Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Kindle Top Ten List Interview

Lots of things going on in authorland these days.  First off, today Karleen Tauszik is interviewing me on her awesome blog, a website devoted to children's e-books and featuring authors whose books reach the Kindle Bestseller lists.

Read the entire interview here.

And don't forget, just a few more days on tour.  Here's the stops for today:

2/13 For Love and Books ~ Review
2/13 Ivy Book Bindings ~ Review

Finally, this Sunday if you'd like to see me in person, stop by the Seminary Co-op bookstore in Hyde Park for the first annual Certificate in Creative Writing Program Alumni Reading. Books will be for sale, but most importantly, you get to hear five other awesome writers read from their work.  If you're yearning to connect with the literary community of Chicago, come and check us out! 

Details below:

Alumni Reading
Sunday, February 17, 2-4 pm
Seminary Coop Bookstore 
5754 S. Woodlawn, Hyde Park, IL;

·         Shari A. Brady (novelist; author of the award-winning YA novel, Wish I Could Have Said Goodbye)
·         Ralph Gerbie (essayist)
·         Paul Luikart (fiction writer; 2012 Pushcart Prize nominee)
·         Terry Madl (novelist)
·         Barbara Kreader Skalinder (poet)
·         Ed Winkofsky (fiction writer)

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Exciting News - Thanks to You!

I'm leaping up for joy thrilled to announce Wish I Could Have Said Goodbye made the Kindle paid Bestseller list and took #1 and #3 spots in two categories.  All I can say is yippeee and thank you, thank you, thank you.  Without my loyal fans out there talking about the book and posting reviews, this wouldn't be possible.  You are the best!

Second, yesterday kicked off my second blog tour so stop by and say hello. At each stop, you can enter the Rafflecopter for a chance to win a signed copy of the print book (with an award sticker on it), an ebook or a $25 Amazon gift card. And don't forget, all of February the ebook is only 99 cents, so spread the word and thanks again for all your support!

Tour Schedule:
2/4 Chocolate Coated Reviews ~ Excerpt & Interview
2/4 Moosubi Reviews ~ Review & Top Ten
2/5 The Flyleaf Review ~ Review 
2/5 Love is Not a Triangle ~ Review & Excerpt
2/6 I Am a Reader, Not a Writer ~ Interview
2/6 I Talk Books! ~ Review
2/7 A Diary of a Book Addict ~ Review
2/7 A Dream Within a Dream ~ Excerpt
2/8 Emily's Crammed Bookshelf ~ Review 
2/8 Reads and Thoughts ~ Review
2/9 YA Romantics ~ Review 

2/11 Coffee, Books and Me ~ Excerpt 
2/11 Xpresso Reads ~ Review
2/12 Candace's Book Blog ~ Confident Reads Interview
2/12 Lost in YA Wonderland ~ Review & Excerpt
2/13 For Love and Books ~ Review
2/13 Ivy Book Bindings ~ Review
2/14 Alluring Reads ~ Review
2/14 D for Darla's Definite Reads ~ Excerpt 
2/15 Buried in Books ~
2/15 Pink Polka Dot Book Blog ~ Review