A Few Writing Tips

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Since I proof, edit, and critique several manuscripts for students, clients, and coaching club members each week, naturally I come across a variety of elements that make a story or article less than it could be. Here are just a …

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The Boy Who Ran Wins the IPPY Gold Medal

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Last week Michael Selden’s book The Boy Who Ran was awarded the IPPY Gold Medal for juvenile fiction. Congratulations, Michael! Michael was one of the authors we showcased in January at the National Writing for Children Center and I interviewed …

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Follow the Virtual Tour for The Locket: Surviving the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire

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Follow the virtual tour that has been taking place all this week for my book, The Locket: Surviving the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire. Here are the stops on this tour: Day 1 – Monday, April 21, 2014 Mayra’s Secret Bookcase Day …

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Become a Fan of Children’s Author/Illustrator Sally O. Lee

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All this week, children’s author/illustrator Sally O. Lee has been on a virtual tour (sponsored by the National Writing for Children Center) for her new picture book, Pop! Pop! Bam! Bam! Today I’m hosting Day 5 of that tour and …

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American Library Association (ALA) To Unveil the Next Classics in Children’s and Young Adult Literature

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(CHICAGO) The eyes of the publishing world will turn to Philadelphia at 8 a.m. ET on Jan.27, 2014, when the American Library Association (ALA) announces winners of such esteemed literary prizes as the Newbery and Caldecott Medals. The announcements are …

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January Children’s Author Showcase

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We have an exciting group of children’s book authors and books in the January Children’s Author Showcase at the National Writing for Children Center. All this month we’ll be showcasing these three authors: Susanna Leonard Hill – and her picture …

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A Nose for Crime

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Here’s the replay of yesterday’s interview with Chris McCloskey, author of A Nose for Crime. More Books Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Suzanne on BlogTalkRadio

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Chris McCloskey Comes to Book Bites for Kids

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Children’s author Chris McCloskey is my guest on Book Bites for Kids today – Monday, December 30th – at 3:00 EST. To listen to the show, at 3:00 EST today just go to www.bookbitesforkids.com. Chris will talk about her new …

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Become a Fan of Author Carol Fraser Hagen

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Today I’m hosting Day 5 of a 5-day virtual tour (sponsored by the National Writing for Children Center) for Carol Fraser Hagen’s new book, Helping Children Learn To Read Through Multi-Sensory Reading Activities – A Handbook and Resource for Parents …

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Rhonda Lucas Donald ~ author of Dino Tracks is My Guest on Book Bites for Kids, Tues. Dec. 17

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Rhonda Lucas Donald is my guest this week on Book Bites for Kids, which airs LIVE on Tuesday, December 17, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. central time on blogtalkradio. She’ll talk about her book, “Dino Tracks.” To listen to the show …

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