Book Tour stuff below, but first check out this sweet Dream Boy book trailer!
Dream Boy comes out July 1st from Sourcebooks, and in the days leading up to that (and the days following) we have a group of fabulous bloggers who are hosting us as part of our Launch Tour. We hope you will visit them. The sites will feature reviews, guest posts (I finally get to talk about my thwarted career as a rock star), and give-aways. So now, without further ado:
June 6th: Today! Madelyn and Mary tell you exactly where to go. =)
June 13th: Follow Madelyn over to talk rock music and leather pants at Buried in Books.
June 14th: We’ll both be hanging out with Jill talking dreams at Bitches n’ Prose.
June 15th: Mary (and maybe Madelyn) will be sharing “a book and a chat”–and taking LIVE questions–with Barry Eva, so call in (info here).
June 17th: Madelyn pays a visit to Spirit of Children’s Literature.
June 18th: Look for us over at Artzicarol Ramblings, where Carol Riggs, author of the upcoming YA sci-fi The Body Institute, will tell us her dream and share her review of Dream Boy. Also, we’ll be revealing our Dream Boy book trailer on Mundie Moms.
June 19th: It’s Nerd Herd time!
June 20th: We’re giving the down low to Amy Jane Helmericks at Writing Hope. Also, you can find us talking with Mike Allen of the Arts & Entertainment section of the Roanoke Times about the friendship that led us to Dream Boy.
June 23rd: Mary guesses at Will’s Top 10 T-shrits with Giselle at Xpresso Reads.
June 24th: Madelyn answers some of Jean’s tough questions at Book Nerd.
June 25th: Keeping it local, Madelyn runs down the street to visit Amy at Aya M Productions.
June 26th: Mary and Madelyn talk old movies with Erin at Jump Into Books.
June 27th: Mary is on the spot again, this time at Blogging Between the Lines.
June 29th: Suzanne Wardle of the Roanoke Times will let you know what she thinks of Dream Boy on the Sunday book page.
June 30th: Learn 14 random things about Madelyn and Mary over at Jessica’s Blog, Jessabella Reads.
July 1st: And T minus five seconds. Four. Three. Two. One. LAUNCH! Look who’s been dreaming all over the web! Mary will have a round-up of authors sharing their dreams over at One Four Kidlit.
July 3rd: Books in the Spotlight.
July 3rd: Heather’s Book Chatter.
July 6th: Debut Author Challenge with Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl.
July 7th: Not on television yet, but we are on Kelly Vision.
July 8th: Long and Short Reviews.
July 9th: Mallory Heart Reviews.
July 10th: Playlist time! Madelyn shares some of her favorite songs about dreams, plus some songs we listened to while writing Dream Boy, over on YA Misfits. We’re also hanging out with Shayna at Bibliophia: A Love Story.
July 11th: Mary visits with Tressa at Tressa’s Wishful Endings.
July 12th: Mary dishes on Chilton fashion at the Unofficial Addiction Book Club.
July 12th: If you’re in Virginia, Madelyn will be at the Glencoe Museum at 10:45 for a local writers conference organized by the Radford Library. Then we’ll both be in Salem, live and in the flesh at the Salem Museum for our real world launch party from 3 to 5. Come see us!
July 13th: Another IRL appearance–this time a booksigning in Madelyn’s hometown, Blacksburg, VA. We’ll be at Volume II Bookstore at University Mall at 1 pm. Hope to see you there!
July 14th: What are we doing? Oh, Just Reading Away the Days.
July 15th: Hazel at Stay Bookish with a review and a giveaway.
July 16th: Madelyn heads to Canada (virtually) to talk about (fictional) boys with Dayla at Book Addict, 24-7.
July 17th: Maryann (who created our lovely banner, by the way. Thanks, Maryann!) talks Dream Boy at Chapter by Chapter.
July 18th: Melissa from Pimples, Popularity & Protagonists will be sharing her thoughts on Dream Boy.
That’s it for the virtual tour, but we will be at One More Page in Arlington, VA, on July 24 for a signing and book chat.