This is a delightful book, written for children with parents in the military, that will be loved by all children. It is an easy book that helps a child cope with his/her feelings resulting from the absence of one of the parents. It fits not only those in the military, but also those families that both parents canâ€™t be in the same home. (more…)
Archive for August, 2011
Okay, first, sorry I haven’t posted in awhile – I was on a much needed vacation!Â So I am back with my next topic – Book Launch Parties!!!
1) First, decide how BIG you want it.Â A small gathering of close friends?Â A big ‘ol party?Â (I’d go for both!)
2) Once you have decided that, move on to WHERE to have it!Â Of course, a bookstore is an obvious place. But if you want something different, think about places whereÂ you don’t have to pay rent for.Â Or, is there a place that fits the theme or genre of your book?Â This could also help create a theme for your party… Here are some ideas: (more…)
This is a very well told tale, in a made-up world quite different from those fantasy lovers have seen before. It has a well thought out plot with interesting characters, both human and otherwise. I find the writing fluid even when the author chose to make each scene a new chapter. Some readers may find it a touch disconcerting (more…)