The book editing process can be painful. Something always has to be cut. Here are a few scenes that I had to sacrifice to the Editing Gods. Needless to say, these may contain spoilers if you haven’t read the books. Music sets the mood while I’m writing. It influences the story and helps me bring my characters to life. Here are playlists of the songs that inspired me as I wrote my books. Lists of discussion questions about my books for book clubs and other groups.