Books by Lorie Ann Grover

Books by Lorie Ann Grover
Kirkus Starred Review, Firstborn: "A fantasy that reads like a lost history tome and deftly examines issues of gender...An engrossing story with welcome depths."

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Family Fiction: The idea for FIRSTBORN

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So happy to share the interview about Firstborn that Family Fiction ran through the month of December. The questions were awesome. Here's just one, otherwise follow the link...

Firstborn sprang from a news article I read concerning gendercide. I was horrified to learn that over 37 million girls are missing in China alone, due to the One Child Policy enacted in 1980. The work of All Girls Allowed and the Global Gendercide Advocacy and Alliance Group provided further chilling information regarding the killing of females at birth. My anger brought my novel to form. I wanted to write a fiction work to bring light to gendercide while declaring the value of our daughters. The dedication of my book is: To firstborn females, may they all be allowed to live.

Friday, December 27, 2013

Poetry Friday: Flight


On the edge of the
caldera, we take flight on
 our laughter and love.

Lorie Ann Grover, 2013

Friday, December 20, 2013

Poetry Friday: Cemented Stones

Cemented stones knob
like knuckle bones beneath skin;
fists beneath my feet.
Lorie Ann Grover, 2013

Monday, December 16, 2013

FIRSTBORN Trailer, released by Hypable

The trailer for FIRSTBORN was just released at Hypable!!! On the front page. And it's looking awesome! Blink did an amazing job, don't you think? I'm so happy!