Category: announcement

The blog is moving to tumblr!

Since this blog has been giving me issues for a while now, and I’ve barely updated as it is, I’ve decided to move my blog to my tumblr. I’ll continue to tag posts accordingly so you can easily find the posts you want and I *LOVE* the Ask Me feature. So please ask me things 😀 All old blog posts will remain archived here … Read More The blog is moving to tumblr!

The Sky’s The Limit Writing Contest Winners!

First of all, a HUGE thanks to all the students, teachers, and schools who participated in this contest. It was an honor for us, SkYAuthors, to read the amazing work of the next generation’s writers. You guys are so talented! Thank you for putting yourselves out there. From Christina Farley, Jessie Humphries, Lori M. Lee, Meredith McCardle, Rysa Walker, Chuck Wendig (and Ryan Gosling) here’s … Read More The Sky’s The Limit Writing Contest Winners!

Contests and Announcements Galore!

First things first: thank you to everyone who’s taken the time to leave a review for Gates of Thread and Stone. Reviews are so important because they help the book find its way to more readers. You guys are incredible ♥ The winner of a $46 gift card is… bxn213! And the winner of a signed set of books (Gates of Thread and Stone … Read More Contests and Announcements Galore!

German Cover for Gates of Thread and Stone

Or rather, Die Fäden Der Zeit, which means “(The) Threads of Time.” (Thanks to Shveta Thakrar for the translation!) Here is the stunning cover: OMG, RIGHT? I love how they basically redid the US cover so that they’re both super similar and yet super different! All the shiny threads on both editions is killing me. Looooooove! DIE FÄDEN DER ZEIT releases next fall from … Read More German Cover for Gates of Thread and Stone

Gates Book 2: Updates!

Long time, no blogging! I have to get back to doing What’s Up Wednesday. That was always fun 🙂 Anyway, here are a few updates on book 2 in the Gates of Thread and Stone series. 1. It has a title! Book 2 will be called… *drumroll* THE INFINITE If you’ve read the first book, you’ll understand this title immediately. At first, I really … Read More Gates Book 2: Updates!

“The Sky’s The Limit” Writing Contest

In an effort to promote literacy and foster love for the written word among young writers and readers, I’ve teamed up with my publisher and five fellow Skycape authors to bring you: Here’s your list of participating authors/judges: CHRISTINA FARLEY, is the author of GILDED and SILVERN, and currently lives in Clermont, FL. Visit her at or @ChristinaFarley on twitter. JESSIE HUMPRIES, author … Read More “The Sky’s The Limit” Writing Contest

Gates of Thread and Stone releases today

I began writing this book in the summer of 2011. Three years later, I finally get to share it with the world. It’s only 9 am, and I’ve already run the gamut of emotions. At first I was like: And then somewhere between friends congratulating me on twitter and seeing my first rating on Amazon, it became: This is normal, right? WHATEVER. MY BOOK … Read More Gates of Thread and Stone releases today

I Gots Swaaaaag

The swag has arrived. Well, in my inbox. They haven’t arrived in my physical mailbox yet. BUT SOON. Bookmarks, bookplates, and postcards! Designed by the lovely and endlessly patient Amber at Me, My Shelf, and I. ============================================ I need to go buy some silver pens. *twirls* ♥

Book News 2!

More YAY news! Gates of Thread and Stone sold World French rights to Ada. French rights to Lori Lee’s GATES OF THREAD AND STONE to Ada, by Donatella d’Ormesson at Donatella d’Ormesson Literary, in a two-book deal, in association with Kathleen Ortiz at New Leaf Literary and Media on behalf of Suzie Townsend.   Here, have some gifs. Even the Dark One approves. God, … Read More Book News 2!