Ahoy hoy, everyone! Sorry for the radio silence on the blog as of late. It's mostly because I'm back to teaching so have like five minutes of free time a day now. But I wanted to share a couple of exciting book things... AN INFINITE NUMBER OF PARALLEL UNIVERSES made Barnes & Noble Teen's top … Continue reading BUSY OVER AT BN.COM
Earlier this week, I received a notification from UPS that said I had a package delivered from Adams Media--which owns Merit Press, my book's publisher. It HAD to be my author copies, right? I was vibrating with excitement throughout the day and rushed home after work to find a huge package on my doorstep...that was surprisingly … Continue reading INFINITE HARDCOVERS EXIST!!!
About a year ago, I signed with an agent. And shortly thereafter I signed a book deal with a publisher. These were joyous times, something I had worked toward for years. Even still, I was not without my insecurities. As my debut novel's release date approaches, I've felt increasingly anxious about whether or not my book will be … Continue reading ON (NOT) BEING A HUGE DISAPPOINTMENT
Only TWO months until my book baby is born! To celebrate, I'm giving away a couple of signed ARCs over at Goodreads. May the odds be ever in your favor! (Ends 8/28. International love!) Goodreads Book Giveaway An Infinite Number of Parallel Universes by Randy Ribay Giveaway ends August 28, 2015. See the giveaway details … Continue reading GOODREADS GIVEAWAY!
Here's what I've been up to: What I've been writing... I'm about a third of the way through a complete rewrite of a story I drafted in the fall/winter. I don't want to give too much away, but it's a YA dark fantasy featuring a girl, a boy, a goblin, a talking whale, a cult, … Continue reading JULY IN REVIEW
Three months until AN INFINITE NUMBER OF PARALLEL UNIVERSES hits shelves! To celebrate, I created a fancy new Facebook author page! To celebrate my fancy new Facebook author page, like my fancy new Facebook author page by midnight (PST) 7/16 for a chance to win a signed advanced review copy + white walker bobblehead! Exclamation point! Winner … Continue reading SECOND INFINITE GIVEAWAY!
Here's what I've been up to: What I've been writing... I finished a round of revisions on my WIP. Hoping to send it out on submission soon. As of now, it's titled WHEN SOMETHING DISAPPEARS LIKE IT NEVER EXISTED. Elevator pitch: It's a contemporary/urban YA about two former best friends named Nasir and Bunny. Bitter about Bunny's … Continue reading JUNE IN REVIEW