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Six things to know about Squirky #6

We’re launching the final Squirky book later this month at the Asian Festival of Children’s Content (more details to come soon) and we’re so glad (yet sentimental) that this series is coming to an end. 120 more words

Squirky Promo

Alice Hoffman: Nightbird (2015)

Publication date: 2015

Pages: 199

Word count: 40,777

Ages: MG 8 – 12

I’ve always been a huge fan of Alice Hoffman’s novels for adults but so far I’ve never read any of her books for children. 483 more words


Check out the link to my new web site!


I have been busy this winter with the Authorhouse marketing team. They have designed a new web site for me, featuring my newest title, … 180 more words


Odds and Ends

The last few months have been a whirlwind in my personal life, making wording a bit more difficult than I’d like. But! Some fun things have been happening. 408 more words

Speculative Fiction

Who Broke the Teapot?! by Bill Slavin

Some days (okay, a lot of days) it doesn’t make me much to fly off the handle, so I can totally relate to the mom in Bill Slavin’s… 219 more words

Book Reviews

Resource Wrangler

snuggery – noun (British)

  1.   a snug place or position.
  2.   a comfortable or cozy room.

The perfect word came up as a Word of the Day selection from… 858 more words

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Tots, Tweens, and Teens Book Festival

If you’re in the Los Angeles area on May 14, you’ll want to visit the Tots, Tweens, and Teens Book Festival. Packed with picture book, middle grade, and young adult authors and illustrators, the 3T Fest is sure to please literary lovers and book fiends. 138 more words