“Considering I had innumerable fangirl parties of one while reading The Journey, I think it’s safe to say that it’s one of, if not the best books I’ve read yet this year.” I loved this review from Elodie at Readable Mélange! For those who don’t know, I used a blurb from her review of The Crowd on… Continue reading Review from Readable Mélange
I’m excited to announce my new book, The Journey, is available today on Amazon in e-book and paperback. Grab your copy now!! How do you keep moving forward when the path you’re on comes to an end? At nineteen years old, Ella Parker is a star on the rise. With her vocal training at Juilliard… Continue reading Read The Journey TODAY!
To celebrate the launch of The Journey, I’m running a Kindle Countdown Deal on The Crowd. From now until Sunday, August 20th at 6PM, you can download the e-book for only $1.99 – that’s over 50% off the regular price! So if you or someone you know enjoys YA fiction, be sure to check out… Continue reading Kindle Countdown Deal!
Some stories are just works of your imagination, but others are deeply personal. Writing The Journey turned out to be a little of both, even more so than writing The Crowd. In some moments, it was incredibly fun and other times, it was incredibly difficult. During the past year, as I was finishing the manuscript… Continue reading The Journey – Now Available for Preorder!
I’m gearing up for the release of The Journey next month, and thinking a lot about major themes in both this sequel and its predecessor, The Crowd. Of course, one of the main themes in The Crowd is the importance of kindness. So I wanted to share (in no particular order) a list of… Continue reading Top 10 YA Books About Kindness
“I literally cheered when I saw there was a sequel at the end.” I loved this mention of The Crowd by Lindsey from Books for Christian Girls in her January wrap up on YouTube, as well as her review of the book on her blog in January. Check out the video and the review and… Continue reading Review from Books for Christian Girls
“Author Alleece Balts debuts with The Crowd, an uplifting novel for the YA reader. A blend of hard, humorous, and heartfelt moments, it delivers a story worth reading and characters worth loving.” What a pleasure to read Hallie’s review at Book by Book! If you’ve read The Crowd or plan to read it, please check… Continue reading Review from Book by Book