How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love YA

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love YA

The week’s blog is by author James Ryan Daley, whose YA murder mystery, Jesus Jackson, was published last week by the Poisoned Pencil. James gives his thoughts on his evolution toward the young adult genre, and why he feels it offers the greatest level...
Jesus Jackson

Jesus Jackson

Jonathan Stiles is a 14 year-old atheist who is coping with his first day of ninth grade at the fervently religious St. Soren’s Academy when his idolized older brother Ryan is found dead at the bottom of a ravine behind the school. As his world crumbles,...
James Ryan Daley

James Ryan Daley

James Ryan Daley first decided that he wanted to be a writer on July 17th, 1998 while stranded in a parking lot on the North Shore of Long Island. Home for the summer after his freshman year at college, James was working as a pizza delivery boy when he locked his keys...