Posts Tagged ‘Book’
KidLit BookDare September 2013
Welcome readers to the September BookDare. Not familiar with the BookDare? Here’s a quick review: Visit the blog each month for the 4 themes. Read a book for each theme. Talk about your books in the comments or on twitter (#BookDare). Get entered to win the prize. (Enter by posting the books you read in…Read More
KidLit BookDare August 2013
Wow. Just wow. I am blown away by the great response to the first ever KidLit BookDare reading challenge. Thank you to everyone who participated. That said, August is here, which means a whole new set of BookDares. Not familiar with the BookDare? Here’s a quick review: Visit the blog each month for the 4…Read More
I didn’t Expect That.
I enjoy going to the movies. I have since I was a kid. Now that I have children of my own, I find myself relishing the times that we see a film together. This past Sunday was one such time. My oldest and I went to see R.I.P.D. It was an entertaining film, but that’s…Read More
Try Something New: BookDare, a Kidlit Reading Challenge
Do you enjoy reading kidlit? If the answer is yes, then you’re in the right spot. Welcome to the first ever Kidlit BookDare! So, what exactly is the Kidlit BookDare?Read More
I Need a What?
Being in the graphic design field, I had the good fortune to have a pretty cool head shot done by a vendor a few years ago. Pretty cool for a moody artist type. I was younger. Not much grey in the hair. I wasn’t wearing my glasses. It had drama and depth and black. Lots…Read More
You have a book? What’s it About?
One of the first questions an author gets after someone finds out they have a book is, “What is your book about?” Any author worth their salt should have a stock answer, an elevator pitch, that describes their book in a concise way that will allow the conversation to quickly move to the next question.…Read More