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Current Writing Project: REGGIE ROCKETSHIP AND HIS BOOM BOOM POW GALAXY OF SECRETS  Become a REGGIE ROCKETSHIP fan...click HERE. Follow REGGIE ROCKETSHIP AND HIS BOOM BOOM POW GALAXY OF SECRET adventures, while his #1 fan, Ben Campbell, relates his unusual and fantastic discoveries.
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In Megan Crewe's debut novel for young adults, Give Up The Ghost, her main character, Cass, is more comfortable hanging with ghosts than "breathers," especially when she discovers she can use the spirits to dig up the dirt on all of the back-stabbing poseurs at her school. But when...
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Views, Reviews and Weird News So what have I got to offer you in this weeks "Views, Reviews and Weird News? Some fresh reviews at various blogs, a radio appearance or two and history coming back to life VIEWS and REVIEWS: GOODREADS **** I do not typically read books that are geared towards...
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Write what you know. We've all heard it before. And it works. Just ask Danielle Joseph. For Shrinking Violet, Joseph’s debut novel for young adults, she borrowed from her college radio days to create the on-air world that shy high school senior Teresa Adams only dreams of. But when Tere...
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When Savannah first lays eyes on Jackson, she knows he's much more than a summer romance. He's the one. And Jackson proves it, even supporting Savannah through a scary hospitalization for severe asthma. She's convinced it's because of Jackson that her asthma is improving. But when he's called...
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In September my next YA novel will come out, CRAZY BEAUTIFUL, a contemporary re-visioning of Beauty & the Beast told in he-said/she-said fashion about a boy with hooks for hands and a gorgeous girl who meet on their first day at a new school. Now, about those hooks... When I originally...
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COLD HANDS, WARM HEART, Jill Wolfson. Amanda is a 14-year-old with gymnast dreams. Dani is a teen who was born with her heart on the wrong side of her body. When Amanda takes a header during a meet one day, resulting in irreversible damage, her parents make the decision to donate her organs to...
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When I have the time, I'm going to post reviews I write else-Internet here as well so others can get turned on to more good books. DAVID INSIDE OUT, Lee Bantle. This YA novel isn't due out until May but I got my hands on an advance copy, it's by far the best book I've read in the last week, so...
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For this episode's unearthings: the wonderful works of Christopher Pike!  Any other Christopher Pike fans in the house? Anyone that grew up in the 80s and 90s is familiar with a few key authors that wrote young adult series'. There's "Francine Pascal" of Sweet Valley Twins fame. There's R...
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As I am new to Red Room, I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself to those who will stop by my member page. My name is Brian M. Gelinas. I am a newspaper reporter and published creative writer. I published my first novel, American Odyssey, in October 2006 through POD publisher...