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And the winning cover for THE BRIGHTSIDERS is...
Wow, I have had a blast seeing
everyone voting for the cover of The Brightsiders. When the covers first landed
in my inbox, I was blown away by the designs.
Becca S. did an incredible job,
and I’m so grateful to see glitter and rockstar vibes and bisexual pride colors
on each one. I would’ve been ...
Announcing THE BRIGHTSIDERS by Jen Wilde!
As everyone knows, I’m a huge fangirl. I’ve always been fascinated by celebrities, pop culture, and the privileges and perils of fame. In Queens of Geek, Charlie encountered some of those privileges and perils as a Youtube star and emerging actress, and it got me thinking; what about the kind of fame that makes your every move a ...
Swoon Author Jen Wilde: The Road So Far
When I first discovered Swoon Reads, I was instantly obsessed—devouring every blog post on the site and reading manuscripts. I watched new authors being announced and felt so happy and so jealous at the same time. I wanted to be a part of the Swoon Team so badly, so I finished a manuscript I had been working on and ...
Swoon Author Jen Wilde: A Launch Fit for a Queen
Last week, after a brief interruption from snowstorm Stella, the launch party for Queens of Geek was held at Kinokuniya Books in New York City.
Even with the freezing temperatures, slushy snow piling up on the footpaths and a slight change in schedule, to my pleasant surprise, people still turned out to hear me talk and get a signed copy ...
Queens of Geek,
Swoon Author Jen Wilde: A Series of Surprising Events
I didn’t always want to be an author. In fact, up until my mid-twenties, it wasn’t even on my radar. Sure, I thought it sounded like an amazing job, but it seemed so out of reach that I never even entertained the idea. I didn’t think it was something I’d be good at, so I didn ...
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