|THE NINJA BEHIND IT ALL|
So there I was at Chapter 7, feeling pretty smug when, wham, this other middle grade popped into my head, one I’d written and tucked away a year ago. All that book needed was a few adjustments, and I’d have something ready for my critique group, and maybe I could sub it by this summer.
Here’s the story: I was at my desk, hammering out those “adjustment” when I heard this pounding at my front door. When I opened it a whole gaggle of people clustered outside. One, a young nondescript girl wearing either a sweater or a blouse, I couldn’t tell, stepped out of the group.
|They looked like Ben and Allie from Chapter 7|
I picked out two characters who had to be Ben and Allie because they looked like Ben and Allie, the ones from Chapter 7. The other characters cast jealous glances in their direction.
|She’d at least like a nice sweater.|
“Good question. You never decided, remember? When you get around to finishing that story, however, I’d like a sweater. Cashmere. Bright yellow.” And off she walked, or ambled, or cavorted. I haven’t made up my mind.
Composers For Relief Cover Reveal for Beyond the Binding
I’ve been looking forward to seeing this for a while. I’m not disappointed. Are you?
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