Favorite drink while you write: Tea. Earl Grey. Hot. Or lemonade.
Inspiration: Dreams, friends, books, lifeDream book tour: Book tour world cruise, of courseWriter buddies: The readergirlz, and many more!Cure for writer's block: Candy, tea, procrastination, and a timerFavorite outfit: My grey lacy dress - it's cute and comfy and goes with everythingLaptop or longhand? Notes in long-hand, novel in laptop
Author idol: Italo CalvinoNext up: Street Creed (tentative title) in Fall 2011, about a suburban girl who runs away from dark secrets and finds a homeless band of friends...and a gritty romance with a boy named Creed.Additional Interviews:
Seattle Book Examiner
Little Willow, Bildungsroman
Teens Read Too
YA FreshWebsite: hollycupala.comFind out more about Holly in this month's issue of readergirlz!