Writing An Introverted Character

Writing An Introverted Character

Agents and editors want characters that jump off the page… but what if your character prefers to stay home with a book? Juliet, the protagonist of my middle grade mystery Hot Ticket, is clearly an extrovert. She can’t stand that there is a mysterious ticket dispenser...
When I Was In Sixth Grade

When I Was In Sixth Grade

My character, Juliet, is very concerned about changing her sixth grade reputation. And if I was somebody who was known for ruining school dances, vomiting during assemblies and being incapable of completing the school cheer, I’d be concerned about changing my middle...
St. Patty’s Day Q&A with Laura Peyton Roberts

St. Patty’s Day Q&A with Laura Peyton Roberts

Laura Peyton Roberts is the author of numerous books for teens and tweens, including the Clearwater Crossing series, Ghost of a Chance, The Queen of Second Place, Queen B, and Green. Welcome to the blog, Laura!  Tell us a little bit about Green: Lilybet Green is home...

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