Take two authors and an illustrator, a bibliophile with a very successful review site, and mix in dinner. What do you get? Some great conversation about writing children's books.Last night I was invited out to Steamworks to participate in a podcast interview that will appear on the website Just One More Book. Mark Blevis was … Continue reading Just One More Book
I'd like to congratulate Lee Edward Fodi for the award, the 2007 Mom's Choice Award for best children's chapter book, aged 8 and up, that his book, Kendra Kandlestar and the Box of Whispers, just won!For more details, please visit the official Mom's Choice Website at http://www.momschoiceawards.com/ or check out http://www.kendrakandlestar.com to learn more about … Continue reading Kendra Kandlestar
Monday to Wednesday I spent with the CWC writer's camp out in Abbotsford. The scenery was beautiful, with green trees and rolling hills. (Of course, to truly appreciate the serenity of the location I had to ignore the gun shots that went off every 5 minutes - apparently to scare away birds from farmer's crops...) … Continue reading CWC Summer Camp
The Spring Book Hatching was a resounding success! With anywhere from 300-500 people (depending on who you ask), we kept a packed house of revolving (meaning not the same all day) people who came out to meet their local authors. A big thanks goes out to the Spring Book Hatching planning committee, namely kc dyer, … Continue reading Spring Book Hatching 2007!