Don’t Be a Bully (or Raise One) by Laura Heffernan

Don’t Be a Bully (or Raise One) by Laura Heffernan

This month, some of the other mentors have shared their experience with bullying, how it changed them. I hope these posts have made some people think about this problem, in realizing that our actions really do impact those around us. But if that’s not […]

Friends Stop Bullies by C.M. McCoy

Friends Stop Bullies by C.M. McCoy

Bullies have been the bane of my existence since the sixth grade, and when I saw Brenda Drake was doing a blog series dedicated to anti-bullying, I knew I wanted to contribute. This cause is close to my heart.

Before I go into my experience with bullies, I […]

SOME KIND OF MAGIC by Mary Ann Marlowe . . . Cover Reveal!


In this sparkling debut novel, Mary Ann Marlowe introduces a hapless scientist who’s swept off her feet by a rock star—but is it love or just a chemical reaction?…

Biochemist Eden Sinclair has no idea that the scent she spritzed on herself before leaving the lab is designed to enhance pheromones. […]

Your Bullying Did Not Break Me by Katie Bucklein

Your Bullying Did Not Break Me by Katie Bucklein

Sometimes, when I think back to my high school years, they feel like yesterday. In a way, they were. I graduated in 2012 as an eighteen-year-old with a single blonde stripe in my brown hair (18yo-me thought it was bad-ass) and a goal to one […]

The day my heart broke … a story about bullying.

I usually keep this site to contests, workshops, promoting others, and book announcements. Rarely do I veer off and talk about myself, but I have something to share today. Some of you may have seen a clip of a video I passed around last month. It’s of a young member of my family (we’ll […]

CATALYST by Kristin Smith . . . Cover Reveal and Giveaway!

COVER REVEAL FOR CATALYST With $25 AMAZON GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY! Clean Teen Publishing is proud to present the official cover reveal for CATALYST by Kristin Smith. This is the first book in the thrilling new Deception Games series coming November 21, 2016!

Title: Catalyst (The Deception Game, Book One) Author: Kristin Smith […]

TREASURE AT LURE LAKE by Shari Schwarz . . . Book Release and Giveaway!


TITLE: TREASURE AT LURE LAKE AUTHOR: Shari Schwarz PUBLISHER: Cedar Fort Publishing/Sweetwater Books GENRE: MG, Action and Adventure Ages 9-13 RELEASE DATE: April 12, 2016

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About the Book . . .

Twelve-year-old Bryce’s best-laid plans for a backpacking trip with his grandpa seem about […]

Pitch Wars 2015 Success Story with Sarah Grimm and Mentor Molly Lee

The best part of the contests for us around here is when we hear about successes. Today we celebrate Sarah Grimm and her Pitch Wars mentor, Molly Lee! Sarah recently signed with Julie Gwinn of The Seymour Agency, and we couldn’t be more thrilled for her. So without further ado, please meet Sarah and […]

Winner of Query Critique from Agent Intern Shari Schwarz!

This is just a quick note to announce our winner of the query critique giveaway by agent intern Shari Schwarz. We had over a hundred comments, and the random number generator chose Lucy!

Thank you all for participating!

Contest Announcement by Jodie Andrefski . . . Secret Clues, Missions, and Crazy Fun!

Are you interested in a chance to win some great prizes while spreading a little kindness around at the same time? I know you are! =) This contest combines secret clues, missions, and some crazy fun all over four weeks, giving you plenty of chances to win. For all of the details, […]