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Learn What You Don’t Know

Marketing tip #4 Learn Stuff To quote Leroy Jethro Gibbs (NCIS) when he tells his agents to investigate. “Go! Learn stuff!” They need to do interviews, research facts, and revisit the crime scene a… Source: Learn What You Don’t Know

The Way Back Part 2

I have to get my creative thinking back on track. Since December 30, I’ve been focused almost entirely on getting settled into our condo. Buying things, hanging things, returning things, unpacking things, donating unneeded things and cleaning things became all important to me. I…

Are You Participating

Marketing tip # 2 Participate. There is a learning curve in marketing. The less you know the longer the curve. Educating yourself before you even have a book to market shortens the curve by miles. … Source: Are You Participating

Beautiful

Beautiful Written by Stacy McAnulty                 Illustrated by Joanne Lew-Vriethoff Published by Running Press in 2016 Okay, I’m in love again—at first read. I found a picture book (Beautiful) that is written for every little girl everywhere! My youngest granddaughter is getting this one for…

THANKSGIVING Part 5

But thanks be to God, who always puts us on display in Christ and through us spreads the aroma of the knowledge of Him in every place. I Corinthians 2:14-15 (HCSB) What happens when an athletic team wins a big championship? There’s an even bigger celebration,…

This Is the Feast

This Is the Feast Written by Diane Z. Shore        Illustrated by Megan Lloyd Published by Scholastic, Inc. in 2008   This Is the Feast is a rhyming picture book about the Pilgrims’ journey and settlement of the New World, then their…

Thanksgiving Part 4

Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good! For His mercy endures forever.  I Chronicles 16:34 (NKJV) For me two words stand out in this verse of Scripture. MERCY, and FOREVER. What would I do without the LORD’s mercy? I don’t deserve it. I can’t earn it….

Thanksgiving–A Harvest Celebration

Thanksgiving—A Harvest Celebration Written by Julie Stiegemeyer            Illustrated by Renné Benoit   Published by Concordia Publishing House in 2003   Thanksgiving—A Harvest Celebration is a nonfiction picture book about the Pilgrims’ journey to the New World, their first year…

Thanksgiving Part 3

Oh, that men would give thanks to the Lord for His goodness, And for His wonderful works to the children of men!    Psalm 117:8, 15, 21, 31 (NKJV) How many wonderful works of the LORD’s goodness can you name in 15 seconds? No pre-planning. No “warming up.” Just set the timer…

The Very First Thanksgiving Day

The Very First Thanksgiving Day Written by Rhonda Gowler Greene               Illustrated by Susan Gaber   The Very First Thanksgiving Day is a rhyming picture book that shows young readers the story of the first Thanksgiving celebration in the New World. The illustrations are beautiful….

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