Samantha was born four days before the death of John Lennon. she grew up in Dallas, playing bass guitar along to vinyl records in her bedroom after school, writing fan letters to rock stars, doodling song lyrics into notebooks, and reading big, big books.
She spends as much time as possible in the west Texas desert.
A FIERCE AND SUBTLE POISON (Algonquin Young Readers, spring 2016) is her first novel.
I’m super excited to be helping out with Meet the Newbies today! When Rachel asked me if I wanted to help promote some of the awesome 2016 Debut Authors I had to say yes! Today I get to introduce you... Continue reading →