Welcome author Julie Abery – Giveaway Alert

Julie and I met in 2019 as part of a picture book debut group. Even though we are geographically 5000 miles apart, we have grown close through the wonders of technology. Hopefully one day, I’l be able to travel to Switzerland again and meet her in person. She’s been a fabulous critique partner, and we’veContinue reading “Welcome author Julie Abery – Giveaway Alert”

Welcome Author Norene Paulson – Giveaway Alert

Today, Norene Paulson whose second picture book WHAT’S SILLY HAIR DAY WITH NO HAIR? released this month. I am always impressed by the creativity of writers, but if you visit Norene’s website, you’ll see her bio written from A to Z which is delightful. Norene is generously offering one winner a signed copy of WHAT’SContinue reading “Welcome Author Norene Paulson – Giveaway Alert”

Winner Announcements 3/8/21

Congratulations to Danielle Hammelef, winner of ALIANA REACHES FOR THE MOON, by Laura Roettiger and illustrated by Ariel Boroff. Congratulations to Kirsten Leestma, winner of LILY BELLE, A DAMSEL NOT IN DISTRESS, by Joana Pastro and illustrated by Jhon Ortiz. Winners, please email me at ljrwritenow at gmail.com. Danielle, I am so happy you wonContinue reading “Winner Announcements 3/8/21”

Welcome Author Christine Evans – Giveaway Alert

I’m very happy to welcome Christine Evans to the blog today. We met two years ago as part of a picture book debut group. She also writes inspiring poetry and today she’s here to share her latest books to be released: WISH LIBRARY a new chapter book series! The words “chapter book” takes me backContinue reading “Welcome Author Christine Evans – Giveaway Alert”

Welcome Author Alex Giardino – Giveaway Alert

Today I welcome Alex Giardino whose beautiful book, ME + TREE, illustrated by Anna & Elena Balbusso is being released today! If you enjoy book birthdays as much as I do, you should go order it now from your favorite indie bookstore and bake a cake to make the most of the celebration. I’ll wait.Continue reading “Welcome Author Alex Giardino – Giveaway Alert”

Winner Announcement 3/1/21

Congratulations to Ramona Persaud, winner of a 15 minute zoom “Ask the Author Anything” chat with author Natasha Wing! Congratulations to Nikki Pesch, winner of a free virtual visit with Stan Yan including a reading and an interactive monster drawing demo. Winners, please email me at ljrwritenow at gmail.com so that I can connect youContinue reading “Winner Announcement 3/1/21”