Librarians, Teachers, & ROOKSKILL Fans: A New Website!

Attention fans of Rookskill! In two days, I'm excited to announce, we'll be launching a new website dedicated to THE CHARMED CHILDREN OF ROOKSKILL CASTLE. The website contains a trove of information, with some reveals and other "extras", but most importantly, it contains a game that can be played in schools, libraries, or by readers anywhere. Here's a description of the game: THE … [Read more...]

News, News

I have some more fun news to share. First, I've joined The Booking Biz as a client! I'm delighted to be part of their very professional team, as this will allow me to concentrate on my writing while they can attend to the details of any school visits from me. If you are a teacher or librarian, please contact them if you'd like me to visit your school. Second, with the help of Kirsten Cappy … [Read more...]

Discussion Guide For THE CHARMED CHILDREN

A discussion guide is now available! I want to let teachers, librarians, book club organizers, and readers know that there is a discussion and project guide now available for THE CHARMED CHILDREN OF ROOKSKILL CASTLE. The guide was created by the talented Deb Gonzales and contains questions to spur analysis, games, poetry features, and more. I'm thrilled with the guide, and I hope you'll … [Read more...]

Blog Tour: THE CHARMED CHILDREN OF ROOKSKILL CASTLE

To celebrate today's release of THE CHARMED CHILDREN OF ROOKSKILL CASTLE we're on a blog tour!! And note the giveaways listed, too! As of yesterday - March 14 - I will be visiting these blogs:   My Brain on Books–Guest post & Video #1–03/14/16 Word Spelunking–Top 10 List & Video #2–03/15/16 The Book Wars–Guest post & Video #3–03/16/16 Great Imaginations–Interview … [Read more...]