Thursday, July 25, 2013

This week we're celebrating...

It's Friday again so that means celebration day. This week we're celebrating..
  • The remarkable interview created by my friend, Janice Spina. It's the second time I've had the privilege of spending time with her. You're all invited to visit her website: to check it out. :You'll see more illustrations than I have posted on the interview on my blog. Thank you so much, Janice!
  • A very nice review for Charlene the Star, written my Murees Dupe`. Please stop by her website: has also just posted a lovely review for Charlene the Star and Hattie's Heroes, as well. Thank you, Murees.
  •   Tails of Sweetbrier is available in paperback. Here's the link:
  • I'd like to send a special thank you to my friend and fellow author, Sarah Mazor for celebrating the release of Tails of Sweetbrier with me by posting her review on her blog. I hope everyone stops by to read her review and other news about the adorable books she helps create. You'll find them at Sarah's teenage son, Ari has just published an adorable book called, Clothes Have Feelings, Too. It's already getting rave reviews!
  • My friend, Janice Spina is now officially an author! She's finished her adorable book, Louey the Lazy Elephant. Janice, her husband and her family have worked so hard for Louey's debut! Go Louey! I can' t wait to meet him. Keep up with Louey' s progress by checking in at
  • I had the unexpected honor of receiving the Wonderful Team Member Readership Award-I was stunned to have received this award. Thank you, Janice!


  1. Lots of lovely writerly celebrations this week. Congrats on your reviews and award.

  2. Thank you, Suzanne. The awards are always a huge surprise and we are pleased about the reviews. Hope you have a lovely week. I'll be checking in to see what you're celebrating as well.

  3. Thank you Deanie for this award. It is an honor to receive it and to have you as a friend!

    Congratulations on receiving this award. You deserve each and every accolade that is bestowed upon you. You are a very witty and talented author.

  4. Thanks, Janice. I'm really excited to have gotten this award and to share it with you, one of my favorite friends. Now you and Louey have an extra little thing to celebrate. )

  5. So many celebrations! How fantastic ;)

    Congrats to Janice and to you for getting great reviews! Enjoy your weekend, my dear Deanie!

  6. You have something new to celebrate too, Katherine, because I nominated you for the Wonderful Team Member Readership Award. ) Have a great weekend and thanks for coming by my blog.

  7. Looks like lots of wonderful things to celebrate!

  8. Thank you, Sarah, it was an exciting week. Glad to hear from you and I"m glad you had some nice things to cheer about as well.

  9. Deanie this is awesome. You've had a wonderful week of celebrations!
    I'm off to Murees' blog to check out the review.
    Congrats on the award too.
    Writer In Transit

  10. Thanks, Michelle! Murrees did a great job on her review and receiving any award is always an honor for me. Actually, I'm always stunned to receive them. Anyway, thank you for the compliments and for stopping by. Have a great weekend.

  11. What a great set of celebrations! & congrats on your award.

  12. Thank you, VikLit. I'm always honored and stunned when I'm nominated for an award. And we had lots of other things to cheer about this week as well.