Stories You Won’t Forget

2018 Sheehan YA Book Prize Winner 

We’re pleased to announce the winner of the 2018 Helen Sheehan YA Book Prize. Our judges unanimously selected Lucia DiStefano’s novel Borrowed as the best of 110 entries. This genre-bending novel, Texas-based DiStefano’s first, is out now! 



Lucia DiStefano at the 2019 Texas Library Association Conference 

“What’s New in TX MG/YA Lit” Panel 

April 17, 2019 

Austin Convention Center

500 E. Cesar Chavez Street

Austin, TX 78701 

Monthly Writing Contest

Submit your best one-sentence story to the Roar Reading Series for a chance to win a free book from our press! All you need is forty words (or less)! Oh, and one (or more) of them must be the special word(s) of the month! 

This month’s words: “Milk mustache”

The deadline: September 1, 2019.

Ready? Set? Write!