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the next writer in the series: december 1, 2015

I have been looking into schedules. Even when we read physics, we inquire of each least particle, What then shall I do this morning? How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.

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How We Spend Our Days

Top 10 Tuesday: 10 Authors Who Have Me Looking Forward to More!

Welcome back to Top 10 Tuesday hosted by The Broke and the Bookish! This week’s topic is  Top Ten Debut Authors Who Have Me Looking Forward To Their Sophomore Novel. 482 more words


Top Ten Debut Authors

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is our top ten favorite debut authors.  This was an easy one as I’ve read so many great debut novels in the last couple of years (I limited my list to novels, so I didn’t count nonfiction or short stories).  92 more words
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Picking an idea for NaNoWriMo that will carry you through

In order to write 50,000 words in 30 days, you certainly need discipline and determination. A plan is nice too, but without passion and inspiration, there will be little joy in the challenge. 538 more words


Review | Piper Green and the Fairy Tree by Ellen Potter

Format: Paperback, 112 Pages

Published: Aug 4th 2015

Genre: Youth 6-8


Age Range:7+

Rating: 3/5

There are three things you should know about Piper Green:

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First Novels and Expectations

I’ve read a number of first novels this year. Some were better than others, because that’s how these things go, and there haven’t been many that have been solid from start to finish. 500 more words


My first author Q&A for The Secret Son

My publicist at Allen & Unwin was approached by a reviewer, who’d read my book and reviewed it on her website. Would I consider answering some questions, about the book and how I wrote it? 126 more words