The Del Rio Bay Blog Tour: Author Paula Chase!

ChickLitGurrl welcomes the Del Rio Bay Blog Tour and its series author, Paula Chase! When author, Paula Chase Hyman, wrote a manuscript in 2003 about a bright-eyed optimistic fourteen-year-old suburban girl who happened to be African American, the landscape of young adult fiction featuring contemporary Black characters was barren. In 2004, Hyperion released Dana Davidson’s […]

In the Spotlight with Young Adult Author Paula Chase-Hyman

The Author Paula Chase-Hyman doesn’t mind being known as a Jane of all trades, Queen of none. But a single theme has followed throughout her career in communications—keeping her finger on the pulse of teen culture. From starting her own mentoring group at Annapolis Senior High School in ’94 to coaching her Green Hornet cheerleaders […]