I want this gate for my home. A heart to remind me of what’s important in life. Hot chiles for living life passionately. This is a gateway to luuuurve.
To my utter astonishment, the Curator for the distinguished Kerlan Collection of Children’s Literature in the University of Minnesota contacted me. She asked for my manuscripts and notes. To be added to the collection along with the likes of Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys! So I sent one of my early drafts of GIRL … Read More
Sweet room looking out over the Chicago skyline and the water. Thank you, Little, Brown! My head is still reeling over last night’s wonderful catch-up with Beth Yoke, executive director of YALSA, and Stevie–her PR person of much wonderosity. We’re rolling out another very cool teen literacy project together…more soon.Then, why oh why, have I … Read More
Two weeks ago, my friends, the DeVaans, surprised me with a full week’s worth of meals when I started a new project. So when my writer-buddy Martha told me that her 79-year-old adventurer of a dad jumped off his ATV before it launched into a ravine in Tahiti (yes, you read that right) and critically … Read More
I’ve been a longtime reader of Reading Junky’s blog. So this was super
Pop on over to Mrs. Magoo Reads and enter her North of Beautiful contest. All you have to do is watch the trailer she made for my book and leave a comment on her blog!
How sweet is this book review? Thank you, Miss Print! http://missprint.wordpress.com/2009/03/25/north-of-beautiful-a-chick-lit-wednesday-review/
So today is the last day for the North of Beautiful Find Beauty Challenge. Get your 90-second video essay in! Tell the world what’s Truly Beautiful to you. You’ll be helping children in the third world since I’m donating $10 (up to $1000) for every uploaded video to fund reconstructive surgery for kids with cleft … Read More