News & Publications
DONUTS has been selected as one of five finalists for the 2022 SCBWI Golden Kite Award
DONUTS has been named a YALSA 2022 Best Fiction for Young Adults
DONUTS has been named a YALSA 2022 Amazing Audiobook for Young Adults
The Evening Sun sat down with me for another great conversation
The Baltimore Sun/Carroll County Times interviewed me about writing and teaching after the release of DONUTS
DONUTS has been chosen as A Junior Library Guild Selection!
DONUTS will be sold in translation in Germany!
School Library Journal - YA Authors Nic Stone and Jared Reck Chat About Crafting Characters, Their Paths to Publication, and More
Those Who Teach, Can - an original essay for Random House Teachers and Librarians
Get Underlined - Authors Jared Reck and Scott Reintgen Tell Us About Their Writing Processes and Inspirations
What Book Hooked You? Podcast with Brock Shelley
All the Wonders - Podcast with Matthew Winner
Nerdy Book Club wrote perhaps my favorite review ever
10 YA Books John Green Fans Will Love - SHORT HISTORY is highlighted on this awesome list on ezvid!
SHORT HISTORY has been named a Carolyn W. Field Honor Book for 2018 by the Pennsylvania Library Association!
The Evening Sun, my hometown newspaper, ran an article on me and SHORT HISTORY. So cool!
Audible chose SHORT HISTORY for their Editors Select list for September! Check out their stunning review!
Hello Giggles included SHORT HISTORY in its "18 books you'll want to read in September." Also on that list? Salman Rushdie and Hillary Clinton. Whoa.
B&N Teen Blog has SHORT HISTORY as one of "34 of Our Most Anticipated September YA Books"
ReadBrightly picked SHORT HISTORY as one of its "17 Must-Read YA Books of Fall 2017"
Absolutely blown away by this review from Fiktshun blog.
Hypable has a sneak peak at the first two chapters--check it out!
School Library Journal has included SHORT HISTORY in their Popular Picks for July!
Publishers Weekly gave SHORT HISTORY a wonderful review--check it out!
BNTeenBlog has included SHORT HISTORY in their list of most anticipated debuts of the second half of 2017, calling my prose "realistically profane." Which, you know.
SHORT HISTORY will be also be sold in translation in Turkey!
SHORT HISTORY has been chosen as A Junior Library Guild Selection!
SHORT HISTORY will be sold in translation in the Czech Republic and France!
NYMBC - Check out this awesome review from the amazing Not Your Mother's Book Club!
McDaniel interview - My first author interview, from McDaniel College, where I took some amazing grad courses in their WCYA Program.
Deal Announcement - My wonderful agent, Laura Crockett, gives her account of our publishing journey on her blog.
June 30 - Millersville University Summer Literacy Institute
June 6 & 20 - Teen SummerZine Lancaster, PA
April 14, 2023 - Aaron's Books Lititz, PA
March 15, 2022 - SCBWI Virtual Golden Kite Gala
April 23, 2021 - TxLA
June 8, 2021 - DONUTS Launch!
June 14, 2021 - In Conversation with Award-Winning Author Misa Sugiura & Claire Kann
July 15, 2021 - nErD Camp PA
August 3, 2021 - York County Libraries
Didn't actually happen.
August 9-10, 2019 - YA FEST PA Easton, PA
October 12, 2019 - PCTELA State College, PA
October 30, 2019 - KSLA Conference Hershey, PA
November 8, 2019 - Millersville University Literary Festival Millersville, PA
October 15, 2018 - PaLA Conference Harrisburg, PA
May 19, 2018 - Gaithersburg Book Festival Gaithersburg, MD
June 23-25, 2017 - ALA Annual Conference Chicago, IL
August 2017 - Pre-Publication Author Buzz Tour
September 23, 2017 - Baltimore Book Festival Baltimore, MD
September 26, 2017 - SHORT HISTORY Launch Party!
September 27, 2017 - McDaniel College Westminster, MD
October 15, 2017 - Southern Festival of Books Nashville, TN
October 20-21, 2017 - Read Up Greenville Greenville, SC
October 26, 2017 - Tattered Cover Book Store Denver, CO
October 28, 2017 - Oklahoma Teen Book Con Guthrie, OK
November 3-6, 2017 - Anderson's YA Lit Conference Naperville, IL
November 11, 2017 - Aaron's Books Kids' Festival Lititz, PA