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On Writing Diverse Characters (+Broken Things Cover Reveal)

Hey everybody! It's been awhile since I have posted an update, but I wanted to wait until I had something exciting to share. I've been working 60+ hour weeks for the last four months ( Where am I? What is time? ) between my day job and doing freelance work, so progress on the series has been slow-going. But finally--finally!--I can announce that Broken Things , the next installment of The Southwark Saga, is complete and will be released on May 1st, 2017. So why did this one take such a long time? Well, apart from everything else that has come up this year, I wanted to get it right. Broken Things is not like anything I have written before. Depending on what you like about my books, you might even like it better. This book picks up with Meg's story a year after The Long Way Home ends. You don't have to read the whole series for it to make sense, but it would definitely be helpful for context given Meg's difficult relationship with Mark and Jane Virtue is a fea