Author Archives: Sharon Biggs Waller

  Dear Reader: I hope you have a fantastic Fourth of July.  I’m going to spend it reading and weeding the garden and maybe a little bit of writing.  Sparklers will be in there somewhere too. Hugs, Sharon  

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I recently finished the first draft of my third novel, GIRLS ON THE VERGE, and sent it off to my editor. It’s an odd thing to hit send and go on about your day when your characters have occupied your every … Continue reading

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I’m incredibly pleased and proud to announce my latest deal for my third book, a contemporary YA novel called GIRLS ON THE VERGE. Those of you who have read my other books, ORCHID and FOLLY, know that I am first … Continue reading

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Hi all! Summer is cracking on and the farm is looking amazing.  With my husband home for the summer I have extra time on my hands for writing and embroidering and goofing around with the goats.  It’s pretty heavenly!  (I … Continue reading

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  A big thanks to Tori Avey for including me on her blog today.  Tori is an amazing writer and blogger and all-around talent, and it’s such an honor to be featured.  Also, beautiful pics of the book.  Have a … Continue reading

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Here’s what I know about book tours: they are equal parts fun and tiring.  I’m coming to the end of my book tour for THE FORBIDDEN ORCHID—just a few more left this month and in June—and I’ve enjoyed every single … Continue reading

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Hi All! If you are anywhere near the LaGrange, Illinois area on Friday, May 20th at 7 CST, join me and my fabulous friend Christa Desir at Anderson’s bookshop!  We will be chatting about our books, signing our books, and…drumroll….I … Continue reading

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Hi All, The Spring YASH is now complete!  I had so much fun participating, and I hope you did too!  I chose two winners for my swag giveaway: Perceptive Madness and Debi! Please contact me at shazwriter@me.com with your address. … Continue reading

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  Welcome to YA Scavenger Hunt! This bi-annual event was first organized by author Colleen Houck as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors…and a chance to win some … Continue reading

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  I’m so thrilled to be taking part in the Spring 2016 Young Adult Scavenger Hunt.  The “hunt” is a puzzle where you add up numbers.  You visit the website of each team author, write down all the secret numbers, … Continue reading

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