Fall Happenings!

Happy October! The leaves are changing and it’s boot and cardigan weather. What, you don’t label seasons by fashion options? I’m a fall girl forever. My favorite season by far. 

Time to check in on my personal reading challenge.

The point of this challenge was to read books from my own shelves. Let’s just […]

Pitch Wars Updates!

Pitch Wars, the mightiest of mighty of the online pitch contests is back! I’m returning as a mentor, this time with my writing friend Valerie Cole. Valerie has talked me down from various writerly crises, has offered a ton of support and advice, and she works with the wonderful agent Lauren McLeod on gritty, […]

Ready. Set. Write! Update July 13

Ready. Set. Write! is a summer writing intensive that encourages goal-setting and accountability, and provides an opportunity for us to cheer each other on wherever we’re at with our writing projects—planning, drafting, revising, or polishing.  This year, your RSW hosts are Alison Miller, Jaime Morrow, Erin Funk, Elodie Nowodazkij, and Katy Upperman. All the details are HERE. 

Also check out #RSWrite on twitter.

Now it’s […]

Bloomsbury Spark Updates

Most of you know, my debut young adult novel Alterations will be released in 2016 by Bloomsbury Spark, I’ve been getting to know Sparks fellow authors and have some updates! TODAY the YA Contemporary Song of Summer releases by Laura Lee Anderson:

The thirteen qualities of Robin’s Perfect Man range from the mildly […]

Book Blitz: Pixelated by L.S. Murphy

It’s here! Another Bloomsbury Spark Young Adult release with small town secrets, art, and romance.

Pixelated

by L.S. Murphy  Release Date: 06/30/15 Bloomsbury Spark Summary from Goodreads: Senior Year.  Middle of nowhere.  What’s the new girl to do? For Piper Marks, the answer is simple. She’s determined to have her photography rock the […]

Insecure Writers Support Group IWSG (July 1)

Welcome to Insecure Writer’s Support Group, where we all confess we don’t have the biz figured out and commiserate together. For more mental support, check out the IWSG Facebook page.

I follow and support #WeNeedDiverseBooks, an initiative to promote and encourage more diversity in childrens’s literature (and beyond). As I’m currently struggling with questions of […]

Social Media Updates and Book Releases

A few things to catch up on.

I have a few new places I can be found online: Goodreads author profile: Stephanie Scott on Goodreads. Here is where you can mark ALTERATIONS To Read, if you are so inclined. Goodreads will automatically notify you when the book is released (how nice of them!) Facebook author page: […]

Cover Reveal: Pixelated by L.S. Murphy

Today, I’m featuring the cover reveal for fellow Bloomsbury Spark author L.S. Murphy!  Pixelated by L.S.

Murphy  Release

Date: 06/30/15 Bloomsbury

Spark Summary

from Goodreads: Senior Year.  Middle of nowhere.  What’s the new girl to do?

For Piper Marks, the

answer is simple. She’s determined to have her photography

rock the cover […]

Announcement: Book News!

Pausing from watching the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer to share … I’ll be publishing with Bloomsbury Spark!

My Young Adult Contemporary manuscript ALTERATIONS was picked up for the Bloomsbury imprint with an estimated pub date of early 2016!

Here’s the announcement from Wednesday’s Publisher’s Marketplace:

And the link here in Publisher’s […]