Who Wants a Copy of Pride?

I’m giving away ten copies of my book, PRIDE: CELEBRATING DIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY. You probably know how this works- but if you haven’t entered a Goodreads giveway before, it is super easy to do. Just follow the link below! And if you want to read a bit more about the book, check out the early […]

PRIDE is in the news- in Uganda!

My new book, PRIDE: CELEBRATING DIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY is featured in the KUCHU TIMES and I couldn’t be more excited and honored. Kuchu is a slang word adopted by Uganda’s LGBTI people to discreetly identify themselves and speak more safely about LGBTI issues in a climate where openly identifying as LGBTI is difficult and highly dangerous. […]

First Review for PRIDE!

I’m always rather anxious during that time period between  advance copies going out and the first review of my newest book appearing. That’s been even more true with my book about Pride- because it is about our beautiful, diverse and complicated LGBTQ community, and it feels so important for young readers and so personal for me, and […]

8 LGBTQ Canadian YA Novels You Might Have Missed– and Should Read!

I started making a list of my favorite YA novels with LGBTQ characters, but soon realized there were way too many of them– and that many of them were already pretty well known. So I decided to focus on novels written by writers who live north of the border. There are so many terrific Canadian […]

Pride: The Cover Reveal!

So delighted that the Gay YA is hosting the cover reveal for my first book of non-fiction- today! This book is something completely different for me– and it is very close to my heart. Last summer, I wrote a Pride Week guest post on E. Kristen Anderson’s wonderful blog, Write All the Words. In it, I […]