Posts made in January, 2016

RISE OF THE WOLF is released!

Posted by on Jan 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | 103 comments

RISE OF THE WOLF has been released! I love this book, and I’m so excited for you all to read it! Here’s the Goodreads summary: Nic may have escaped enslavement in the mines outside of Rome, but his troubles are far from over. The Praetor War–the battle to destroy Rome from within–is in full force, and Nic is caught in the crossfire. The secretive Praetors are determined to unlock a powerful amulet–one sure to bring the empire to its knees. Worse, the Praetors believe Nic holds the key to finding this amulet, and they will stop at nothing to steal it, even if...

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Posted by on Jan 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | 23 comments

If you’re an educator and haven’t read the comments from last week’s post, do it now here. Yes, the small things you do definitely matter! Congrats! The winner from last week’s contest is: Kaiya This is the final week I’ll put up a quote because RISE OF THE WOLF is released in exactly one week! I hope you’ll all check it out. But hint, you must have read MARK OF THE THIEF first. To win, this week’s contest, I’m asking again that you share on your favorite social media any news of this book’s release. If you’re on Twitter,...

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Posted by on Jan 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | 42 comments

Last week’s giveaway was for teachers or other educators only. Several of you shared your ideas for encouraging students to read, and I enjoyed them so much! What I wouldn’t have given as a student to have any of you at the head of my classroom! This series of books is dedicated to three of the finest teachers I ever had. You do make a difference. The winner of an ARC of RISE OF THE WOLF or paperback of MARK OF THE THIEF is: Rebecca W. The giveaway this week is again for everyone. To try to win, tell me about one of your favorite teachers! I’ll announce the giveaway next...

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Posted by on Jan 5, 2016 in Uncategorized | 20 comments

Last week’s giveaway was open only to students. This week’s winner is: Aysia Serene This week, as a back to school celebration, the giveaway is only for teachers and librarians. To win, leave a comment below simply telling me your favorite way to encourage young readers. A winner will be announced next Tuesday. Here is quote #3 from RISE OF THE WOLF. This takes place during a battle between Nic and the praetors on the property behind Senator Valerius’s land. It’s short, but I think it’s a good one!   Not far from me, a Praetor had a bow aimed directly at...

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