Announcing...the YOU'LL MISS ME WHEN I'M GONE preorder campaign! As a thank-you to readers who preorder my debut, I'm offering everyone a small gift plus a chance to a win one of two grand prizes. Open internationally!

To enter, email proof of purchase (from any retailer and in any format!) and your mailing address to

Preorder on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | TargetBook Depository | Indigo | IndieBound

All entrants will receive:

  • Signed bookplate with evil eye pattern
  • Exclusive short story: "Five Years Later," which catches up with the protagonists five years after the end of YMMWIG (it's heartbreaking and hopefully heartwarming, just like the book)

Everyone who preorders will also be entered to win a themed prize pack that represents each POV character. Details below! 

Adina prize pack

  • Plaid blanket scarf 
  • NARS lipstick in Jungle Red
  • Urban Decay lip liner in classic red
  • Music note necklace
  • Music note earrings
  • Vintage treble clef pin
  • "Introvert club: lifetime member" enamel pin
  • "Rainy days are important for growth" magnet
  • Bath fizzes
  • Evil eye bracelet, evil eye earrings
  • Bag of Chukar truffle cherries


Tovah prize pack

  • MAC blush in Peaches
  • FRESH sugar lip treatment in Honey
  • Zoya nail polish in Dove Gray
  • Mini brain-shaped soap
  • Vintage umbrella brooch
  • Seattle record store tote bag
  • Serotonin molecule necklace
  • Feminist pins
  • DNA earrings
  • Evil eye bracelet, evil eye earrings
  • Theo chocolate

These prize packs are a collection of things I really love and hope you will too. With the exception of the makeup, the items are primarily handmade, found on Etsy or purchased in local shops (including the chocolate!). 

Thank you to my dear friend Rachel Griffin for the photos!

The deadline to preorder is January 1, 2018, since the book will be out in the world on January 2! I'll select the two grand prize winners by January 4 and mail all prizes by January 12. If you buy the book after January 2, I'm happy to send you a bookmark, signed bookplate, and short story at any time!