Archive for July, 2010

  • Cheryl Klein from Scholastic

    Friday, July 2nd, 2010

    I'm looking forward to meeting Cheryl Klein from Scholastic. At the conference last year I met with Brian Farrey, the acquisitions editor for Flux. He said my book, A Kiss and a Curse, reminded him of A Curse Dark as Gold by Elizbeth C. Bunce. I read it and found out that the editor was […]

  • Writing With the Stars SCBWI Conference

    Friday, July 2nd, 2010

    I'm the conference coordinator for the annual SCBWI conference in Boise this fall. Join us for a great day. Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Writing With the Stars: A Conference for Readers, Writers, and Teachers of Children's Literature September 11, 2010, Saturday Boise State University 1910 University Dr Boise, ID 83725 Student Union […]

  • Books versus Technology

    Thursday, July 1st, 2010

    There's an ongoing debate about e-books and self publishing and the growing number of ways to be published outside of traditional publishing. Part of me wants to dig in deep and resist these changes. Can't we go back to the old way? I write a pretty good book. I submit it to a few editors. […]