B&N Teen BlogClick HERE to see TLTLG in B&N’s “Our Most Highly Anticipated LGBTQA YA of 2018” (December, 2017)

Elite Daily: Click HERE to find The Last to Let Go in “2018 Book Releases That’ll Make Reading More Your New Year’s Resolution” (November, 2017)

RivetedLit: Click HERE for the COVER REVEAL of The Last to Let Go (June, 2017)

Amelia Bloomer Project: Click HERE to find TWIUTB on the American Library Association’s 2017 Amelia Bloomer List of feminist literature (January, 2017)

Booklist: Click HERE to read “Make Them Hear You: Rape Culture and Girls’ Voices in YA Lit” by Maggie Reagan (December, 2016)

justinelogoJustine Magazine: Click HERE for “9 ‘Do Not Miss’ Books You’ll Want To Share” (November, 2016)

boston globeThe Boston Globe: Click HERE to find TWIUTB included in “The Young Adult Summer Reading Guide” (July, 2016)

buffalonewsThe Buffalo News: Click HERE for Stephanie Shapiro’s review of TWIUTB (May, 2016)

The News & Observer: Click HERE to read “Heartbreak and Hope in 3 Intense YA Books” by Susie Wilde (April, 2016)

The Charlotte Observer: Click HERE to read “Amber Smith’s Compelling Debut Novel About Teen Rape” by Dannye Romine Powell (March, 2016)

BustleBustle: Click HERE for Bree Crowder’s “4 YA Authors Candidly Speak Up About Rape Culture” featuring Christa Desir, Ellen Hopkins, Amber Smith, & Courtney Summers (March, 2016)

TYFThe Young Folks: Click HERE for Gabrielle Bondi’s review of TWIUTB (March, 2016)


yabcYoung Adult Books Central: Click HERE to read “Author Chat with Amber Smith” (March, 2016)

Germ logoGerm Magazine: Click HERE to read “The Story Behind The Way I Used to Be: An Essay by Author Amber Smith” (February, 2016)

School Library Journal: Click HERE for SLJ’s Starred Review of TWIUTB (January, 2016)

Booklist: Click HERE to read Booklist’s STARRED REVIEW of The Last to Let Go (November, 2017)

pubweekly imagePublisher’s Weekly: Click HERE to read the deal announcement for The Last to Let Go (January, 2017)

Bustle: Click HERE for “These 7 Authors Give Back to Charity” by Caitlin White (January, 2017)

pubweekly imagePublisher’s Weekly: Click HERE to read “YA Authors Turn Advocates” by Sarah J. Robbins (October, 2016)

seventeenSeventeen Magazine: Click HERE to read “13 Best New YA Novels for Your Every Summer Mood” (June, 2016)

Conversations LIVE: Click HERE to listen to Amber discussing TWIUTB with Cyrus Webb on “Breakfast with Books” Radio Show (May, 2016)

NPR Books: Click HERE for “When Talking About Sexual Consent, YA Books Can Be A Parent’s Best Friend” on All Things Considered with Neda Ulaby (April, 2016)

Bucks County Courier Times: Click HERE to for “Two New YA Books Powerfully Address Sexual Assault” by  Nathan Siegel (April, 2016)

rivetedRivetedLit: Click HERE to read Amber’s “Dear YA Me” Letter (March, 2016)

Teen Librarian Toolbox: Click HERE to read TLT’s review of TWIUTB (March, 2016)

fglFangirlish: Click HERE to read “Turning the Pages: The Way I Used to Be by Amber Smith” (March, 2016)

Adventures in YA Publishing: Click HERE to read this interview “Amber Smith on Telling Stories…” (March, 2016)

Redbook: Click HERE to find TWIUTB on Redbook’s “The 20 Best Books You Absolutely Must Read This Spring” (February, 2016)

Nerdy But Flirty: Click HERE to read Candice Huber’s review of TWIUTB (February, 2016)

BustleBustle: Click HERE to read Bustle’s “The 18 Most Anticipated YA Novels of 2016” (December, 2015)

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