Thursday, October 18, 2012

Logan's birthday and "Bridge" cover reveal!

It's the 17th birthday (again) of our favorite ghost punk rocker, SHADE's Logan Keeley!

To celebrate, there's a #SHADEboys chat tonight at 10pm Eastern time. Just follow that hashtag or go to the SHADEboys room at Tweetchat.com. Be sure to follow Logan, Zachary, and Martin on Twitter (and on Tumblr) for SHADEboys action every day.

Also, Kilt and Keeley has a special post today on their blog, and they've created a board on the Team Kilt Pinterest just for Logan's gifts (he already has more than I got).

But what you're really here for is the big news, right?  RIGHT?

Logan's birthday is the perfect occasion to announce the imminent arrival of "Bridge," his very own short story!

(Click to emBIGulate.)

"Bridge" was originally published in the YA paranormal anthology Enthralled: Paranormal Diversions, edited by Melissa Marr and Kelley Armstrong.

Kirkus loved this anthology, calling Logan's story "intense and earnest." It got a recommended review from the Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books. Most exciting of all, recently Enthralled was chosen by The Guardian for their National Short Story Week recommended reading list for children and young adults!

The "Bridge" ebook will be available as soon as I can get it formatted and uploaded to major ebook outlets. It will include all the Logan-y goodness in one place:

  • The story "Bridge" (obviously)
  • Lyrics to "Forever," the song he wrote and sang for Aura on the tear-jerkingest page of Shade
  • Logan's deleted interludes from Shift
  • BRAND NEW: Heart-to-heart interview with Logan and his brother Mickey, the other major character in "Bridge." The brooding, tortured Mickey has never before spoken in public, and this interview will be EXCLUSIVELY available in this ebook.
Happy Birthday, Logan!

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12 Comments:

love, Love, LOVE!!!!

Posted by: Blogger Judy (shellseeker93) at 10/18/2012 7:51 PM

How cool! This is so exciting! Congratulations!

And Happy Birthday, Logan!

*Virtually sends you goodies, like peanut butter balls*

Posted by: Blogger Rachel at 10/18/2012 7:53 PM

Woo! This is great news! :D Can't wait to read it!
Happy birthday to my favorite Keeley!

Posted by: Blogger Millie at 10/18/2012 7:55 PM

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Posted by: Blogger Saleana at 10/18/2012 8:01 PM

I was so excited I misspelled every word in my last comment, meant to say AWESOME! I can't wait to have Logan in my hands. ;)

Posted by: Blogger Saleana at 10/18/2012 8:02 PM

I didn't know this story is in the Enthralled anthology! I bought the e-book forever ago... *runs off to read*

BTW, love the cover!! :-)

Posted by: Blogger Erin_Schultz at 10/18/2012 8:16 PM

Love it! It's so Logan :D So glad that includes all of the things you mentioned. Lyrics and Mickey!! YAY. I need an e-reader ASAP! :(

Posted by: Blogger Ana LucĂ­a at 10/18/2012 8:46 PM

Perfect. Speechless. Perfect!!

Posted by: Blogger Kimberly Callegan at 10/18/2012 9:42 PM

Love this! I think I probably missed the chat but YAY LOGAN!!! <3

Posted by: Blogger Marissa at 10/18/2012 11:15 PM

Crying happy tears! This is great news! Congrats Jeri!!
The cover is gorgeous, how can I not buy it?

Posted by: Blogger Gaby Pendragon at 10/18/2012 11:20 PM

OHMYGOSH!!!!!
I currently hating my pc, because it didn't let me comment till now!

HAPPY HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO LOGAN!!
I LOOOOVE YOU!!!!

And Jeri, you're the best!!!
Yay! for Bridge!

Posted by: Blogger Lis at 10/18/2012 11:47 PM

EEEK! I am so FREAKING EXCITED!

Posted by: Blogger Grace Lo at 10/19/2012 3:41 AM

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