3.18.2014

Texas Institute of Letters


Texas, you've been so good to me. Not only did I get to ride a mechanical horse at the National Cowgirl Museum this morning, I just learned that HANA SASAKI's been named one of three finalists for the Texas Institute of Letters' Steven Turner Award for First Fiction!

3.15.2014

Foreword's Book of the Year Award


Hana Sasaki has been nominated for a Book of the Year Award.

Foreword Reviews, the only review magazine solely dedicated to discovering new indie books, announced the finalists for its 16th Annual Book of the Year Awards today.

12.16.2013

10.29.2013

Review Round-up: Praise for HANA SASAKI


The Chicago Tribune's in-depth review by Amy Gentry is whipsmart and wonderful.

A starred review from Publishers Weekly!

Over at The Japan Times, this reviewer has a thing for the cover.

Foxing Quarterly's brand-new blog, Fox Hunting, launched with this gorgeous, insightful consideration of the book,"The Wabi-Sabi of Hana Sasaki" by The Miniature Wife author Manuel Gonzales.

9.12.2013

HANA SASAKI has a book trailer--animated with sand!


Corrie Francis Parks created this minute-long trailer for Three Scenarios in Which Hana Sasaki Grows a Tail. BookPeople, Austin's go-to independent bookstore since 1970, mentions it in a post called "When Book Trailers Are Art." Indeed!

8.22.2013

New Website


There is now a brand-spankin-new website for me and the book. Get info about author appearances, reviews, links to other work, and stalk me on social media!