Monthly Archives: June 2012

HUNTED in local newspaper–again!

I just found out from a writing friend that HUNTED is mentioned in today’s Toronto Star article “Great Escapes for Kids and Teens” (reviews by Deirdre Baker)! It’s even got Hunted’s cover in it, in the print and web version! … Continue reading

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Pay It Forward Giveaway Hop – ecopy of Scars and Hunted

The Pay It Forward Giveaway Hop is to celebrate Catherine Ryan Hyde and her books, including Pay It Forward–she’s a fantastic writer and person, so I’m happy to be a part of this! Giveway is from June 23-June 30th. Here … Continue reading

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HUNTED is a finalist for the Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction & Fantasy!

Oh my GOSH!! I just found out–HUNTED has been shortlisted for the Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy! (grinning & grinning) (I did a tiny happy scream just now when I found out.) It is SUCH a good … Continue reading

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Children’s & Teen eBooks on sale from $0.99-$2.99 on Amazon

Picture Books: Chicken Big by Keith Graves, $0.99 (94% off) On a teeny little farm, in an itty-bitty coop, a very small hen laid a big, giant egg. And out of this egg came one big, humongous . . . … Continue reading

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Love news like this. :)

I just found out from Mellisa Walker that Scars is on “Summer Reads” table at B&N in Park Slope, Brooklyn! How very, very cool! And this is 2 years after it was first pubbed! (Beaming) That kind of news just … Continue reading

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Get 2 free YA audiobooks this week only – one modern, one classic

Do you love listening to audiobooks? Do you love free? I do! Well, guess what? SYNC Summer is doing it again! You can download 2 free YA audiobooks this week only (a new set will come up next week). Download … Continue reading

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What I Want In My Ideal eReader Device

I love my Kindle Touch. I really, really do. I love the ability to instantly download ebooks, anywhere I am (and that I can use 3G for free to download them). I love how I can carry thousands of books … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The Neuroses of Writers by JR Wagner

Today J.R. Wagner, author of the newly released Exiled, joins us with a guest post on the emotional trails and traits of writers. I understand the self-doubt and worry J.R. mentions–I think many of us have been there. Welcome, JR! … Continue reading

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SCARS ebook free today, too! And it’s reaching people :)

SCARS as a giveaway on Amazon is doing really well; right now it’s at #5 out of the Top 100 free ebooks! (beaming) If you haven’t downloaded your copy yet, I hope you will. It’s free worldwide. Don’t forget–even if … Continue reading

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SCARS free today and tomorrow on Amazon! (June 5-6)

Have you been wanting to read SCARS? Or have a copy for your e-reader? You can download SCARS for *free* today and tomorrow (June 5-6) on Amazon. In SCARS, Kendra must stop hurting herself—before it’s too late. I hope you’ll … Continue reading

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