Came across this article I wrote in 2012 while working on a draft of what would later become Rise of the One-Eyed King. https://issuu.com/wordworks/docs/wordworks_fall_2012_writing_for_children_and_youth/10
Thanks to kc dyer for pointing me in the direction of this video, and also thanks to Alanna Torres, whoever you are, for creating it! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5UHF9YbA-Q I hope all of your Christmases are full of joy and peace and a lots of good food.
Here I am, 11 years later, with three books published - one that's going into reprint and a fourth due out this Christmas. Life is pretty awesome. The best part - I'm planning another road trip!
MEDIA RELEASE……………………………………………………………...Come Celebrate Children’s Literature at the Second AnnualJust in time for summer reading, the Children’s Writers and Illustrators of BC (CWILL BC) is pleased to announce the second annual Spring Book Hatching, a special event to celebrate the release of the latest books by local authors and artists.Spring Book Hatching will be held June … Continue reading SPRING BOOK HATCHING 2008
From the Canadian Authors Association Website:Date: May 7, 2008 – please note date changeTime: 7 pm to 9 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)Place: Alliance for the Arts & Culture, Suite 100, 938 Howe St., Vancouver.Cost: CAA Members free; Non-members $5 ; Students (with student ID) $2Our panel includes three authors who write for children … Continue reading Panel Discussion on Writing for Children and Teens
kc dyer and I had our first holiday signing at Park Royal Indigo in West Vancouver last night. Here are a few photos to share!There is one more signing to go! See the post below for information on our event at the Strawberry Hill Chapters in Surrey!
Cybils nominees kc dyer and James McCann will be signing books at the Park Royal Indigo store this Friday afternoon (December 14th) from 2:30 to 5 pm, and at the Surrey Strawberry Hill Chapters store Sunday, December 16th, starting at 1:00 pm.All are welcome!We'll provide the chocolate, you provide the chat! Join young adult authors … Continue reading kc dyer and James McCann @ Chapters and Indigo Books
kc dyer and I had our final four installments of the Terrific Teacher Appreciation Travelling Roadshow at Chapters across Metro Vancouver. The first two were on Sunday, and were in Surrey and Langly. The final two were on Monday, and were at Park Royal and Broadway&Granville. The staff at Chapters showed us a warm welcome, … Continue reading Chocolate & Chat
Join James McCann and kc dyer as they show their appreciation for teachers by sharing chocolate and an introduction to their latest novels. All are welcome! Bring your favourite teacher! 3083 West Broadway, Vancouver - Thursday, August 23rd @ 7:30pm3040 Edgemont Blvd, North Vancouver - Sunday, August 26th @ 2pm (click picture to enlarge)