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Minions, YOU Could Be An Extra In Auntie Heather’s New Book Trailer!

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Gather ‘round, Minion Horde! Auntie Heather wants YOU to be an extra in her live-action trailer for THE CEMETERY BOYS—her first ever stand-alone book! Five (5) teenage guys, Three (3) teenage girls needed. Filming will take place the week of April 13, 2015 in Woodlawn, Bronx, New York City. Please contact director Jason Roer for further information at thecemeteryboys@gmail.com!

Who Wants A Countdown Widget??

Minions, the amazing folks at HarperTeen have created a fantastic countdown widget for THE CEMETERY BOYS - and you can TOTALLY FEEL FREE TO STEAL IT AND POST IT EVERYWHERE. (FYI: It's totally normal that you can't click on the link below to view/post-it only works if you embed it as code.) So go forth, Minion Horde! And let the countdown begin. Watch for the widget on my site soon! Here's your code: <script src="http://hc.mailpixie.com/?isbn=9780062307880&when=1427760000&author=Heather%20Brewer&bg=000000"></script>

That Time Kirkus Reviewed THE CEMETERY BOYS

The other day, my editor emailed me to share some AMAZING news with me. Kirkus, one of the biggest book reviewers out there, had read and reviewed my upcoming book, THE CEMETERY BOYS. What's more...they loved it. I am still in shock and happy floaty hearts (lil black ones covered in cobwebs, of course) are buzzing all around my brain. I'll post it below for you to see, Minions, but I'll also link to it HERE. Ready?

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The Ghost of Ben Hargrove

Greetings, Minions! Guess what today is. Go on! Guess! No. No, it's not National poke a monkey with a banana day. No....it's not National eat all the cupcakes with a spork day (but put me down for that one). It's RELEASE DAY for my e-short story, THE GHOST OF BEN HARGROVE! It's scary. It's awesome. It's perfect for an October read. (And hey, it's only $.99) Just click the pic below to order. (And thank you, thank you, thank you) Oh...fun fact: IT COMES WITH

An Update on Auntie Heather’s Mental Health

I've been posting a lot about my mental health sitch on Facebook and Twitter, and of course, my Vlog on YouTube...but since I just posted this update on FB and Twitter, I figured I should do so here as well, for those Minions who are curious about my journey. Brief background: I've struggled with depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts and OCD my entire life and after this last bout of depression, I hit an all-time low. One so scary, I