Hello everyone! I’m happy to announce that I’ll be signing books at the PNW Author Extravaganza on Saturday, March 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Barnes & Noble Columbia Center in Kennewick, WA.

For more information, including a list of all the participating authors, check out the event HERE.

I hope to see some of you there!

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I’ll be visiting several bookstores in the weeks surrounding the release of Poison’s Cage. I hope to see you at one of them!


Auntie’s Bookstore, Spokane, WA

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 7 PM – 8:30 PM

402 W Main Ave, Spokane, Washington 99201


Barnes & Noble, Olympia, WA 

Saturday, January 20th, 2018 from 2 PM- 4 PM

1530 Black Lake Blvd SW, Olympia, WA 98502


Third Place Books, Lake Forest, WA 

Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 7 PM

17171 Bothell Way NE, Seattle, WA 98155


Barnes & Noble, Idaho Falls, ID

Thursday, February 1st, 2018 at 6 PM

2300 E 17th St # 110, Idaho Falls, ID 83404


The King’s English Bookshop, Salt Lake City, UT

Friday, February 2nd, 2018 7 PM

1511 1500 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84105


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 I’m so happy to participating in Seattle Lit Crawl this year! I’ll be at Ada’s Technical books reading from Poison’s Kiss on October 19th and I hope to see you there. See below for details. 



Stories for the Young at Heart

Join Karen Finneyfrock, Michele Bacon, and Breeana Shields to get lost in an evening in YA literature. Enjoy stories that find their home in artistic innovation and resonance that spans across genres.


Thursday, October 19th, 7:00 p.m.
Ada’s Technical Books & Cafe
425 15th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98112
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I’ll be at The Union Club on Tuesday, October 3rd with Marissa Meyer and Karen Harris Tully! Here’s more information:

Who Runs the World? Girls: 6 PM-The Union Club~Join New York Times Best Selling Author, Marissa Meyer (The Lunar Chronicles, Renegades), Karen Harris Tully (The Faarian Chronicles) and Breeana Shields (Poison’s Kiss) as they present tales from the perspective of the fierce heroines featured in their YA novels. All Ages.



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Hello everyone!







I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed by the delightful Rachel Wadham for Worlds Awaiting (BYU Radio’s Children’s Lit Show) and I wanted to let all of you know that the espisode will air on July 22 at 10:30am PST and July 25 & 27 at 5:30pm PST.

You can hear it on BYU Radio at SiriusXM Channel 143, on the tunein app, and at www.byuradio.org.

I’ll be talking about all about Poison’s Kiss and writing life. I hope you can tune in!

Here’s more about Worlds Awaiting:

Hear Worlds Awaiting on BYU Radio, a weekly program for grownups who care about children, with topics that will help the rising generation discover literature and experience the world around them. Hosted by children’s literature expert, Rachel Wadham, Education and Juvenile Literature Librarian at the BYU Library.  Guests include authors, experts, teachers, parents, and others. With book and media reviews, poetry offerings, teaching tips, and other helpful features. New episodes of Worlds Awaiting air every Saturday at 1:30pm ET on Sirius XM Channel 143, on the tunein app, and at byuradio.org. You can listen to the audio of past shows on our website at http://www.byuradio.org/show/afc8b335-4272-4bf4-a192-9f850d0fe390/worlds-awaiting .  

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Come see me and several other authors at Brick & Mortar Books on July 29th from 7-9 PM. We’ll be playing Truth or Dare, answering questions, signing books, and generally having a great time.

Here are more details:

Play Truth or Dare with your favorite local Seattle YA authors: Kendare Blake (Three Dark Crowns) Rori Shay (The Elected Series), J.Anderson Coats (The Wicked and the Just), Lish McBride (Necromancer Series), Breeana Shields (Poison’s Kiss), and Kimberly Derting (The Body Finder Books). Find out where they had their first kiss. Dare them to a word find inside the bookstore. The challenge is up to you! (And…there will be prizes!)

Brick & Mortar Books

7430 164th Ave NE Suite B105, Redmond, Washington 98052

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The cover of Poison’s Cage was revealed last week on YA Books Central, and I’m so excited to share it with you here. YABC is also hosting a giveaway for me–I’ll be sending three lucky readers a signed hardcover of Poison’s Kiss, as well as a swag bag featuring items from both books. Click on the link above to enter.


Okay… here it is!



What do you think? Poison’s Cage will be released on January 16th, 2018. Pre-order links should be up soon!

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