This Saturday I'll be at the Coles bookstore with four other amazing authors of young adult fiction. We'll be there to chat about books, sell our latest novels, and generally just have a good time. If you're in the area, consider stopping in and saying hello!
Did I ever tell you about the time I stayed in a haunted hotel and time travelled to Victorian era America? True story.
I'm pretty excited about attending this conference again this year! Not only does it mean a roadtrip to Kamloops, but I also get to meet some fantastic authors both of the professional and aspiring kind.
Until March 9th, you can get Rise of the One-Eyed King free on Kindle!
Hard to believe the first copy of this book was published by Simply Read Books (published as Rancour) twelve years ago. Harder to believe that when it was first published, it was considered a unique storyline and not a cliched copycat of the now thousands of vampire/werewolf/love triangle books out there.
For those of you who don't know what NaNoWriMo is, it stands for, "National Novel Writing Month." The goal is 50,000 words in the month of November, and you can track your stats by signing up on their website. So far, I'm not doing so well, at least in regards to hitting the target of … Continue reading NaNoWriMo
Halloween is perhaps my favourite time of year. Partly because it's an excuse to eat as much candy as I want, but also because I love dressing up as a character. As a writer, I don't often dress up a someone else's character, so when I go to parties people have a hard time figuring … Continue reading Happy Halloween!
Last night I had the pleasure of seeing long-time friend Jeremy Tankard launch his newest creation, Hungry Bird, at Vancouver Kidsbooks. As a library tech who does storytimes with preschoolers, I'm familiar with his other books. A favourite with the kids is Grumpy Bird, as you can read the book as an interactive with the … Continue reading Jeremy Tankard’s Hungry Bird Booklaunch
At noon today I'm doing a reading on a pop-up radio station called Leave Your Mark FM outside the Richmond Cultural Centre. In honour of the event, you can get the Kindle version of Rise of the One-Eyed King FREE. For more information on the pop up radio station, follow this link!
Do you like free books? Enter for a chance to win one of five copies of Rise of the One-Eyed King! (Canadian and US residents only.) Goodreads Book Giveaway Rise of the One-Eyed King by James Alfred McCann Giveaway ends September 30, 2016. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1GhrHzLA7Rs