Monthly Archives: July 2012

A Typical Naptime with the Terrific Terror, aged Two-and-a-Half

Terrific Terror, aged two and a half (T.T.): Only 2 books today, Mommy! Me: Are you sure? We have time to read at least 5. T.T.: No. Only 2. Me: (pleased not to have to read out loud for an … Continue reading

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Mommy Read it Again: Limelight Larry Deserves the Spotlight

This week, I wanted to spotlight one of my two-year-old’s favorite books from the library this past month: Limelight Larry by Leigh Hodgkinson Limelight Larry features a hilarious, self-centered peacock who is excited to have a book all about HIM! … Continue reading

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Critique group update

We’ve had tons of great writers email me with interest in our critique group so at this point we’re no longer looking for new members. Thanks, everyone!

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Critique group opening!

My awesome critique group, Courtyard Critiques, is a small group looking for 1-2 new members. We welcome all genres of YA/MG fiction. Our meetings are currently every other Thursday at 10:00 AM at/or near members homes in the Greater Boston … Continue reading

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MG Book Review–The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place #1: The Mysterious Howling by Maryrose Wood

The Mysterious Howling by Maryrose Wood I absolutely loved this book! I kept stopping to read things out loud to my husband and even recommended it to people before I was even close to done with the book. The story … Continue reading

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