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530 Posts: Our Authors
March 18, 2019
Swoon Author SM Koz's First Draft Report: A New Way to Build a Book"When brainstorming ideas for my second book, I knew I wanted two characters who couldn’t be more different."
March 14, 2019
Swoon Author Jessika Fleck: Words Heal"Words and stories are beautiful, magical things. I truly believe this."
March 13, 2019
What's in a Name?: Help Us Find a Title for Prerna Pickett's New Book!We need a new title for Prerna Pickett's debut novel, and we want to hear YOUR suggestions!
March 12, 2019
It's Pub Day for MEET ME IN OUTER SPACE and BEWARE THE NIGHT!Whether you like fantasy or contemporary (heck, why not both?), we've got a new book out today we know you'll love!
March 11, 2019
Swoon Author Natalie Williamson's First Draft Report: All About the BeginningMost writers need to perfect one thing before starting a new project, whether it's a playlist or an outline.
March 7, 2019
Swoon Author Melinda Grace: The Journey to Writing an Own Voices Novel"The real journey began when it finally hit me that what I had written was bigger than me."
March 4, 2019
Swoon Author Jenn P. Nguyen's First Draft Report: Second Novel SyndromeJenn shares the truth about how a sophomore novel can actually be a lot harder to write than a debut.
February 28, 2019
Swoon Author Jessika Fleck: Music + Coffee = <3The author of Beware the Night shares the list of 13 songs that were the soundtrack to her novel while writing.
February 27, 2019
Behind the Book Scenes: The Making of the Cover Options for ROGUE PRINCESSEver wonder how an illustrated book cover is created by an artist? Get the lowdown on the whole creative process here!
February 26, 2019
Swoon Author B.R. Myers: A New Title Fit for Space RoyaltyNever Once by B.R. Myers has a new title! Come check it out.
February 25, 2019
Meet the Author of FLINT FLARE FLAME, Sam Taylor!We have four new authors joining the Swoon family. Come say hi to Sam Taylor!
February 21, 2019
Swoon Author Caitlin Lochner: Ace Rep in YA"It’s so important for kids to be able to see characters like them in the books they read."
February 20, 2019
Swoon Author Lillie Vale's Editing Update: Meeting My Book for the First Time (Again)"In a lot of ways, Small Town Hearts is a totally different book than it was before."
February 19, 2019
It's Pub Day for A SOLDIER AND A LIAR!Four teens with superpowers are all that stand between the world and annihilation. Need we say more?
February 18, 2019
Meet the Author of HOME ICK, Karen Bischer!We have four new authors joining the Swoon family. Come say hi to Karen Bischer!
February 14, 2019
Swoon Author Caitlin Lochner: Time Management Tips for the Busy Writer"How do you do ALL the things without curling up into the fetal position on your kitchen floor?"
February 13, 2019
Swoon Author Melinda Grace's Editing Update: That Time I Thought Editing Was Easy... It Totally Wasn't"Editing, for me, was akin to when I first learned how to play Sudoku."
February 11, 2019
Meet the Author of BRYN, C.M. McGuire!We have four new authors joining the Swoon family. Come say hi to C.M. McGuire!
February 7, 2019
Swoon Author Olivia Hinebaugh: Being an Author with Anxiety"I’m proud of a lot of things in my life, and living with anxiety is a big one."
February 6, 2019
Swoon Author Jessika Fleck's Editing Update: Once a Pantser, Always a Pantser (Sort Of)The author of Beware the Night shares her experience with the editing process.
February 4, 2019
Meet the Author of LOST IN LIMBO, Elizabeth Hrib!We have four new authors joining the Swoon family. Come say hi to Elizabeth Hrib!