Review: Fast into the Night

February 9, 2016


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Fast into the Night: A Woman, Her Dogs, and Their Journey North on the Iditarod Trail By Debbie Clarke Moderow Houghton Mifflin Harcourt February 2016 272 pages Fast into the Night” is the true story of Debbie Moderow’s two runs in the infamous Iditarod sled dog race in 2003 and 2005. The role of rookie […]

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Indigo Sea Press accepting queries

February 4, 2016


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Indigo Sea Press was founded by editors and publishers who are also authors. Though the publishing company started up in October 2015, it is an off-shoot of Second Wind Publishing which has a longer track record as an independent publisher. Their catalog is impressive. They offer a broad selection of literature by authors from around […]

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Review: Suzie Snowflake

January 28, 2016


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Suzie Snowflake Written by Crystaline Rose Illustrated by Maksym Stasiuk The Crystalined Path January 2016 36 pages Suzie Snowflake envies the other snowflakes because she believes they are more beautiful. To her utter dismay she notices a tiny dark speck and worries that it means she’s not perfect. In order to be happy Suzie must […]

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Review: The Rest of Us Just Live Here

January 20, 2016


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The Rest of Us Just Live Here By Patrick Ness HarperCollins October 2015 336 pages If we actually lived in a world with superheroes – you know, the Chosen Ones who fight monsters and evil while blowing things up and saving mankind — we’d probably get bored eventually and ignore them. After all, we still […]

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Review: Forsaken

January 14, 2016


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Forsaken By Ross Howell Jr. New South Books February 2016 304 pages On March 18, 1912, in racially segregated Hampton Roads, Virginia, 18-year old Charlie Mears was a cub reporter for the Times-Herald when Ida Belote’s murdered body was discovered by her daughters, Harriet and Sadie. Virginia (Virgie) Christian, a young black girl who washed […]

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The Airstory Review wants article pitches

January 8, 2016


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The Airstory Review is accepting pitches for thoughtful, thought-provoking, well-researched, and -supported articles on the following subjects: Non-fiction writing of any length Fiction writing of any length The life of the writer Writing communities Blogging and content marketing Intersections of writing worlds or writing with other worlds Experimental writing Trends in writing, reading, literature and […]

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Happy New Year 2016!

January 1, 2016


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Happy New Year! Thank you for visiting Advice from a Caterpillar! West Elk Multi-Use winter recreation trails

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