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Jennifer Carson

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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Rue the Reindeer, new sewing pattern available!

Rue the Reindeer is 19″ long and stuffed full of winter love. Sewing pattern includes full size patterns and illustrated directions plus a list of awesome suppliers. Rue is not jointed. Safe for children. Eyes and nose are needle felted. You may make finished animals for sale. You can find this pattern in my Etsy … Continue reading »

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Winter Events Update!

You can always shop in my Etsy store, but if you’d like to meet me in person come to one of these fabulous  area events! Bayswater Books– November 28, 2015  11-1pm In the beautiful town of Center Harbor, NH. I’ll be signing books on Small Business Saturday in this lovely book store! Book Signing— Barnes … 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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New kits available in the Etsy store!

Just in time for gift making, I’ve added kits for the very popular Tidbit Faerie dolls. These fairies are the perfect size for dollhouses, ornaments or pins. You’ve got the choice of 4 different skin colors (in a pre-sewn tube!), lots of felt colors, and 6 different hair colors. Check out the listing here. I’ve … Continue reading »

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New handmade journals, upcycled from vintage children’s books

Last weekend was the Warner Fall Foliage Festival. We have gone to this festival every year since we’ve lived in New Hampshire, but this year we missed it. Both of my husband’s grandparent’s passed away recently and we made the 14 hour drive back to Michigan for their memorial service this past weekend. Fortunately, you … 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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Two new hand sewing patterns now available!

Gnome Sweet Gnome Bring a little magic of the forest into your home with this cute wool felt applique project. 14″ in diameter. Use as a candle mat or table centerpiece. Download it from following the link below or find it on Etsy. Gnome Sweet Gnome Bring a little magic of the forest into … Continue reading »

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Press Release for Event at Annie’s Book Stop in Worchester, MA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Worcester Needs Diverse Books–Authors, illustrators, and editors are making children’s and YA literature more welcoming to all.   Visit ABSW for an afternoon of readings, discussion, and Q&A about diversity for our students.   Worcester, MA, June 22 – On Saturday, July 25, authors, editors, and illustrators of diverse children’s and YA … Continue reading »

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