Meet Julie Holmes and her Debut Novel
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Meet Julie Holmes and her Debut Novel

I am so excited to host Julie Holmes and her debut novel, Murder in Plane Sight. Julie has been writing since elementary school and been published in small press magazines such as “Fighting Chance” and “The Galactic Citizen”. She lives in south-central Minnesota on a small hobby farm with her husband, their two college-aged children, … Continue reading

Presenting the Newest Gregory Green Adventure, Halloween Ride
authors / book reviews

Presenting the Newest Gregory Green Adventure, Halloween Ride

I’m excited to have Chrys Fey’s Mom (an author grandma–yay!), Elaine Kaye, as my guest today on WordDreams. She writes the Gregory Green Adventure children’s series and has her story newest out, Halloween Ride, just in time for the holiday. Elaine today discusses how she got started reading books to kids, using her friend, Sammy, to … Continue reading

How do you create readers for life?
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How do you create readers for life?

One of my summer reading discoveries is Darlene Foster’s six-volume Amanda series. I’m a teacher-author so I’m always eager to find fresh books that my K-8 students will love. When I came across Darlene on her blog, Darlene Foster’s Blog, I have to admit, I was really excited. I’d never found a children’s travelogue series that … Continue reading

A Chat with Ancient Greece Writer, Luciana Cavallaro
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A Chat with Ancient Greece Writer, Luciana Cavallaro

I met Luciana Cavallaro at a writer’s conference in San Diego. We sat across from each other at a huge round table during lunch, crowded with ten historical fiction writers, but managed to have a wonderful conversation that ultimately inspired the entire group and became the foundation for a lasting friendship. I found our interest … Continue reading