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Holiday Gift Giving Made Easy: BUY BOOKS!

November 7, 2010

Tags: books, family, love, Mark Twain, writing

Iíve made a decision today re: my holiday gift giving this year. With 47 shopping days until Christmas, I have decided that I will be buying nothing but BOOKS, BOOKS, and more BOOKS for my loved ones and dear friends. (I do this often, but this year I will be making a conscious effort to support the book publishing industry that has been very good to me!) (more…)

On Writing NEVER EAT SOGGY WAFFLES (from the Enslow Blog)

June 30, 2009

Tags: ALA, books, book signings, Enslow, Never Eat Soggy Waffles, writing

Writing Never Eat Soggy Waffles was a most memorable experience. While my memory is like an elephant's and I don't normally use mnemonics, researching and writing this title gave me new ways to remember all sorts of unrelated things without taxing my already busy brain. (more…)