E.M. Kokie

Author of young adult fiction, including PERSONAL EFFECTS (Candlewick, 2012) and RADICAL (Candlewick Press, Fall 2016). Often opinionated. Sometimes Sarcastic.

Radical is out Today!

I'm so very excited that Radical is out today! This book has been such a very long time coming.  The research and writing process took longer than expected, the revisions took longer than expected. And at every step I was acutely conscious of wanting to get all the interlocking aspects of this book “right.” And while I knew this book,…

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Radical Is Coming!

I've been fairly quiet online lately. With recent events, I've been doing more listening than speaking, and reading, and trying to make sense of many, many things. But I've also been somewhat withdrawn because I should be starting to ramp up to the September 13, 2016 launch of Radical, and my heart hasn't much been in the self-promotional place. I'm not…

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