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Sarah Nicolas

Sarah Nicolas is a recovering mechanical engineer, library event planner, and author who lives in Orlando with a 60-lb mutt who thinks he’s a chihuahua. Sarah writes YA novels as Sarah Nicolas and romance under the name Aria Kane. When not writing, they can be found playing volleyball or drinking wine. Find them on Twitter @sarah_nicolas.

The 2021 Youth Media Awards Announced at ALA Midwinter

The 2021 Youth Media Awards were announced today at the American Library Association's virtual Midwinter Meeting.

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9 Great Books About Teens With Supernatural Abilities

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Authors are pushing back against The Internet Archive's "National Emergency Library" for infringing on their copyright.

15 LGBTQ YA Audiobooks to Listen to in the First Half of 2020

2020 is going to be a banner year for queer YA books, especially in audio. Here are 15 2020 queer YA audiobooks to listen to in the first half of the year.

Why Do People Choose To Publish Their Books Via Kickstarter?

How have authors used Kickstarter to publish their work? What successes have they seen and how have they found their readership?