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Blog Tour! (UPDATED!)

Daughter of Deep Silence blog tour

A huge thank you to all of the blogs and bloggers who are helping to spread the word about Daughter of Deep Silence! I had so much fun answering questions and writing guest posts. Click on the links below to follow along and, in some cases, enter to win a free hardcover of Daughter of Deep Silence! (And don’t forget to check back — I’ll be updating this page as the blog tour continues!)


May 18 – The Midnight Garden – Giveaway ends June 9!

May 21 – Forever Young Adult – Between Two Lockers interview

May 22 – Effortlessly Reading – Review:
“This book is dark, vengeful, and will definitely leave you on the edge of your seat.”

May 23 – Fiction Freak – Review:
“I would absolutely recommend Daughter of Deep Silence (in case you couldn’t tell). It’s intriguing, it’s tense, and it’s just filled with a sense of danger that makes you tingle with anticipation. Add this one to your TBR folks–it’s going to leave you speechless.”

May 25 – Once Upon a Twilight – Review:
“Daughter of Deep Silence is officially on my list of favorite books of 2015… I couldn’t get enough of this book while I was reading it, and now while I’m writing this I cannot find enough words to express how much I loved this book.”

May 26 – USA Today Happy Every After Blog – Interview and a Review:
“If you’re looking for a dark and very intense read, pick up any of Carrie Ryan’s books, but especially this one.”

May 26 – Cuddlebuggery – Interview and a Review:
“If you don’t have it on your TBR, FIX THIS IMMEDIATELY”

May 28 – No BS Book Reviews – Interview and a Review:
“The plot packs a serious punch, and this is story-telling at it’s finest.”

May 28 – Young Adult Hollywood – Review:
“calculating, fast-paced and spectacular in every way. Perfect for readers who are seeking a delicious, fast-paced, thrilling book.”

May 29 – Mostly YA Book Obsessed – Book Look and Audio Review:
“this book simply entertained the hell out of me!”
Daughter of Deep Silence book look

June 2 – Katie’s Book Blog – Review:
“If you’re looking for a suspenseful, mystery-filled novel, look no further.”

June 2 – Penguin Teen – Author Profile

May 25th, 2015|

Pre-Order Giveaway for Daughter of Deep Silence!

It’s so hard for me to believe that Daughter of Deep Silence is coming out in only three days. THREE DAYS!!! *Flails* As I’m sure many of you know, the first week of sales for a book can be important, so as a thank you to everyone who pre-orders my book or buys it in the first week, I want to send a free gift.

What kind of free stuff will you get? A limited edition print, a signed bookplate, bookmark, and postcard. And y’all, I’m pretty excited about this print. I got the idea from browsing around Etsy — there are some fantastic prints on old dictionary pages. I decided, why not try the same thing, but with pages from Daughter of Deep Silence?

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So that’s what I’m giving away — I deconstructed the very first copy of the hardcover I received hot off the press, and am using those pages to create a double sided print. On one side is the silhouette of Frances from the cover, and on the other side is a crashing wave. Each one will be numbered and signed.

I hope y’all are excited about this giveaway as I am! And if you’re interested in Daughter of Deep Silence, I hope you’ll pick up a copy!

In order to enter, simply pre-order or buy Daughter of Deep Silence before May 31, 2015 and fill out the form at www.DaughterofDeepSilence.com. That’s it! Unfortunately, it’s limited to US addresses only. But I promise I’m working on a special giveaway for my international readers — so stay tuned! If you have an international address and would still like the swag, you can order the book through my local indie, Park Road Books — they’ll be shipping all the pre-ordered copies with the print, bookplate, postcard, and bookmark!

May 23rd, 2015|

Today’s Daughter of Deep Silence quote

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“I can feel Frances letting go inside me. Slipping under. Letting the weight of memories fill her lungs.”

On shelves May 26th!

Only three more days until Daughter of Deep Silence hits shelves! Don’t forget to enter the pre-order giveaway at www.DaughterofDeepSilence.com if you buy a copy of the book before May 31, 2015!

May 23rd, 2015|

City of Thirst named a Galley to Grab at BEA!

PW Can't Miss Galleys

Publishers Weekly just came out with the list of Kids Galleys to Grab at BEA and City of Thirst, the second book in the Map to Everywhere series, is on the list! You can find the whole list here.

Even better, I’ll be at BEA this year and may or may not have a special treat for those who are looking to snag an ARC of City of Thirst. Keep an eye on my twitter feed on Thursday and Friday of BEA week to find out more!

May 15th, 2015|

New Cover for Divide and Conquer!

This summer Scholastic will be releasing Divide and Conquer, the second book in the multi-author, multi-platform Infinity Ring series, in paperback! As part of the new release, they’ve updated the cover and I think it’s amazing!

Look for Divide and Conquer on shelves July 28, 2015!


May 2nd, 2015|

Daughter of Deep Silence is an RT Book Review Top Pick!

In a Top Pick, 4.5 star review, RT Book Reviews calls Daughter of Deep Silence “a perilous thriller, taut and brilliantly paced.”

Read the whole review here.

April 30th, 2015|

Kirkus Star

The Map to Everywhere received a starred review from Kirkus!

March 3rd, 2015|

Map is chosen as a Junior Library Guild Selection!

Good news everyone! There’s news!

March 3rd, 2015|