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Lisa's Latest Blogs

Mar.10.2014 - 7:20 pm
The wheels of publishing grind slowly on.
Whoever coined the phrase "hurry up and wait" must have been thinking of the publishing industry. If instant gratification is your goal, better get yourself another gig. The lead...
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Nov.15.2013 - 7:01 pm
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To all you valiant NaNoWriMo scribes out their toiling away, I bring you news from the publishing front. You know that novel you plan to complete between November 1 and November...
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Jun.15.2013 - 1:20 pm
If you've ever wondered where authors get their ideas, here's my story. An essay I was invited to write about my new fantasy novel, Alias Hook, has just been posted at the...
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May.15.2013 - 3:48 pm
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Har! Look what the tide washed in, me hearties! Precious booty, indeed—a box of my author's copies of Alias Hook, freshly arrived from my publisher in  the UK. It is, without...
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Comments from Lisa

Jul.13.2012 - 9:08 am
In response to: AGOG IN PRAGUE
Thanks, Barbara! I miss Prague already. It doesn't seem right that I can't just walk outside into those cobbled streets...
Feb.04.2012 - 6:57 pm
In response to: Five Things I Want to Do
Writing our intentions down makes us more likely to deliver. Ooh, I like it! However this works, visualizing tactic or...
Feb.04.2012 - 6:27 pm
In response to: If Not Now, When?
Thanks, Modi. As the calendar page flipped this week, I realized it's a Leap Year, which means we're all given the gift...
Jan.31.2012 - 10:00 am
In response to: If Not Now, When?
Absolutely! I've spent the last two years going through my late mother's things, & wishing she was still around to...
Oct.10.2011 - 10:48 am
In response to: SEX AT MIDNIGHT
No one was more stunned than I was when I found out the HNS committee decided to put me on the same panel as La...

Published Reviews

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Mar.24.2014
Published by Publishers Weekly
Jensen’s second novel, a twist on the Peter Pan story which reconceives of Captain Hook as a tragic hero, shows how she’s matured as a writer since her excellent debut, The Witch...