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Hapenny Magick

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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Hapenny Magick Auditions!

Magick, Come to Life! What do you do when you’re the village’s tiniest resident, and all odds seemed stacked like a tower of trolls against you? Call on your friends…and a little magick! Fans of New Hampshire author Jennifer Carson’s charming adventure story, Hapenny Magick, will soon be able to be a part of Maewyn’s … 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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Getting to know Huldfreyja–My writing process for the sequel to Hapeny Magick

My writing process for Tangled Magick, the second book in the Hapenny Magick series, was much different than writing the first. For one thing, I already knew my characters through and through, so there would be no surprises, right? Wrong! My characters threw me curveballs while I was writing—especially Leif. I do plan for surprises … Continue reading »

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Updated Events schedule and a sneak peek at a new sewing pattern!

I’ve added two new events this week! Join me on August 24th at my local library in Sutton, NH. I’ll have new work in progress to show off,  plus you can have me sign your books or talk to me about your favorite stories! On September 5th I’ll be signing books at Bayswater Book Co. … Continue reading »

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Music From the Wedge, now available!

You can now buy the music based on my children’s book, Hapenny Magick from CD Baby. Soon it will also be available on I-tunes as well. To get a free listen to three of the songs on the album check out this post.

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New Sewing Pattern, Huldfrejya, the troll queen from Tangled Magick!

From my new children’s book, Tangled Magick, the sequel to Hapenny Magick, comes Huldfrejya, the troll queen in the tale. She captures the happennies and turns them into slaves…but is she really the villain? She’s about 14″ tall with a face only a mother could love. I’ve made her from hand dyed wool but she … Continue reading »

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The making of a musical, take 2!! Hapenny Magick

  Making a musical is a lot of work, but how can I complain about something that I love so much? I can’t! It was wonderful getting to work with William Ogmundson  on this project and we have a show that we can be proud of. Not only did I get to work with Will, … Continue reading »

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The Tangled Magick book trailer is here!

Tangled Magick is coming in April 2015! It’s the sequel to my award winning children’s book Hapenny Magick! Here’s what the book is about: A hapenny should live a simple life, but two years ago Maewyn Bridgepost discovered her magick and saved her village from a troll invasion. Now as an official Protector of the … Continue reading »

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A Hapenny Harvest!

Join us on November 15, 2014 for:

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