament to survival of family and community in a poor and desperate landscape.” BEFORE FAMILIAR WOODS  From the…