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Cylin Busby is the author of several teen books and numerous articles as well as the acclaimed young adult memoir, THE YEAR WE DISAPPEARED,which was a Wall Street Journal bestseller, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, and a Cybils Award winner.
Her latest novel, THE NINE LIVES OF JACOB TIBBS, has earned starred reviews and was an Amazon Best Book of the Month. The former Senior Editor of Teen Magazine, Cylin now lives in Los Angeles with her family.

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Cylin Busby Hi Amanda,
I've also written some middle grade books (like The Nine Lives of Jacob Tibbs) but I only write for young readers--nothing adult (though a…more
Hi Amanda,
I've also written some middle grade books (like The Nine Lives of Jacob Tibbs) but I only write for young readers--nothing adult (though a lot of my readers are adults who read YA!)
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Cylin Busby Hi, yes of course! Ask away! :)
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“Sometimes at night, when I was alone, or when I was at the pool, in the quiet stillness underwater, my mind would go to that place. To the hospital, to the people there. It was as if my heart could travel, over the miles, over the months that had passed, and I was back with her. Olivia”
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“Call it fate, call it synchronicity: you never know what your actions are going to lead to, or the possibilities they can cause. There is a ripple effect to every action you take, intended or not.”
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Liz Thanks for the Friendship! Blink Once, sounds amazing!!


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