Vacation Reading Round-Up

August 31st, 2010

Thanks again to all of my fabulous guest bloggers for covering for me last week: Kater Cheek, Carrie Harris, Suzanne Casamento, and Amy Spalding. And thanks to YOU, my readers, for jumping in with your comments on the two About My Query posts that went up while I was off on holiday. I’m looking forward […]

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Pick My Beach Reads!

August 19th, 2010

As I may have hinted once or twice (or three million times) in the last few days, I’m heading out on a beach vacation tomorrow. As usual, I have my Kindle stocked with books and manuscripts, but there’s always that time on a airplane when all electronic devices must be turned off, and I can’t […]

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Going Offline

February 17th, 2010

I’m taking next week off (mostly) to do something for myself before the run up to Bologna gets truly crazy. What does “mostly” mean? Well, I’m not going completely cold turkey on the internet — but I’ll likely be checking Twitter and such only from my phone. I’m trying to get caught up on queries […]

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Recent Read

April 2nd, 2009

I sobbed. I sat on the plane, arms pinned to my sides by the wall on my left and the man on my right, and tears ran unchecked down my face. If I Stay by Gayle Forman is a remarkable book. Like many books for teens, it’s about a choice, but the choice that Mia […]

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I may have been a tad bit premature…

April 2nd, 2009

In announcing on Monday that I was “back.” Suffice to say, my meetings on Tuesday and travel on Wednesday kept me a little too busy to sit down and craft a blog post. Which I’m truly sorry about, what with Maureen Johnson’s “Blog Every Day in April” initiative, at which I ALREADY failed! But unlike […]

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