Interview with Becky Albertalli, author of “Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda”

Photo Curtesy of Decisive Moment Events

Photo Courtesy of Decisive Moment Events

Becky Albertalli is the author of Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda. Albertalli has been writing throughout her life but this is her first novel. She has earned her doctorate in clinical psychology and was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She is currently living in Roswell, Georgia with her husband and two sons, and enjoys spending her time writing young adult fiction. Continue reading


Interview with Leah Scheier, author of “Your Voice Is All I Hear”

Photo Curtesy of Leah Scheier

Photo Courtesy of Leah Scheier

Leah Scheier is the author of Secret Letters and the upcoming novel Your Voice Is All I Hear, available on September 1, 2015. Leah has been writing throughout her life but has also pursued a career in pediatrics. She is currently living in Baltimore, Maryland with her husband and three daughters. Your Voice Is All I Hear is available for preorder on Amazon HERE.

The Fountain: What is your favorite part about writing young adult fiction? Continue reading

An Interview with Jennifer Niven, “All the Bright Places”

Interview with Jennifer Niven, All the Bright Places

Jennifer Niven, Photo Credit: Louis Kapeleris

Jennifer Niven is the best-selling author of the Velva Jean series, The Ice Master, Ada Blackjack, and The Aqua-Net Diaries: Big Hair, Big Dreams, Small Town. All the Bright Places is her first Young adult novel. She currently resides in sunny Los Angeles where she’s working on her next YA novel. I recently reviewed her latest book All the Bright Places and asked her questions about the novel and more! Please enjoy the following interview with Jennifer Niven!

The Fountain: First off, The Fountain would like to congratulate you on your first young adult novel! What is your favorite aspect about reading and writing young adult fiction? Continue reading