NERDS Hand Picked for NPR Summer Reads!

Independent book sellers Lucia Silva, the book buyer at Portrait of a Bookstore in Studio City, Calif; Daniel Goldin of Boswell Book Co. in Milwaukee; and Rona Brinlee of The BookMark in Neptune Beach, Fla. compiled a list on of this summer’s MUST READS. Among the list, THE CHEERLEADERS OF DOOM from the NERDS series! Congrats to Michael Buckley! 

Win a Critique on 30 Pages of Your Manuscript

Emmanuelle is auctioning a critique of the first 30 pages of a manuscript–plus a query letter!–to benefit the Crits for Water campaign, which brings clean water to communities in Ethiopia, Cambodia, Malawi, and Bangladesh. See Crits for Water for more details.




What a fabulous page for the end of Sisters Grimm

Aran Goyoaga and Judy Linden head to the James Beard Awards!

On Friday, our author Aran Goyoaga who creates the beautiful blog Cannelle et Vanille, was nominated for a James Beard Award in the Individual Food Blog category. Her agent, Stonesong EVP Judy Linden accompanied her to the event! See the beautiful ladies below!


Amy Atlas SWEET DESIGNS Book Signing at Bloomingdales!

Last week was so exciting! Amy Atlas’s book SWEET DESIGNS hit the shelves, and to celebrate we all headed to Amy’s demonstration and book signing at Bloomingdales. Amy demoed her Perfectly Preppy chapter. Over 100 people were in attendance and a fabulous book signing followed.

Congrats to Amy and thank you Bloomingdales!

Amy Goodman on the TODAY SHOW!

Join Amy on Friday, April 20th in the 4th hour of NBC’s TODAY SHOW with Kathie Lee & Hoda
The Topic?  WEAR THIS, TOSS THAT! maxi dresses for all ages, 20s, 30s, 40s, 50-60s…
It’s that time of year to wear your maxi dresses and wear them proud! As most of you know I’m a dress fanatic, and this segment was right up my alley: a WEAR THIS, TOSS THAT! segment on maxi dresses for all ages.

Win a Critique from a Stonesong Agent!

Visit HEMLOCK author Kathleen Peacock’s blog for a chance to win a critique of your query by agent Emmanuelle Morgen.

Submit your 1-2 sentence pitch in the comment section of Kathleen’s blog post by the end of the day on Sunday, April 22, 2012 (that’s this Sunday). Three semi-finalists will be chosen by a panel of authors and forwarded to Emmanuelle who will choose the winner.

We can’t wait to see all the pitches!

The Very Hungry Zombie: A Parody by Jonathan Apple and Michael Teitelbaum

Wow, that’s a very hungry zombie . . . check out the cover on Amazon! Available for preorder.

Small Plates and Sweet Treats–Cover Reveal!

Stonesong is so excited to announce the cover reveals of two of our upcoming books; The absolutely gorgeous Small Plates and Sweet Treats by Aran Goyoaga. Preorders are available! by Aran Goyoaga

WHAT’S LEFT OF ME selected for BEA YA Buzz Panel!

WHAT’S LEFT ME, Kat Zhang’s debut novel and the first in the Hybrid Chronicles, has been selected as one of five titles to be featured on the YA Buzz Panel at BookExpo America this June. A huge congratulations to Kat and her editor, Kari Sutherland!