Saturday, August 29, 2015

It's a #Book #Giveaway!

To celebrate the paperback release of WHO R U REALLY?, I'm giving away 5 signed copies! For a chance to win one, simply follow the steps below in the Rafflecopter.

Here are a few of the exciting things that have happened since WHO R U REALLY? debuted as a hardback nearly a year ago:

It won 1st Place in the YA Category for the Idaho Author Awards:

The Department of Homeland Security took notice:

DHS invited Margo to partner with the STOP. THINK. CONNECT. campaign, which is the global cyber security awareness campaign to help people stay safer and more secure online.

Librarians have applauded the story:

“This book is sure to spark a dialogue between parents and teens as well as tell an appealing cautionary tale to a younger audience and would be a good addition to any middle school, high school, or public library.” The Idaho Librarian

“With all the different trending social media out there, this book is intriguing because the story centers around a naive yet strong-willed girl who falls into the trap of an internet predator. … You will definitely want to read this book to find out what happens!” The Dallas Public Library

Industry experts have had positive things to say:

"This tense thriller offers useful lessons." --The Horn Book Guide

"Based on actual events, the story should be required reading for all teens." --VOYA Magazine
"Kelly shows us just how terrifying, dangerous and unknown the world of online gaming can be--especially for a young teen.... The book is well-written and the story believable and engaging ... I strongly recommend this book."
--The Idaho Statesman

Description of WHO R U REALLY?:

When Thea discovers a new role-playing game online, she falls under the spell of Kit, an older boy whose smarts and savvy can’t defeat his loneliness and near-suicidal despair. As Kit draws soft-hearted Thea into his drama, she creates a full plate of cover stories for her parents and then even her friends. Ripped from a true-life story, Who R U Really? willscare you as Thea’s life spins out of her control.

Here are a few places you can buy a copy of WHO R U REALLY?:

Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Rediscovered Books

And here is the magic place to enter for a chance to win a signed copy:
a Rafflecopter giveaway


  1. Congrats on the awards and it's really great that you book is one that can spark some much needed conversations about online predators.

  2. Congrats on all the awards! And with working on the DHS.