COLOR THAT COVER!

So, way back in May, my editor emailed me a copy of FORGET ME NOT’s cover sketch (in black and white). I loved it and couldn’t stop staring at it, so I printed out a copy and left it on my desk overnight. The next morning, my five-year-old found it,...

FORGET ME NOT PRE-ORDER GIVE-AWAY!

Exciting news! FORGET ME NOT is now available for Pre-Order! To celebrate, I’m doing a little give-away! The first 100 people who pre-order (and email me) will be put into a drawing to win one of these sweet poppy necklaces. There will be three necklaces given...

PITCH WARS MENTOR BLOG HOP & WISHLIST 2016

Hello! Ellie Terry here. I am unspeakably excited to be a MG mentor for Pitch Wars this year! You’ve got a lot of great mentors to choose from . . . and since I don’t posses magical powers or riches or fame . . . I can’t really give you a good reason...

HOW I GOT MY BOOK DEAL (Feiwel & Friends)

For those of you who don’t know . . . MY AGENT SOLD MY BOOK!!! Yahoo! Yippee! Yay! I’ve had so many friends, neighbors, writers, and family members ask for specifics, so I thought it’d be fun to do a HOW I GOT MY BOOK DEAL post. (Psst. If you want to...

HOW I GOT MY AGENT (Steven Chudney)

This post was originally posted on August 5, 2015 on my old blog, but it’s such an important one, that I wanted to post it here on the new blog as well! ******************** When I was on the hunt for an agent, I loved reading stories of how other writers had...

CH-CH-CHANGES

As often happens in the publishing world, my debut novel has undergone a title change. What was I AM CALLIOPE JUNE is now . . . ———-FORGET ME NOT———- hopefully the book will be “unforgettable” for...

COUNT DOWN TO CALLIOPE JUNE: 365 DAYS TO GO!

Today is March 14, 2016. Do you know what this means? DO. YOU. KNOW. WHAT. THIS. MEANS? (Yes, I’m shouting.) It means that in 365 days from now, my debut novel will be released into the world. So mark your calendars!   On March 14, 2017 I AM CALLIOPE JUNE a...

WRITING SPACES

A writing space is a special place. Whether that place is a bench at the park, a table at the local Starbucks, or the corner of your probably messy bedroom (like mine). It’s where magic is created. It’s where tears are shed. It’s where frustration...

WELCOME! / 2015 READS

Welcome to my brand spanking new author website and blog! I’m glad you’ve stopped by. I’m not a talkative person, normally, but as too many of my neighbors/friends/family members have probably come to find out, if you get me started about books for...