Posts Tagged Tommy and Careen

Three Ways to Make Your Characters Relatable

Three Ways to Make Your Characters Relatable

“I’m trying to set a good example for you!” “I’d rather you were a relatable example.”* *Excerpt from an actual conversation with one of my favorite teenagers. How can authors who write YA  assure that teens will relate to our characters? Share real moments—not just comfortable ones. […]

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The Reviews Keep Coming!

The Reviews Keep Coming!

“Lawson creates a clever narrative where we begin knowing, without question, that the terrorists are the enemy. By the end, we realize that those truly loyal to the country must rise up against the existing powers–effectively becoming terrorists themselves. There is so much action and plot packed […]

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Welcome to the world of Counteract

It’s 2034. The Office of Civilian Safety and Defense, the current government’s anti-terrorism agency, announces an imminent chemical weapons attack. Starting immediately, everyone must take a drug to counteract the affect of the airborne toxins. It’s a small price to pay for your safety.

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Resist: Book Two of the Resistance Series won a Silver Medal in the 2016 International Wishing Shelf Book Awards
Resist was named Best YA Fiction 2016 by the Texas Association of Authors Book Awards