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Hi, I’m Jenn. I write books for children and teens, and adults still connected to their inner kid.   READ MORE . . . 

“Full of heart and replete with challenging ciphers for readers to decode, Bertman’s debut is literary cousin to classic puzzlers like
The Westing Game.”

—Publisher’s Weekly
starred review

New York Times Bestseller!

June 16, 2016

Tattered Cover

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A Peek at the Creative Space of Melanie Conklin

Joining us today for Creative Spaces is author Melanie Conklin, author of Counting Thyme (Penguin, April 2016). Melanie lives in New Jersey with her family and previously worked as a product designer. Counting Thyme is her debut novel and has been described as Rules meets Counting by 7s. It tells the story of a girl named Thyme whose younger brother is accepted in to a new cancer drug trial, which means her family will have to relocate thousands of miles away from everything she knows. To learn more about Melanie and Counting Thyme, visit her website, or follow her on Twitter or Tumblr. Now let’s take a peek inside […]

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