Author Archives: Julia Karr

About Julia Karr

My name is Julia Karr. I’m a writer of young adult and middle grade fiction. If you want to know more about me, click on the tabs above for my bio, books, blog and links I like.

German “Truth” Release Day!

Today is the official release day for the German edition of Truth – called “The Sign“.  Happy Book Birthday!

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XVI Series – Book III in progress

NaNoWriMo is over for 2014, but the first draft of Book III is not yet complete. For those of you who are following my progress, I will update my status here, and on Twitter, and on my Facebook Author Page. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event

I’ll be reading at the following: First Sunday Prose Reading and Open Mic Presented by the Writers Guild With Guest Readers:  Hilda Davis and Julia Karr Sunday, Dec. 7 3:00 to 5:00 pm Boxcar Books 408 E 6th St Abegunde is an egungun (ancestral) … Continue reading

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Strange research – Book III

Possibly the weirdest thing I’ve googled yet… “testing DNA on a decomposed body” The things a writer gets to investigate!    

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Book III – NaNoWriMo break

Just thought I would share another piece of the book III puzzle… Recognize this?

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Book III ?

Could Buddhist goddess, Green Tara, figure into XVI, book III?

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Can Americans live on the current minimum wage?

I just read that a Republican candidate for the Senate in Iowa is opposed to any increase to the Federal Minimum Wage – thinking that states should handle the issue. Well… let’s look at the current minimum wage & what … Continue reading

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XVI Series Swag winners

Since there were only 4 commenters on the Sal or Chris question – I am happy to be able to send swag to all 4 people! YAY! Please contact me so I can get that out to you! (I’ve emailed … Continue reading

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Question to fans of XVI Series

Hi all! I’m hard at work on Book III in the XVI Series. And – yes – all your favorite characters are back! Nina, Dee, Wei, Sal, and Chris – and others – the girls of the Sisterhood, Mike and … Continue reading

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Radio interview

Recently I sat down and talked with Michael Glab (correspondent, blogger, author, bookseller, and friend) for WFHB radio’s Big Talk. We discussed writing, the XVI series (and a third book), and maybe mentioned cats. Hungry cats. Michael (almost daily) sends out … Continue reading

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