Break out the absinthe! It's North American pub day for The Poison Diaries.
“Lyrical and lovely, a fast-paced literary gem.”— Ally Carter, New York Times bestselling author of Heist Society
“This intriguing fantasy has many tendrils to wrap around teen hearts...the haunting ending will leave readers wanting to talk about themes of cruelty, honesty, and loyalty.” — ALA Booklist
“Wood fashions a narrative whose conventions of gothic romance intertwine with, then utterly succumb to, the brutal forces of human obsession....Absorbing.” — Kirkus
CONTEST NEWS: There are two blog contests currently going on; either one might win you a copy of The Poison Diaries.
For a chance to win a signed hardcover copy, leave a comment on my interview at Oasis for YA by midnight, July 23rd (that's Friday).
Leave a comment on my interview at Linda Gerber's blog to win an ARC. You have until midnight Wednesday, July 21st for that one.
And don't forget about the Inkpop contest, which offers some amazing prizes. All you have to do to enter is vote on your favorite stories. We're down to the top ten! Voting ends July 22nd, so please vote now.
SEQUEL NEWS: Last but not least: many of you are already asking about a sequel. The answer is yes! The Poison Diaries is the first book of a trilogy. Book II will be out next summer, and I will tell you the title as soon as I know what it is.
Now go enter those contests, quick!