Alissa is alive and well

Alissa finally made good on her promise to make another Awkward Author video, and she claims there will be...

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Watch the latest from Awkward Author

Have you seen the latest videos on Alissa’s Awkward Author YouTube channel? In her newest video she tackles recent Amazon policy changes and what they mean for authors and...

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Alissa’s launching a new YouTube channel

Alissa will be sharing her observations and experiences about her author life, books and really anything that comes to mind in weekly videos on Awkward Author, a new YouTube...

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Alissa is the author of Popular (Flux, 2011), Ferocity Summer (Flux, 2012) and Shallow Pond (Flux, 2013).

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Alissa Grosso is a young adult novelist, among other things.

DSCF2071 copyAlissa’s books have been published on four continents. She’s the author of the novels Popular (Flux, 2011), Ferocity Summer (Flux, 2012) and Shallow Pond (Flux, 2013). She shares information about the world of books and publishing and the ups and downs of being a writer on her YouTube channel Awkward Author.

Alissa also runs Planet Alissa a vintage Etsy shop, as well as the Planet Alissa YouTube Channel where she offers tips and advice for vintage Etsy sellers and those interested in selling elsewhere online.

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