Thanks so much for having me, Erica! :) I really enjoyed this interview. :) Super fun.
Describe Stealing Bases in as few words as possible.
Meet the new Kylie Collins. (1) Nothing is going to get in my way. UCLA, here I come. (21)
What has been your favorite character to write so far?
“We’re here for you Abs!” (242)
What is your favorite sport?
What a perfect way to begin my new life the day before my fave season – softball – officially kicks off. (3)
Is there a sport you haven’t played before but wish you did?
“Everything. Instead of letting it get you down, you tried out for field hockey.” (74)
Do you have any writing rituals you follow?
But I’m not stopping. Not until I get this right. (132)
Where is your favorite place to write?
Fifteen minutes later, I find myself staring at the infinite navy water, glistening beneath the setting sun. (102)
If the characters from Stealing Bases and Head Games got stuck on a deserted island, who would fare the best?
“Killer Kyle,” they yell out. “Ow! Ow!” (48)
Zachary shakes his head. “I don’t know what I’d do without you, Ky.” (109)
And who would be able to find them a way off the island?
Is there anything this girl can’t do? (34 – Kylie referring to Amber)
What is next for you?
She nudges her best friend Abby’s arm. (4) “Sounds juicy.” (42)