THE PLOT WHISPERER Blog Tour: Lacey Picks the Winners. Kind of.
This post is dedicated to Trixie, Debbi Michiko Florence’s dog. I’ve met Trixie, and she’s a sweetie. She’s also amazing–I’m always impressed at how clever she is when she helps Debbi pick a winner in one of their giveaways. You can see Debbi and Trixie together, at Jama Kim Rattigan’s celebration of National Dog Day. […]
The Gift of Writing for Kids—Bruce Coville Book Giveaway
So, this past weekend, I headed up to Sacramento for the SCBWI Spring Spirit conference. Which ROCKED. I may do another post this week telling more about it, along with perhaps a few car photos from my research trip, but what I wanted to talk about this morning was Bruce Coville‘s talk. Or part of […]
ANATHEMA Contest Winner
Happy Wednesday! Today, one happy reader finds out that she has won a copy of Megg Jensen‘s Anathema! Drum roll, please. And the winner is… Ana Lucia Arroyave!! Ana Lucia, I don’t have an email for you. Please send me an email at beckylevine at ymail dot com, and I’ll set things up for you […]
SHIVER by Maggie Stiefvater: Plots & Subplots, Twisting & Weaving
Hey, everybody, watch out! There is a contest at the end of this post! And it is a contest for a scary book. And I, Grover, am here to warn you and to tell you not to keep reading. Do not scroll down to the end of this post! (Okay, I couldn’t resist, with much […]