Author, speaker, and historian Teresa Funke loves to do Skype visits with any grade! Teresa is the author of the Home-Front Heroes series of World War II books for middle-grade readers. Her books are taught in classrooms around the country and are based on true stories. Kids love her page-turning novels and the back matter… Read More Inspire Students #Skype with @teresafunke
The Top Ten Questions Kids Ask at Author Visits Guest Posting by Author Melanie Conklin Did you always want to write books? It did not occur to me to write a book until I was 34 years old, but I have always loved to read. Reading was my favorite activity as a kid, followed closely… Read More In Case You Missed It – @MLConklin #AuthorVisits #AmReading #SundayFunday
Guest Post by Teresa Funke As an award-winning author and in-demand writer’s coach, Teresa Funke has studied what top authors do day in, day out to build their careers, maintain a positive mindset, and be highly productive. She’s looked at how they create their writing environments, keep track of submissions, deal with rejection, etc. She… Read More Author @teresafunke “Shortcut to Writing Success” #Webinar #WednesdayWisdom
My favorite bookstore is not one store, but a whole town! Hay-on-Wye is a beautiful little town on the border between England and Wales. It’s known as “the town of books” because it houses over 20 bookstores and sponsors the Hay Literary Festival. I finally got the chance to visit Hay two years ago… Read More @teresafunke Shares Her Favorite Bookstore/Town #FridayReads #FridayFeeling
We asked our favorite authors for summer reading suggestions. Here is Melanie Conklin’s: I just read Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Walk and it was a wonderful summer read! Walk makes you feel like you are right there on the beach with the characters in Beyond the Bright Sea. About Melanie Conklin… Read More @MLConklin Suggests a #GreatSummerRead #TransformationTuesday
The Top Ten Questions Kids Ask at Author Visits Guest Posting by Author Melanie Conklin Did you always want to write books? It did not occur to me to write a book until I was 34 years old, but I have always loved to read. Reading was my favorite activity as a kid, followed closely… Read More So Excited to Be Working with @MLConklin #AuthorVisits #WednesdayWisdom #AmReading
Guest Post by Author Teresa Funke Why are so many teachers and educators interested in writing a book someday? Is it because they’ve seen the positive influence books have on their students or because they’ve experienced the magic of reading to an enraptured group of schoolkids? Or it is because teachers tend to be curious… Read More #Self-Publishing #FridayFeeling @teresafunke #amwriting #writerslife #writing
Be sure to check Kirby Larson’s blog today for a stop on the #JupiterBlogTour. Thank you Kirby for your posting! For other stops on the tour, click here.
Time to celebrate Sharon Mentyka’s new book with a Friend Friday Guest Post on Kirby Larson’s Blog. Be sure to check all the blog stops on the #ChasingBlogTour!
Time to celebrate Deborah Hopkinson’s new book with Stop #8 – Literary Hoots. Be sure to check all the blog stops on the #DiveBlogTour!