For an admitted sci-fi nerd growing up in Virginia, being given the monumental task of reimagining some of Disney's greatest villains, like Captain Hook, for the company's new Chills series, is a dream author Jennifer Brody could never have imagined. But the Harvard graduate finds herself living that dream, contracted for at least five books in the Chills series, starting with Part Of Your Nightmare, a book starring Ursula from The Little Mermaid. In the Chills series, Brody, writing as Vera Strange, tells modern ghost stories featuring iconic Disney villains. READ MORE
FILM COURAGE INTERVIEWS AUTHOR JENNIFER BRODY
Is Writing Every Day A Must Or A Myth? by Jennifer Brody.
The first part of her multi-part interview series with Film Courage (over 250k subscribers).
JENNIFER BRODY ON WRITING THE "13TH CONTINUUM"
Inspired by the events surrounding the BP oil spill, young adult sci-fi author, Jennifer Brody, began writing a story about what life would be like if humans could no longer live on the surface of the earth.
Disney Chills reaches new heights in the multilayered, antithetical fairytale that is Once Upon a Scream. Readers will not want to sleep on this one.
AUTHOR JENNIFER BRODY ON TACKLING DISNEY VILLAINS AND BECOMING A STAR IN THE GRAPHIC NOVEL WORLD
For an admitted sci-fi nerd growing up in Virginia, being given the monumental task of reimagining some of Disney's greatest villains, like Captain Hook, for the company's new Chills series, is a dream author Jennifer Brody could never have imagined.
DISNEY VILLAINS INVADE THE REAL WORLD IN ‘GOOSEBUMPS’-ESQUE MIDDLE GRADE HORROR SERIES ‘DISNEY CHILLS’
What happens when the scariest parts of Disney stories sneak into and become a part of contemporary kids’ real lives?
URSULA BECOMES 'PART OF YOUR NIGHTMARE' IN NEW DISNEY CHILLS BOOK SERIES: READ AN EXCLUSIVE EXCERPT
From Goosebumps to Are You Afraid of the Dark?, youth-skewing horror has a tradition steeped in nostalgia. Its squirm-inducing nightmares are safer than Stephen King, but scary enough to inspire campfire renditions around the world. Now that tone is getting a major player with some of the most powerful IP around.
LIBRARY JOURNAL GRAPHIC NOVELS PREVIEW 2020 "SPECTRE DEEP 6"
Entering the four-color fray for the first time, Turner Publishing delivers writer Jennifer Brody and artist Jules Rivera’s Spectre Deep 6 (May), centering on a highly skilled black ops team of genuine ghosts with attitudes.
SPECTRE DEEP 6: ACTION, ADVENTURE AND GHOSTS MAKE THIS GRAPHIC NOVEL THE RIGHT KIND OF ADVENTURE TO CURL UP WITH
Spectre Deep 6 is a character focused, graphic novel that just happens to be about ghosts.
‘SPECTRE DEEP SIX’ GN (REVIEW)
The action sequences are well-drawn in the modern style of these types of graphic novels, the character sequences nicely written, and the overall book a good read.
INTERVIEW WITH JENNIFER BRODY & JULES RIVERA
With identical green hair and a semi-spooky space-witch aesthetic, Jennifer Brody and Jules Rivera were a matched set as they filmed the book trailer for their forthcoming young adult graphic novel, Spectre Deep 6.
FANBASE PRESS INTERVIEWS JULES RIVERA ON THE SCI-FI GRAPHIC NOVEL, ‘SPECTRE DEEP 6’
In this interview, Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief Barbra Dillon chats with Rivera about the inspiration behind the graphic nover, her shared creative process in bringing the story to life with Jennifer Brody, the impact that Spectre Deep 6 may have with readers, and more!
ON THE IMPORTANCE OF YOUNG ADULT FICTION
There’s a reason why youth movements often are the ones that seek change in our world. It’s a special time in life when a person is willing to question the current society and even topple the system.
JENNIFER BRODY RECEIVES GOLD MEDAL FROM MOONBEAM CHILDREN'S BOOK AWARDS
The 13th Continuum by Jennifer Brody Receives Gold Medal in Sci-Fi/Fantasy from the Independent Publisher's Moonbeam Children's Book Awards.
KIRKUS REVIEW "RETURN OF THE CONTINUUMS"
Will please fans of the first. Kirkus Review of "Return of the Continuums"
AUTHOR FROM ROANOKE CREATES INTELLIGENT YOUNG ADULT FICTION IN "13TH CONTINUUM"
Brody writes an intelligent narrative that is entertaining as it is introspective about the human race, its fate and where we might end up.
The books I loved as a YA reader profoundly informed my life. So I’m excited for all who are about to discover The 13th Continuum. Jennifer Brody has brought muscular, propulsive writing and big ideas to bear on an ambitious, dystopian landscape that dares to look past the near horizon. And dares to hope.