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Kids Books & Brews, San Diego

Please join me for a good cause today where you can bring the Mini-Me’s but hang out with other grown-ups at a grown-up place! 😉 Here’s the listing for the event with more information: Join us for an afternoon of award-winning kids books and brews at Second Chance Beer Company! (Sorry kids, brews for… Continue reading Kids Books & Brews, San Diego

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Tilly & the Tooth Fairy

Recipe for Tilly & the Tooth Fairy: blend a hint of nostalgia with a dash of modern technology. Churn with attention to detail until it’s a deliciously captivating, beautiful bedtime story! Tilly & the Tooth Fairy Written by Brian G. Chambers Illustrated by Sondra N. Rymer Tilly & the Tooth Fairy is an enchanting tale… Continue reading Tilly & the Tooth Fairy

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How to Use the Holidays to Sell More Books

Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:
Written word media recently published a great post with ideas on how to take advantage of holiday marketing trends to sell your books. With Christmas fast approaching, I figured this is a great time to have a look at the main points: 1. Between mid-November and early January, everyone…

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Q&A With Children’s Author Cindi Handley Goodeaux

Today I have the pleasure of introducing the joyful and vivacious Cindi Handley Goodeaux and her equally joyful feline character, Princess Jellibean. With Cindi’s first picture book release this November, Cindi has already been a very busy author. Please welcome her to the Reading Room. Q. Hi Cindi! Please tell us a little bit about… Continue reading Q&A With Children’s Author Cindi Handley Goodeaux

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Fall Back Festival, San Diego, Nov. 6

Next weekend, after you’ve set your clocks back and enjoyed that extra hour of sleep, here’s something to do with all that extra energy: a free children’s festival in the San Diego Gaslamp quarter. And I’ll be there, selling my books, so please stop by and say hello! Fall Back Festival~Children’s Historic Street Faire Sunday,… Continue reading Fall Back Festival, San Diego, Nov. 6

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Q&A With Children’s Author K. Lamb: Halloween Edition!

Today, I’d like to introduce an author with a delightful chapter book series, one of which is a perfect addition to your child’s trick-or-treat reading lineup. K. Lamb, author of the Dani P. Mystery books, is also literacy advocate, blogger, book reviewer, and more. Q. Welcome K. Lamb! Please tell us a little bit about… Continue reading Q&A With Children’s Author K. Lamb: Halloween Edition!