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Monthly Archives: April 2021

Stone Soup

Published in Pen America, 7/1/2020 I won’t lie. I’ve been finding it very hard to write these days. My brain can’t seem to hold a thought with enough quiet space around it to blossom into a well-ordered sentence. The air is thick with alarm, or despair, or contagion, or fatigue. I’ve gone from code-red, sleep-depriving […]

April 20th, 2021Still Life Las Vegas

Maulik Pancholy, author of The Best at It

“James Sie writes with a keen observation of human behavior and rich, breathtaking details that make his characters leap to life. All Kinds of Other is a fresh—and needed—perspective on identity: the things we protect, what we reveal and how we love. I am in awe of this book; it was hard to put down.”

April 11th, 2021Still Life Las Vegas

Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“A touching, romantic, and rewarding read.”

April 11th, 2021Still Life Las Vegas

Naomi Kanakia, author of We Are Totally Normal

“A warm and open-hearted story about the perilousness and momentousness of navigating your gender and sexuality. Yes, it’s dangerous to be your authentic self, but, as Jules and Jack find out, the prize is worth the risk.”

April 11th, 2021Still Life Las Vegas

KathReadsYA

“This is a fantastic YA coming-of-age queer romance…This book broke my heart in a hundred different ways!… I loved this book so much!”

April 11th, 2021Still Life Las Vegas

Launch Celebration and Fundraiser—Skylight Books

Fri, May 7th @ 6:30 pm

April 9th, 2021Still Life Las Vegas

WEHO Reads panel: Alternative Futures: The Importance of Seeing Yourself in Young Adult Literature (YouTube)

Wed, May 19 @ 6:00 pm

April 9th, 2021Still Life Las Vegas

Epic Reads Contemporary

Wed, May 26 @ 1:00 pm

April 9th, 2021Still Life Las Vegas

Skylight Books to host Launch

Virtual fundraiser for the Los Angeles LGBT Center Award-winning author and voiceover artist James Sie will virtually launch his YA novel, ALLKINDS OF OTHER (Quill Tree Books/HarperCollins; publication date: May 4, 2021), at SkylightBooks in Los Angeles on Friday, May 7 at 6:30 PM PT. The event will include a conversation among Sie, Ash Nichols […]

April 8th, 2021Still Life Las Vegas