YA Scavenger Hunt

Gold Team

UPDATE 10/7/13 – THIS HUNT IS OVER Welcome to 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 from each author on  … Read more

Contests & Giveaways

YA Scavenger Hunt Authors Announced!

I’m so excited to tell you that I will be participating in the Fall 2013 YA Scavenger Hunt!  Here are the 60, count ’em 60 authors that will be featured along with me! This is a great chance for you to get access to exclusive bonus material from each one, and a chance to enter  … Read more

Contests & Giveaways

UNFORGOTTEN – Cover Reveal!

SQUEEE!!!! Yesterday was a beautiful day! The lovely bloggers at Bewitched Bookworms revealed the cover of UNFORGOTTEN (Book 2 in the Unremembered Trilogy) for all the world to see! And the outpouring of wonderful comments and cover love has been tremendous! I’m feeling very grateful for all of you and the wonderful people at Macmillan Children’s,  … Read more

Big News Books

Win Seraphina’s Locket!

Okay, as exciting news goes, this is kind of up there at the top. Probably because I’m such a massive dork! I’m pleased to announce that the fabulous Hebel Design has created a jewelry line inspired by UNREMEMBERED and the first piece to be released is none other than Seraphina’s locket (which, if you’ve read  … Read more


Coming in June: The Fierce Reads Tour!

HOORAH! It’s almost summer! Which means it’s time for me to be leaving on tour again! This time I’ll be accompanied by the loveliest of ladies. Of course, I’m talking about my fellow Fierce Reads authors: Leigh Bardugo, Anna Banks, Emmy Laybourne, and Gennifer Albin!   We’ll be touring together for 2 whole weeks! And the cities  … Read more

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Unremembered – CASTING!!!

So, you guys! I was lucky enough to meet a wonderful person named Michelle Levy who is an author AND a professional casting director! She’s worked on projects like MY NAME IS EARL, MR. POPPER’S PENGUINS, and she just worked on the new VAMPIRE ACADEMY film! And guess what!? Michelle read UNREMEMBERED and put together  … Read more


March & April by the Numbers

WHEW! UNREMEMBERED has been unleashed onto the world and I spent most of March and April circling the country, shouting about it from the rooftops. Yesterday I sat down and looked at my whirlwind schedule for the past two months and my crazy, former-analyst, math-oriented, left brain was just ITCHING to do some stats. So  … Read more

By the Numbers

UNREMEMBERED Goes into 3rd Printing!!!!

I recently got word from my publisher that UNREMEMBERED has gone into it’s THIRD printing!!!! OMG! Thank you so much to everyone who has supported this book and spread the word! WARM HUGS! Jessica

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Writing Tip: Breaking into Act 2 (Vlog)

Hey crazy writing people! I’ve been wanting to do a writing tip vlog for a while now and I finally had to time to sit down and film it after a whirlwind UNREMEMBERED tour. I get asked the “structure” question a lot. How do you “structure” your novels or how do you “plot” your novels.  … Read more

Tips for Writers

UNREMEMBERED – Big News Roundup!

Three years. Three years I’ve been working on this book, waiting for it to release to the world and it releases…tomorrow! (March 5) To be perfectly honest, I’m not sure I ever really believed the day would actually come. I think I always assumed the apocalypse would happen at the end of 2012 and no  … Read more

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The Epic Unremembered Blog Tour

Interviews, deleted chapters, spoilers, reveals, behind-the-scenes, giveaways, oh my! Of course, I’m referring to the awesome, epic, unforgettable (get it!) UNREMEMBERED Blog Tour! 12 Stops, 12 Blogs, 12 Giveaways, and 12 Clues to reveal the answer to the ultimate question: “Who is Seraphina?” So here’s a breakdown of what’s happening at each stop. Be sure to visit all of  … Read more

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UNREMEMBERED is almost here!!!! Are you getting excited???? I know I am (hence all the superfluous punctuation!) So, if you haven’t heard yet, I’m going on TOUR! Yeppers! I’ll be visiting 5 cities to celebrate the release and I hope to be able to celebrate with you! So without further ado, here are my tour stops.  … Read more

Appearances Big News Books

Teaser Tuesday: UNREMEMBERED Teaser #1

A twitter follower gave me a fun idea today to post teasers from the book on my blog! And I thought…”Um, yeah!” So thanks to @joannetn for this inspiration. Every Tuesday, between now and release day (March 5), I’m going to pick a random short excerpt from the book and post it on my blog.  … Read more

Books Teaser Tuesday

UNREMEMBERED – Special Pre-Order Gift!

I’ve teamed up with the fabulous indie bookstore, Mysterious Galaxy to bring you a special pre-order offer! Everyone who pre-orders UNREMEMBERED from Mysterious Galaxy will receive an autographed copy of the book AND a special gift–an Unremembered “Extra Memory” flash drive, loaded with TONS of exclusive bonus content including: The first EVER released sneak peek of UNFORGOTTEN  … Read more


Introducing Unremembered Monday!

In honor of the upcoming launch of the first book in my new trilogy, UNREMEMBERED, I’ve decided to start a new blog meme called “Unremembered Monday.” Every Monday I’ll be featuring an awesome guest author who will be answering the question: Which memory would you most like to be Unremembered? In the book, the main character, Seraphina,  … Read more

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