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Things to Do While Querying Your Novel: Part 2

Hello! For part two of this topic, I’m going to focus on writing and motivation. While you’re querying, keep writing! Do you have any other story ideas up your sleeve? I feel like I have too many story ideas now. That’s not the case for every writer. You might be in a slump, or still… Continue reading Things to Do While Querying Your Novel: Part 2

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Book Review: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is the first book I’ve read by Maggie Stiefvater, even though I’ve followed her on twitter for a long time and was a fan of her writing tips and humor. This book did not disappoint. I can clearly see how talented she… Continue reading Book Review: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

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Things to Do While Querying Your Novel: Part 1

Hello everyone! After a very long writing process filled with revisions and critiques, I’m at the point where I’ve decided to finally start querying my children’s story. For the past year and a half, I’ve read all about needing patience and thick skin while querying. I’ve tried to brace myself for the journey and remind… Continue reading Things to Do While Querying Your Novel: Part 1

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Book Review: The Voyage to Magical North

The Voyage to Magical North by Claire Fayers My rating: 5 of 5 stars Wow. I had this book on my tbr for awhile, and I’m so glad I finally read it. Now added to my favorites! A swashbuckling adventure, but so much more than that. I laughed. I was awed. I loved the world… Continue reading Book Review: The Voyage to Magical North

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Book Blog Tour & $25 Giveaway – Guinevere: At the Dawn of Legend

BeachBoundBooks is pleased to be coordinating a Blog Tour for the children’s historical fiction book written by Cheryl Carpinello, Guinevere: At the Dawn of Legend. The tour will run from July 17 – August 7, 2017.  You can read all about the adventure-filled series below! About the Book Title: Guinevere: At the Dawn of Legend… Continue reading Book Blog Tour & $25 Giveaway – Guinevere: At the Dawn of Legend

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Two 5 star Book Reviews: A Nearer Moon -and – The Many Reflections of Miss Jame Deming

A Nearer Moon by Melanie Crowder My rating: 5 of 5 stars This was a short read, and I loved it! I enjoyed it even more than I thought I would. The story revolves around love between two sets of sisters, and a cursed swampy area. I did enjoy the Perdita chapters more than the… Continue reading Two 5 star Book Reviews: A Nearer Moon -and – The Many Reflections of Miss Jame Deming

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Some of My Anticipated Releases

It’s hard to believe it’s June already! Many people make an anticipated book releases post at the beginning of the year, so I’m very late. I’m focusing on the books coming out during the rest of 2017 that I can’t wait to read! You’ll notice almost every one is a sequel. It means I enjoyed the… Continue reading Some of My Anticipated Releases