It might be hard to believe, but there has been good news this year. I'm going to share some of mine now. It would bring me tremendous delight if you'd send along yours as well. I'm cherishing every cause for celebration, now more than ever.
As for my good news: First, I learned that my new middle-grade novel, SUMMER OF STOLEN SECRETS, will come out in May. I've been trying for eons to write a book based on my childhood in Baton Rouge, when my family owned a department store