BLACK SWAN RISING is coming!

So…I have a new book coming out. Here is some info: I am super-psyched and excited about this–to be working with the marvelous Terri Bischoff at Midnight Ink for one, and that the book is coming out on an expedited timeline, for another. “Black Swan Rising” is an explicitly political book — I’m not going to […]

Any Move At All

She’s baaaack…. Yes, I am playing music again. Details to come. But in the meantime, here’s one of my favorite Pickups recordings, “Any Move At All.”

Back from the Big Easy…

I just returned from Bouchercon in New Orleans. I hadn’t been to New Orleans in years, not since I turned 30 and went on a cross-country train expedition with another friend named Lisa. We took skateboards with us and called it the “Old Boyfriends Tour” because one of the things we did was meet a […]

Finally! DRAGON DAY is available as an audiobook!

I’m very excited to announce that DRAGON DAY is now available as an audiobook, narrated by the fabulous Tracy Sallows, who did such an amazing job on the first two books in the series. She’s also the reader for GO-BETWEEN, and I could not be happier about that! I have a few free copies to […]

DRAGON DAY paperback is out in the wild!

Here’s where to buy it!

An Extremely Tentative Schedule of Upcoming Events

This is a very rough draft of my upcoming schedule — I will be adding to it frequently, but in the meantime, if you see an event that interests you and want more information, just drop me a note! EVENTS: June 5 — Bay Area Book Festival, “Good Girls Write Bad,” 3:15, Shattuck Hotel Boiler Room, Berkeley […]

I had to share…

My mom, the adventurer…

GO-BETWEEN is coming! And other doings…

I am very excited about the upcoming publication of my fifth book, GO-BETWEEN! Look up the page and you’ll see the cover and a brief description. To learn more about the book, including a look at the first three chapters, click here! Otherwise, if you happen to be in London in mid-May, I’ll be doing […]