Laurie Halse Anderson will be chatting live on the MySpace readergirlz forum this Thursday, June19th.
The chat will start at 6 PM PST/9 PM EST and last for about an hour. Here are a few things you may not have known about found out about Laurie:
On your nightstand: Flashlight, notebook, pen (all for middle of the night ideas) and my inhaler.
Favorite drink while you write: Tea or coffee
Pet: Kezzie (my German Shepherd)
Place to write: The loft of our house
Inspiration: My readers
Dream book tour: One that includes Paris, Edinburgh, and Tokyo
Author-buddies: Sarah Dessen, Chris Crutcher, Holly Black
Cure for writer's block: Run 5 miles
Favorite outfit: Jeans and hoodie sweatshirt, sneakers
Long-hand or laptop? Laptop
Stilettos or Uggs? Uggs!!!
Author idol: Francesca Lia Block
Next up: Chains (Fall 2008), Wintergirls (Spring 2009)