In case you didn't already know...I love Elana Johnson.
Even more than you do, if you can imagine. I love her blog with its funnies, advice, and bacon. I love her vlogs. And I really love her writing!
Possession, which is being published on June 7, 2011 by Simon Pulse, an imprint of Simon and Schuster, is FRAWESOME! (did you catch the hint from Wednesday's post?)
Seriously though. When I read Possession, it blew me away; I didn't know I was surrounded with such talent. It was the first time I realized the quality of writing on an author's blog really is reflected in his or her books.
I am not sure if I should admit this to you, but I got to read Possession last summer because I am a whiner. What happened is that Elana's query for Possession was being featured at Mathew Rush's blog The Quintessentially Questionable Query Experiment. Days earlier, Elana had announced her book deal to the world, and I may or may not have known for a little longer. My appetite was whet! And so, at Matt's blog, I posted this,
Damn you, Elana. My mouth was already watering to read this book, or any of your writing for that matter. Then you announce your book deal and now this. Hmph.
May 28, 2010 1:11 PMI was totally a whiny little kid. Omg. And then Elana emailed me and said,