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Drumroll please… Ducky’s Kickstarter is live!

Please help Ducky and Spike spread the word about their new story. The Kickstarter is live now. We have 30 days to raise enough money for the book to become a printed reality. And, it’s the only way you can get your hands on the sewing pattern for Spike! Want to learn more? Visit the … Continue reading »

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1…2…3… Kickstart! Ducky and Spike is going live this week!

Want a sneak peek at the Kickstarter video! Just click the link below. kickstart-ducky

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Ducky Sewing pattern now available!

The sewing pattern for Ducky, the main character in my new book, Ducky’s New Ball, is now available! Ducky is a sweet 6″ poseable doll made from cotton knit and wool felt with a wooden doll body. The pattern is illustrated with photographs and clearly written. There is a list of suppliers included as well. … Continue reading »

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Don’t Cry, Spike! Pre-orders now available!

When I told Spike it’d be a couple of months before the book was ready he was very sad. I’m hoping putting the book up for pre-order will make him a little happier! Pre-order Ducky & Spike now and save $2.00 on the retail price! For a limited time, pre-orders for Ducky & Spike will … Continue reading »

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Things just got a little “Duckier” around here!

  I’m so excited to share the new photos of Ducky and Spike. We spent this afternoon in a dear friend’s photography studio, Unforgettable Photos, in my hometown of Manchester, MI. The pictures turned out beautifully for the book. I’m so excited to give you a top-notch product!  The book will be a 40 page … Continue reading »

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Event at Enchanted Passage, Sutton, MA on January 7!

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Are you #TEAMTROLL or #TEAMHAPENNY?

Choose a team and share!

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Page to Stage, the making of Hapenny Magick, the musical, take 3!

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To celebrate the new year…

Perhaps one of your resolutions is to read more in the coming year? Let me help you out! For every copy of Hapenny Magick or Tangled Magick purchased in January I will send you a FREE copy of the Hapenny Herald which includes news from the Wedge, a crossword puzzle to challenge your Wedge knowledge, … Continue reading »

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They’re here!!! The Hapenny Herald, news from the Wedge

The Hapenny Herald is a newspaper from the Wedge, the village of Hapennies from my children’s novels Hapenny Magick and Tangled Magick. This is the premier issue of The Hapenny Herald and includes stories about Wedge residents, classifieds, birth announcements, obituaries, advertisements, and even a crossword puzzle. It also contains a brand new illustration from … Continue reading »

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