Podcast Episode with 88 Cups of Tea

Very excited to share that the episode I recorded with the wonderful Yin at 88 Cups of Tea is now live! This was an author dream come true, and I loved getting the chance to chat about writing tips, life experience, and more. Thank you so much to everyone on the team for having me on the podcast, and to everyone who tunes in! Akemi Dawn Bowman On The Permission To Slow Down

Feature in The Sunday Mail

HUGE thank you to Jenny Morrison for chatting with me, and to Peter Jolly for coming out to take photos. If any of you are interested, you can read the article here!

Harley in the Sky is out in the world

It’s release day for HARLEY IN THE SKY! I genuinely can’t put into words what it means to see this book out in the world. But I can certainly start by thanking some of the incredible people who’ve made the past year and a half (!!!) so special. Thank you to my editor, Jennifer Ung, for always knowing how to bring the heart out of my stories, and for believing in my writing from the very beginning. It’s an honor to share what is now THREE books with you, and I’m so glad there’s more to come! Thank you to the wonderful Sarah J. Coleman, for bringing Harley and the circus to life on this beautiful, shiny cover that I love to pieces. I couldn’t imagine a more perfect first look into Harley’s wor

Harley in the Sky Audiobook News

I am thrilled to announce that HARLEY IN THE SKY is officially going to be an audiobook! It will be published by Recorded Books in May 2020, and the incredible Ali Ahn will narrate. I am beyond excited, and can’t wait to hear Harley’s story come to life!


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