Monthly Archives: November 2014

My Week in Books: It’s Picture Book Month! (Part 1)

Did you know that it’s Picture Book Month? Many of my virtual friends- librarians, teachers, writer friends, are sharing their favorite picture books with students and with other educators this month. So, to add to the celebration, here’s a list … Continue reading

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My Week in Books: The Excerpt Edition

Many of the books I’ve been deep in lately are useful for bits and pieces of craft advice: I need help with my writing, my plotting, especially for mystery. I can’t write without doing research often throughout my process. Other … Continue reading

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Grateful: A New Opportunity

This month marks the beginning of an exciting alliance for me. I’m excited to announce, for those of you who might have missed it, that I’ve joined the team of the Mixed Up Files… for Middle Grade Authors blog. You … Continue reading

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My Week in Books : Oodles of Novels

I’m recovering from shoulder surgery. What I’m finding is that reading regular books, with regular pages to turn, is very difficult. I’m really relying on my devices this month, with e-books and audiobooks helping me with my list of books … Continue reading

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My Week in Books #10: The Eclectic Edition

I’m Baaaack!  Since my shoulder surgery, this is my first book post in a little while and my goodness – this really is the eclectic edition. What a strange bunch of books I’ve read over the past  few weeks, but all … Continue reading

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