November 20th, 2015

Hacking the Magic – How to Quickly Get into the Writing “Zone” Every Single Day

Jessica Brody Author Photo

I’m currently reading and absolutely loving BIG MAGIC by Elizabeth Gilbert. I’m always dazzled by her books, but this one especially is resonating with me. I love the way she demystifies the mysteries of the creative process while at the same time paying homage to them and embracing the fact that sometimes the art of … Continue reading

September 11th, 2015

New Book Deal – My First Middle Grade Novel!

Jessica Brody Author Photo

Ohmigosh! I’m so excited to announce that I’ve sold my very first middle grade (ages 8-12) to the fantastic Wendy Loggia at Delacorte/Random House! Here’s the official announcement from the Publisher’s Weekly Rights Report:   Wendy Loggia at Delacorte has bought Jessica Brody’s Addie Montgomery’s Shortcut to Growing Up, about a 12-year-old girl, tired of … Continue reading

August 31st, 2015

A WEEK OF MONDAYS – Cover Reveal, Excerpt, and ARC Giveaway!

A Week of Mondays Cover - FINAL - Smaller

I’ve been waiting SO LONG for this day and now it’s here! I finally have permission to share with you the super amazing awesome-sauce cover for A WEEK OF MONDAYS, designed by the insanely talented Elizabeth Clark! I honestly think this cover absolutely nails the spirit, voice, and humor of the book while also telling you a little bit … Continue reading

August 7th, 2015

Boys of Summer – Cover Reveal!


Three boys… One hot summer. Who will you fall in love with?   You’ve met the Boys of Summer, now it’s time to see the cover in all of its glory! So without further ado, I give you BOYS OF SUMMER (Read the full description of the book below!)   Welcome to Winlock Harbor… Best friends since … Continue reading

August 6th, 2015

Meet the Boys of Summer – Ian


Three boys… One hot summer. Who will you fall in love with?   MEET IAN Three Adjectives to Describe Him: Creative, Sarcastic, Temperamental Something Most People Don’t Know About Him: Ian, having never been in a fight before, once tried (and failed) to save a girl from an attacker, only to have her turn around and save … Continue reading

August 5th, 2015

Meet the Boys of Summer – Mike


Three boys… One hot summer. Who will you fall in love with?   MEET MIKE Three Adjectives to Describe Him: Loyal, Selfless, Reliable Something Most People Don’t Know About Him: Mike and his long-term girlfriend have broken up and gotten back together every summer for the past five years. Theme Song: “Drops of Jupiter” by Train   … Continue reading

August 4th, 2015

Meet the Boys of Summer – Grayson


Three boys… One hot Summer. Who will you fall in love with?   MEET GRAYSON Three Adjectives to Describe Him: Confident, Charming, Impulsive Something Most People Don’t Know About Him: Grayson’s first kiss was with a girl he met on the island of Winlock Harbor. To this day, he’s never told anyone her real name. … Continue reading

July 15th, 2015

Yoo Hoo! Big Summer Blowout Book Giveaway!

Big Summer Blowout

It’s that time again! To clear out my shelves and give away TEN awesome books and ARCs (some of them are even signed!) YOO HOO! I mean, WOO HOO! Check out all of these beauties!   All of these books are up for grabs! THE HEART OF BETRAYAL by Mary E. Pearson (Autographed ARC) EVERBOUND … Continue reading

April 2nd, 2015

YA Scavenger Hunt: Spring 2015 Edition plus Bonus Audiobook Giveaway!

YA Scavenger Hunt

Edited 4/6/15 – THIS HUNT IS OVER Welcome to the Spring 2015 YA Scavenger Hunt! At this hunt, you not only get access to exclusive content from each author, you also get a clue for the hunt. Add up the clues, and you can enter for our prize–one lucky winner will receive one signed book … Continue reading

February 25th, 2015

The UNCHANGED Blog Tour!


I can’t believe it’s finally here! UNCHANGED is available now! In addition to heading on tour (check out my appearances page for more details), I’m also visiting several blogs to talk about what it was like to write the final book in the trilogy and give away some books and posters!   Here’s a list … Continue reading