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
Ahoy, party people. I'm running my FIRST EVER giveaway for AN INFINITE NUMBER OF PARALLEL UNIVERSES over in the Twittersphere. Check it out below and act quickly! https://twitter.com/randyribay/status/610880181478232065
If that last post was a little too serious for you, fear not. I'm going to lighten things up today with my cover reveal! YA Highway hosted the official reveal last Thursday. Check out their post for my thoughts on the design. In other exciting news, I received my batch of ARCs today! So, of … Continue reading COVER REVEAL FOR AN INFINITE NUMBER OF PARALLEL UNIVERSES
Are you that super cool kid who likes to know about stuff BEFORE everyone else? I bet you are, you sly devil. In that spirit, here's a great list compiled by Ami Allen-Vath of middle grade and young adult books hitting the shelves in 2015. I might be biased, since mine's on there!
Happy New Year, friends! I hope it was as good a reading year for you as it was for me. I read about 70ish books on this trip around the sun, and of those, here were my 14 favorites: 14. THE WALKING DEAD (vol. 20/21) by Robert Kirkman. Some pretty crazy action in there. 13. … Continue reading MY TOP 14 BOOKS OF 2014
If you grew up in the U.S., you probably read "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson. What you probably don't know is that Jackson wrote a few novels, as well. One that I had been hearing great things about for a while but only recently got around to reading is WE HAVE ALWAYS LIVED IN THE … Continue reading REVIEW: WE HAVE ALWAYS LIVED IN THE CASTLE
Huzzah! Reading Glasses is finally out! It's available in paperback through Amazon here ($12.99) or as an eBook through the Kindle store ($6.99). Check it out, and if you like it, please write super awesome reviews and tell your friends! If you don't like it, you're dead to me! HAHA! Just kidding! ...or am I?! In … Continue reading HAPPY BOOK BIRTHDAY!