Tag Archive | garden fiction

Announcing Seed Savers:Treasure Cover Reveal

Many of you have probably noticed that I haven’t been blogging much recently. I’ve       been        busy.  🙂 Here is my great news: Seed Savers is being rereleased by a new, small publisher called Flying Books House. The books are getting great new covers and interior work as well. I’m very […]

#BacktoSchool with the Seed Savers Series

(Updated Aug. 2019) All good things must come to an end, and so the summer of 2019 is winding down. But no need to be sad! Thousands of kids around the country are excitedly anticipating returning to their classrooms and school friends (and in many places are already back!)  If you are a teacher, librarian, […]

A Fiction Author at Master Gardener Conference

Because my books have a gardening theme, I often attend garden & foodie events, as well as trade shows large and small. This is a no-brainer for non-fiction titles. My book series, Seed Savers, however, is fiction. It’s always a bit of a challenge to get passers-by to realize the books are fiction, despite my […]

#EarthDay Matters

Today is Earth Day. Established in 1970 and paid tribute to in some way each year since, never before has it seemed as important as now. For the first time, scientists are banding together to “March for Science” on Earth Day. One wonders how, in the year 2017, we got to a place where scientists […]

Update on All Things #SeedSavers

Today’s post is strictly informational and time sensitive. I’ve been busy with a lot of things and want to keep you up-to-date. First, I am currently giving away the short book, The Lunchroom, with a sign-up to my email newsletter. The Lunchroom consists of several chapter-length stories giving more background to characters in the Seed […]

Ana of Seed Savers

November 7 is a very special day at our house. It’s the day I gave birth to my daughter, Anastasia. Often on or around this date I publish a new book. This is not one of those years. However, in honor of my daughter’s birthday I’m putting the first two books of Seed Savers on sale […]

A Master Gardener’s Review of Treasure (Seed Savers, 1)

(This review was written for the original version, published under the name “S. Smith.”) Seed Savers: Treasure (Book 1) is a work of fiction, written for age 9 through young adult readers. The subject matter in the book is somewhat based on discussions of current world events suggestive of GMOs, interest in global food supplies, […]