Monthly Archives: July 2010

SCARS is in its 4th printing!! Already!

I am *thrilled* to tell you that SCARS is in its 4th printing–already!! (beaming & beaming) (It came out March 24, so really…April. hehehehhee) I’m so excited–it’s reaching people! It is such a feel-good thing, I want to dance around.

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Funny comic – Apostrophe Man

I try not to get bugged when I see signs in the street that misuse punctuation…but it just grates on me. So I love this comic, Apostorphe Man. Check it out!

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$139 Kindle coming next month

Amazon has announced that it is releasing a $139 Kindle (wi-fi only), and a $189 Kindle (wi-fi and 3G). Both will ship August 27th–and

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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day becoming a movie….

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day is being developed as a “high-concept family comedy” movie by Shawn Levy (Night at the Museum), according to Cynopsis Kids (via Variety). Rob Lieber (Septimus Heal: Magyk) will write the … Continue reading

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SCARS soon to be at local Chapters/Indigo stores (Canada)

Canadians – I just found out SCARS is soon going to be at your local Chapters/Indigo stores! (Not just their online stores.) Yay!! I’m so happy about that! I also just visited my local Chapters/Indigo store, and asked–and sure enough, … Continue reading

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New 6-book adventure series for girls by Lee Weatherly and Linda Chapman

A 6-book adventure series for girls 7 and up is in the works by Lee Weatherly (I LOVE her books! Think Missing Abby and Breakfast at Sadie’s) and Linda Chapman (now I have to check her out – author of … Continue reading

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I’m so glad when YA writers & book people speak positively about queer-ness

If you know much about me, you’ll know not only am I a survivor of abuse and used self-harm to cope, but I’m also a lesbian and a feminist–and proud of both. Glad to be who I am–and glad to … Continue reading

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