Author Secrets Revealed in Living Color

I am now enjoying the sweet, cool air and beaches of Northern Michigan with my family. Wow, did I need a vacation! I'll be signing at Leelanau Books in Leland, MI, on August 5th and at Horizon Books in Traverse City on August 11th. I'd love to see you!In the meantime, you can catch me revealing one of my many deep dark secrets (ha!) on the grande finale to Holly Cupala's Tell Me A Secret blog tour. Holly did it up and this is a very fun vlog with lots of authors --L.K. Madigan, Lisa Yee, Janet Fox -- revealing secrets. Just click here to see it. Love the safety-pin shirt, Holly!And -- woo hoo! -- the awesome trailer for TMAS also debuts today. Catch it here. And be sure to head over to Holly's site for lots of cool giveaways.Congrats to another Tenner buddy of mine, Blythe Woolston, whose book, The Freak Observer, is just out. Get a taste of her novel from her trailer here.Both of these novels will reassure fans of contemporary YA fiction that the genre is thriving. Congrats Holly and Blythe!