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Cheryl's Latest Blogs

Jul.11.2012 - 6:22 am
I can’t believe *anyone* actually thinks it’s okay to tell rape jokes–never mind that they mind be funny. To me, that’s a sign of great disconnectedness from compassion, from...
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Jul.05.2012 - 9:10 am
Lately I’ve really been wanting software that allows me to easily organize all my notes, research, photos for characters, emails, etc for the manuscripts I’m working on. I use MS...
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Jun.30.2012 - 9:53 am
I just found out from a writing friend that HUNTED is mentioned in today’s Toronto Star article “Great Escapes for Kids and Teens” (reviews by Deirdre Baker)! It’s...
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Jun.20.2012 - 4:19 am
Oh my GOSH!! I just found out–HUNTED has been shortlisted for the Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy! (grinning & grinning) (I did a tiny happy scream just...
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Comments from Cheryl

Feb.10.2012 - 1:49 pm
In response to: Children’s & YA ebooks on sale, & one on writing technique. week of Feb 10, 2012
I didn't know about that, Jennifer! I love the Borrowers; I'll have to watch out for it.
Feb.04.2012 - 5:46 am
In response to: A fantastic day at OLA!
Hi Dolores (smiling at you) OLA stands for Ontario Library Association. It's the Canadian equivalent of ALA. Thank you...
Feb.02.2012 - 6:23 pm
In response to: A fan letter through snail mail
Thank you, Catherine! It feels good to me--and surprising, since most people use email. I used to write to all my...
Nov.03.2011 - 12:16 pm
In response to: Writers--do you need a trusted independent editor for your manuscript? I know a great one: Evelyn Fazio
Oh, good! I'm glad! (beaming) Thanks for letting me know. Take care, Cheryl
Jul.08.2011 - 8:56 am
In response to: Chris Crutcher's book removed from summer reading program
I agree, Annette! It seems so simple, so obvious. You don't like a book, don't want your kid to read it, don't read it...

Published Reviews

HUNTED
Jan.31.2012
Published by GoodReads
"It is fast paced, most definitely exciting and truly different from the standard variety paranormal book." Patty Magyar on GoodReads 4/5 stars

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