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Contest To Celebrate My New YA Fantasy Parallel Visions. Win a Kindle, Kobo, or Nook!

I’m excited that my new YA fantasy Parallel Visions is now out in the world! To celebrate, I’m having a contest. Help me get the word out about Parallel Visions, and you’ll be entered to win bookstore giftcards and an … Continue reading

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Teen Reader fan trailer for Scars

Teen reader Leanette created a fan trailer for Scars, for a project in her Reading For Pleasure class in high school. What a thrill to see a reader create a beautiful trailer that captures the emotion and the story of … Continue reading

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HUNTED book trailer!

See the video for HUNTED, my YA dystopian/paranormal fantasy. I’m proud of the trailer; I made it myself, and I think it represents the book well, while not being too long. What do you think? Does it interest you?

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Take the Stairs book trailer

I love good book trailers–and this book trailer for Karen Krossing’s YA novel Take the Stairs is, I think, a good trailer. What do you think?

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Sue Corbett’s book trailer impressed me

I love well-made book trailers, and I think Sue Corbett’s book trailer for her new book The Last Newspaper Boy in America is beautifully made. It looks and sounds professional, and it drew me in, making me want to read … Continue reading

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another great YA book trailer – Candor by Pam Bachorz

Here’s another great YA book trailer. At least, I think it’s great–and effective; the trailer got me interested in the book. What do you think? It’s for Candor by Pam Bachorz (Edgemont). I also think that Pam’s “Spread the Word” … Continue reading

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New book trailer business on the scene

Julie Schoerke, a fantastic independent book publicist, is expanding her company to create book trailers for authors. She’s teaming up with UcasTV to create professional-grade book trailers at affordable rates. A 90-second trailer like the one Julie created for Susan … Continue reading

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Why Laurie Halse Anderson wrote Wintergirls

A video worth watching! I think this will appeal to readers, teachers, and anyone who has an interest in eating disorders. I think this is a spot of great book promotion! What do you think? Does this video appeal to … Continue reading

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strong girl video – Blueberry Girl by Neil Gaiman

This is a beautiful video written and spoken by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Charles Vess. It’s like a wish for girls–that they find their own truth and strength. it’s such a positive, strong message for girls written and spoken in … Continue reading

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neat book trailers for Jeremy Tankard’s new picture book Me Hungry.

Remember Grumpy Bird by illustrator/author Jeremy Tankard? Well, Tankard has a new book out–Me Hungry–and he’s got some short book trailers on YouTube (they’re about 15 seconds each). They stand out to me, because it’s Tankard’s art come alive. Me … Continue reading

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