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HORIZON Giveaway 4

Posted by on Jul 17, 2017 in Uncategorized | 18 comments

Thanks to all who entered last week’s giveaway. The week 3 winner is: *** Karen McMurphy *** If you’re just joining me for the summer, each week I’ll do a random drawing for a book from the HORIZON series. Book 1 was written by Scott Westerfeld, and my book 2, DEADZONE, will be released on Sept 12, 2017.   It’s week 4. Two weeks ago, I told you about Molly, the leader of the crash survivors. Now meet Yoshi, the rebel. He’s being shipped back to his father in Japan where he’s already in a ton of trouble for having stolen (borrowed?) a 17th Century sword from the...

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HORIZON Giveaway 3

Posted by on Jul 9, 2017 in Uncategorized | 15 comments

Thanks to all who entered last week’s giveaway. The week 2 winner is: *** Michelle Miranda *** If you’re just joining me for the summer, each week I’ll do a random drawing for a book from the HORIZON series. Book 1 was written by Scott Westerfeld, and my book 2, DEADZONE, will be released on Sept 12, 2017.   To enter this week…. Because there are only two months left, it’s Social Media Week. Will you share the following news on your favorite social media site (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc)? One entry per share, so you can really rack up the entries this week. This is...

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HORIZON Giveaway 2

Posted by on Jul 2, 2017 in Uncategorized | 22 comments

Thanks to all who entered last week’s giveaway. The week 1 winner is: *** Kari Hardy *** If you’re just joining me for the summer, each week I’ll do a random drawing for a book from the HORIZON series. Book 1 was written by Scott Westerfeld, and book 2, DEADZONE is mine and will be released on Sept 12, 2017.   HORIZON tells the story of a group of kids who are the sole survivors of a plane crash somewhere over the arctic. But as they explore their environment, the crash site is anything but arctic. Danger awaits them at every turn…   One of the survivors is Molly, a natural leader...

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HORIZON Giveaway 1

Posted by on Jun 26, 2017 in Uncategorized | 34 comments

Here’s the scenario: You and a small group of friends are among only a few survivors of a plane crash somewhere over the arctic. The other survivors include a know-it-all, a rebel, and two sisters who don’t speak a word of English. Also, the landscape around you is anything but arctic. And the creatures that emerge from this jungle environment take danger to an entirely new level. This is the premie of Scott Westerfeld’s book, HORIZON, the start to an exciting new series that will keep readers on the edge of their seat. Seriously, I loved it! So when the opportunity came to write the...

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HORIZON Winners!

Posted by on Mar 12, 2017 in Uncategorized | 17 comments

Congratulations to the three winners of HORIZON by Scott Westerfeld. They are: Nyaisha Brown Caity Megan Higginbotham           If you didn’t win, you can still get your own copy of the book. They are available in your Scholastic Book Fair, or hardcovers will be released into bookstores on March 28th. If your local or school library doesn’t have a copy and you want to read it that way, then ask them to order it in.           I hope you’ll read this book for two reasons. The first is because it’s genuinely awesome. Scott Westerfeld has built an amazing world where the...

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HORIZON Giveaway

Posted by on Feb 26, 2017 in Uncategorized | 61 comments

On March 28th, Scholastic will launch its next Multiplatform series, HORIZON. Readers, I want you to check out this book because it is made of awesome! Summary: When a plane crash-lands in the arctic, eight young survivors step from the wreckage expecting to see nothing but ice and snow. Instead they find themselves lost in a strange jungle with no way to get home and little hope of rescue. Food is running out. Water is scarce. And the jungle is full of threats unlike anything the survivors have ever seen before — from razor-beaked shredder birds to carnivorous vines and much, much...

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