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Nocturnal Meetings of the Misplaced by R.J. Garcia Review + Gift Card Giveaway

BeachBoundBooks is pleased to be coordinating a Blog Tour for R.J. Garcia’s young adult mystery, Nocturnal Meetings of the Misplaced. The tour will run June 11 – July 2, 2018. About the Book Title: Nocturnal Meetings of the Misplaced Author: R.J. Garcia Genre: Young Adult Mystery Number of Pages: 326 Publisher: The Parliament House Publication… Continue reading Nocturnal Meetings of the Misplaced by R.J. Garcia Review + Gift Card Giveaway

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Catalina and the King’s Wall: Blog Tour, Review & Giftcard Giveaway!

BeachBoundBooks is pleased to be coordinating a Blog Tour for the children’s picture book written by Patty Costello and illustrated by Diane Cojocaru, Catalina and the King’s Wall. The tour will run from May 3 – May 31, 2018. About the Book Title: Catalina and the King’s Wall Author: Patricia Costello Illustrated by: Diane Cojocaru… Continue reading Catalina and the King’s Wall: Blog Tour, Review & Giftcard Giveaway!

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Snatching Moments | Writer’s Life

I think I’m getting better at snatching moments. I’m a stay at home mom, and that may elicit different reactions from different people. I enjoy what I do, which involves the “work” of keeping up with my sons’ school lives and events and meetups. I don’t always cook homemade meals, and the house is rarely… Continue reading Snatching Moments | Writer’s Life

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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