Lear, Linda: Beatrix Potter: The extraordinary life of a Victorian genius (2007)

Linda Lear has done an amazing job with this biography about Beatrix Potter’s (1866-1943) life. Here in Norway our national TV channel NRK has sent Potter’s tales from time to time on children’s television (barne-tv). One of the times was while my boys were still young enough to watch children’s television. Potter’s tales are absolutely darling … Continue reading Lear, Linda: Beatrix Potter: The extraordinary life of a Victorian genius (2007)

Pollard, Belinda: What is a beta reader and why do I need one?

You might have seen the term ‘beta reader’ as you’re browsing writing websites, or maybe this is the first time you’ve heard of it. Basically, a beta reader gives you feedback on your finished manuscript, so you can adjust it before you set it loose on the world. I consider them the superheroes of self-publishing … Continue reading Pollard, Belinda: What is a beta reader and why do I need one?

Authors

A   B    C    D    E    F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z A Aaron, Rachel Aaronovitch, Ben Aaronson, E.; Wilson, T.D. & Akert, RM Abbey, Lynn Abulhawa, Susan Adair, Liz Adina, Shelley Afonso, Alexandre (reblogged) Aldiss, Brian … Continue reading Authors

Leckman, J.R.: Pursuit (The Legend of Kimberly) (2012)

I have placed this cover among my favorites (see slide show). Markov has captured one of the scenes of the story perfectly. So, here we are with book no. 2 of The Legend of Kimberly, Pursuit. According to the author: “The Legend of Kimberly series is really about growing up and learning that life, even a … Continue reading Leckman, J.R.: Pursuit (The Legend of Kimberly) (2012)