Category Archives: Buying Books

Ask a Cover Designer: ANSWERS (PT 2)

Today we’re back with the talented Scarlett Rugers, Cover Designer for The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer’s Guide to Character Expression. As we all know, the cover of a book isn’t just important–it’s CRITICAL. Scarlett has more answers to your cover … Continue reading

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Ask a Cover Designer: ANSWERS!

A few weeks back, I put out a call for questions to ask Scarlett Rugers, the Cover Designer for The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer’s Guide to Character Expression. She’s come up with some very thoughtful and insightful responses, so help … Continue reading

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The Secret Lives of Parents

I was MIA this weekend for a much needed Internet free break. Hubby and I took a small trip up to our neighboring city Edmonton for two days sans kiddos. We did the West Ed shopping of course, stayed at … Continue reading

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Winning is So Awesome

I tell you, there’s nothing better than coming home from a long-overdue workout to find out something great has happened. There I was, chugging water and doing some quick moderation stuff over at The Critique Circle when I got a … Continue reading

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What are you Reading?

Angela’s excellent post, combined with my daughter’s new pseudo-schedule and a little more free-time, remind me of how much I miss reading. But after my little break, I feel out of the loop. In an effort to keep us all … Continue reading

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Kid Lit Resources

Awhile back, I was wandering through the juvenile department of my library, just minding my own business and perusing the selection when I overheard a mom and her daughter who were having some trouble. Mom had a reading list in … Continue reading

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