September 1st, 2011
Hello and welcome to a new
month. Some of your children may have
already returned to the classroom, while others will complete the
transition after Labor Day.
I hear the collective sigh of
relief from the motherhood of America!
Now that you will have the free time to read…and write again,
unfettered by the momentary demands of those sweet little cherubs that
you so willingly brought into this world, I encourage you to peruse the
new columns we’ve brought online, and the new organization of the pages
on the tabs.
This month you will notice that
Joyce Magnin of Real Life is
Stranger than Fiction has moved over to the Middle Reader tab! She is
writing for ZonderKids and I felt it was a great transition for her.
Check out the rest of the
writers on the Middle Reader tab. They
have awesome and wholesome works of fiction to delight and entertain
your middle grade reader.
I send out continuing prayers
for those devastated by the East Coast
Hurricane. We were without power for 24 hours, but having a generator,
did not subject me to some of the dire straits experienced by others. I
continue to pray for peace through their adversity.
And I also wish everyone a safe
and happy Labor Day holiday…because alas…winter is knocking at the
Oh…PS…if you are a book reviewer
and so inclined, my debut novel is up on NetGalley.com, Abingdon Press
as the Publisher, for e-reader download and review:
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