Inspiring young readers is what being a children’s author is all about. While it is great to read from the pages of your latest book, an author has a responsibility to entertain the kids as well. All too often I hear about children’s book authors who come to schools and simply read from their book in that deadly monotone ‘you’re-putting-me-to-sleep’ voice. At this age, children want to be entertained, but more importantly, they want to be inspired by someone who’s written a book! To these kids, authors are like rock stars! Read more
The Amazon SALTWATER TAFFY SALE is on! Our distributor, Perseus Distribution, working with Amazon is now offering Saltwater Taffy at a 40% discount. This is a wholesale price that we only offer to bookstores, but for the next 30 days, you can get in on the fun!
Saltwater Taffy is an award-winning adventure novel for tweens. The book has been endorsed by 12 Teachers of the Year and is an Accelerated Reader title. Soon to be a major motion picture, set for a summer release in 2014, Saltwater Taffy follows the lives of 5 tweens as they uncover a treasure map once belonging to the great New Orleans pirate, Jean Lafitte. This epic adventure takes place during the 4th of July weekend and is rapidly becoming a children’s book club favorite across the country.
This amazing deal won’t last long so act now and pick up your copy of Saltwater Taffy today! Always remember, every moment is another adventure waiting to happen.
Yes, we now have FREE BOOKMARKS FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS and Children of all ages! Make sure to include your school’s address in your email!!!!! These official bookmarks for the award-winning adventure novel Saltwater Taffy are FREE for elementary schools, children’s book clubs, libraries, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and any other place where kids gather across the country. The story of Saltwater Taffy follows the lives of five tween-age friends as they uncover a treasure map leading to the lost treasure of Jean Lafitte. Endorsed by 12 Teachers of the Year around the country, Saltwater Taffy is scheduled to go before cameras August, 2013 for a feature film release in 2014. Read the adventure and then see the movie! Rapidly becoming a children’s book club favorite, Saltwater Taffy has been awarded two gold and two silver medal book awards. The adventure novel is also an Accelerated Reader title where kids are awarded AR points for reading the book. Dubbed “Stand By Me” meets “The Goonies” by one of our Teachers of the Year, Saltwater Taffy not only entertains young readers, but also teaches them valuable life lessons along the way. If you are looking for a new adventure novel for your children or students, Saltwater Taffy can be ordered from any bookstore in the world. Saltwater Taffy is also available in the iTunes store and can be downloaded to any eReader ever made. How cool is that!!!!! All that we ask is you handle the cost of postage, which is only $5….which is about the same price people spend on a cup of coffee these days!
Have you ever dreamed about how to write for magazines or newspapers? Have you ever dreamed of one day opening the pages of your favorite magazine or newspaper and see an article written by you for the rest of the world to enjoy? Read more
Please join me at the Writer’s Digest Conference East 2013 in New York City! I’ll be speaking on Friday April 5th, and twice on Sunday April 7, so please come out and join in the fun. Register here!
If you have been thinking about diving into that writing career or expanding your hobby of writing, there’s no better way get energized than to surround yourself with Read more