News and Reviews


“This debut novel puts a spellbinding twist on a classic yarn.” —Booklist

“Old-fashioned storytelling and historical fiction create a charming alchemy in this clever reimagining of Sleeping Beauty.” —People

“Faithful to the original while offering a fresh interpretation…the twists that resolve the women’s stories are both convincing and moving.” —Publisher’s Weekly

Want more info on While Beauty Slept? Find out how I was inspired by Disney’s Sleeping Beauty at the online book club She Reads and check out this interview with Kirkus Reviews for more on my not-always-glamorous writing career.

And here, thanks to Writer’s Digest, is the story of How I Got My Agent. (Spoiler alert: It took a long time!)