How I Spent My Release Day

Posted on Dec 30, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

As I told my parents as I was leaving Wisconsin on Monday, “Tomorrow is going to be just like any other day when I wake up, except my book will be out.” Boy, was I wrong! I didn’t realize that a certain popular author whom I work with (let’s call her Stephenie) would blog about […]

Blog tour

Posted on Dec 21, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Hello all!  I’m doing a blog tour starting next week through January for the release of The Lonely Hearts Club.  Below are the dates – so be sure to check them out.  I’m having a blast doing them (and promise I’ll get back to blogging HERE when I’m done). December 29- The Compulsive Reader                   December […]

Video – The Lonely Hearts Club

Posted on Dec 16, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Scholastic did a really a fun video about The Lonely Hearts Club.  They even let me go around to various famous Beatles landmarks around New York City.  Enjoy! The Lonely Hearts Club Share it!

2010 Events

Posted on Dec 11, 2009 in Uncategorized | One Comment

I’ll be at the following stores talking about and signing copies of THE LONELY HEARTS CLUB.  Hope to see you out there! Friday, January 8, 2010 6:00 p.m. Books of Wonder 18 W. 18th Street New York, NY 10011 Wednesday, February 3, 2010 6:00 p.m. Jefferson Market branch of the New York Public Library 425 […]

Behind the Book, Part 3: The Publisher

Posted on Dec 1, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Now it’s time to secure a publisher. I had an agent and a manuscript (MS) suitable for submission to publishing houses.  Now, we needed to find the best house to publish The Lonely Hearts Club.  The agent determines which editors at which houses would be the best fit for a MS.  For example, if an editor […]