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Tagged With: middle grade

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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Author Jim Hines can’t wait to read Hapenny Magick to his kids!

“Carson has created a delightful story of joy and wonder and courage. I’m looking forward to sharing this one with my children.” Jim Hines, author of the Jig the Goblin series. His newest novel Libriomancer is now available. When marketing maven Kirsten Cappy from Curious City  me who I would ask for a blurb for … Continue reading »

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Audio book sneak peek for Hapenny magick, chapter 2!

If you didn’t hear the first chapter, visit this page first! Hapenny-Chapter2 This is the second chapter of the audio book version of Hapenny Magick which will be available this summer! And don’t forget to visit Simon’s website too for listens of his other fantastic tales!

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Children’s Book Week Giveaway

In honor of Children’s Books week Pugalicious Press is doing a giveaway for Hapenny Magick! You can also sign up for the Goodreads giveaway for Hapenny Magick too! The Goodreads giveaway ends on June 1st. The Pugalicious giveaway ends sooner! Don’t miss out =0) And check out the awesome reviews on Goodreads and Amazon! Goodreads … Continue reading »

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Reads for Tweens, Find Out What Your Kids are Reading!

Reads 4 Tweens offers book reviews aimed at the adults who care about the books that kids aged 8 to 12 (give or take a few years) might be reading. While there’s no reason kids shouldn’t explore the site, the reviews are full of spoilers—they’re intended to inform about content, not explicitly persuade anyone to … Continue reading »

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Interviewed by Erin Whalen about my love for children’s books and fantasy

This winter ,shortly after Hapenny Magick was released, I was interviewed in Rhode Island by artist Erin Whalen in her studio/store called The Story Emporium. Here is the interview for your watching pleasure!

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Hapenny Book Party tomorrow! Come eat Hapenny Cakes!

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World Read Aloud Day, March 7th!

World Read Aloud Day is about taking action to show the world that the right to read and write belongs to all people. World Read Aloud Day motivates children, teens, and adults worldwide to celebrate the power of words, especially those words that are shared from one person to another, and creates a community of … Continue reading »

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Maewyn Unveiled!

Hi everyone! I just finished the prototype of Maewyn, the main character in  my new children’s book, Hapenny Magick! The pattern for her will be available in December when the book is published, but I thought I’d give you a sneak peek. You can pre-order the book from my etsy store, or at my … Continue reading »

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A Great Kickstart!

Wow! only 24 hours in and my project on Kickstarter is 1/3 funded! I’m amazed and grateful for the fantastic people I have in my life.  Perhaps you’d like to help me reach my goal of publishing my second book, Hapenny Magick too? Just $10.00 will get you a copy of the book and some … Continue reading »

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