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52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER – CASTING!!!

So, remember my good friend Michelle Levy who is a professional casting agent in Hollywood? She did an awesome dream casting for UNREMEMBERED a few months back (in case you missed it, you can view the post here.) Well, she just read 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER and was inspired to do another dream  … Read more


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52 Reasons to Hate My Father eBook – Only $3.99!

Guess what party people! 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER is only $3.99 on ebook for a limited time! Download your copy today on any eReader!          About the Book: A spoiled teen heiress, famous for her party-girl antics and tabloid headlines, is forced by her ever-absent mogul father to take on a  … Read more


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How to Make Unlikable Characters Likable

The other day at a school visit, a student writer asked me how to make an inherently unlikable character likable. I loved this question as it was one of my biggest challenges when writing 52 Reasons to Hate My Father, about a spoiled teen heiress who has to take on 52 low wage jobs in  … Read more


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Fall Cleaning ARC Giveaway

Guess what I did on Labor Day? Drank lemonade outside while reading a good book? Nah, too relaxing. I spent two hours cleaning out and organizing my book shelf! (Check out the picture below of the result) And in doing so, you’ll be happy to hear that I found a bunch of extra ARCs that were  … Read more


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Order Autographed Copies of 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER!

For ONE week only, you can order personalized, autographed copies of 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER and get a FREE pair of heiress sunglasses AND support a great indie bookstore at the same time! 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER is the story of a spoiled teen heiress, famous for her party-girl antics and tabloid  … Read more


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Heiress Make-Over Giveaway Winners!

Hey all! Well, my big 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER giveaway has finally come to an end. So now comes the fun part! Announcing the winners! I’ll be using first name, last initial for privacy issues, and because I don’t want anyone trying to track down the winner to steal their book loot! Haha!  … Read more


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Heiress Prize Pack – WINNER!

Thank you to all of you who changed your profile pic last week to celebrate the release of 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER! We have chosen a winner at random who will receive a very cool HEIRESS PRIZE PACK (including an autographed copy of the book, a pair of heiress sunglasses and a $25  … Read more


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Change Your Profile Pic, Become an Heiress!

It’s release week for 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER…HOORAH! And I’d love you to help me celebrate! Everyone who changes their profile picture on Twitter or Facebook this week gets entered to win a super awesome HEIRESS PRIZE PACK! What’s in an heiress prize pack, I heard you ask (Yes, I can hear you  … Read more


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The 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER Book Trailer is UP!

Hi all! So after a very long two months of writing, casting, prepping, filming, editing, color correcting, and audio mixing, I’m SO excited to announce that the 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER book trailer (my FIFTH book trailer to date!) is now LIVE!   And without further ado…here it is! I hope you enjoy  … Read more


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52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER Cover Reveal!

Hoorah! Today I revealed the cover for my next book, 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER, which will be released on July 3, 2012. And here it is! As you can probably tell from the cover and the title, the book is another comedy. And I think this cover represents the humor and tone of  … Read more


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