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Originally posted on Anakalian Whims:
Well, it felt like a long time, because I was so anxious for it.  In reality, Smith is quite the efficient authoress. Title: Seed Savers Volume 2 “Lily” Author: S. Smith I read the first installment of Seed Savers early this last summer. I loved it. I was so excited…

Keeping the Children in Books for the Summer

As an author of middle grade books, I’m always on the lookout for sites that help get the word out about children’s books.  When my kids were younger, we brought home boatloads of books from the library on an almost weekly basis. The best way to find a book was to ask the librarian, or […]

Seed Savers – a series to be treasured

Originally posted on Anakalian Whims:
I haven’t been this in love with a young adult series since Harry Potter.  I haven’t been this in love with an individual young adult book since Lois Lowry’s The Giver, unless you count How To Buy A Love Of Reading by Tanya Egan Gibson (but her book, though it…

In Honor of Gardens

For the weekend, I’m posting a couple of poems in honor of gardens and gardeners. Overheard “Oregano will take over; keep it in a pot,” whispered the insidious Mint. “Sage advice,” agreed Rosemary, “though you’re one to talk.” Basil threw in his two cents, “Parsley is very popular, and not in a hurry to seed […]