A fairytale at heart, this is the second chapter in the epic saga of the youngest and most fickle of the four Norn Sisters. WHERE EBON SOUNDS LIKE IVORY–A. NICKY HJORT

EBONSOUNDSLIKEIVORYNN2.jpg A fairytale at heart, this is the second chapter in the epic saga of the youngest and most fickle of the four Norn Sisters. The same feisty immortal creature who must discover her true origins to understand her inherent inner darkness. Only this way can she learn the meaning of unconditional sacrifice in the name of impenetrable love…when, as her destiny would have it, all the branches of such a powerful tree tremble treacherously in her tiny little hands.

September 16, 2018

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THAT SUMMER: MURDER AT CAMP SUMAC PART 15

CAMP SUMACAs I slept in the comfort of Patrick’s arms, I still dreamt of the camp.

It was our final night in camp. My cabin mates and I exchanged addresses and phone numbers and then wrote in each other’s autographed books at dinner time. It was a feast. The kitchen staff served roast beef and all the trimmings. It was a wonderful sendoff. The interim camp director made a speech about how despite the tragedy of one camper’s death, he hoped that we would pressure our memories of Camp sumac.

Kathie gave me a knowing look across the table. I would remember but not for the same reason the others would. I was sad and still a bit shaken by my near drowning incident that afternoon but I managed to keep it together at the campfire.

The next morning after breakfast, the buses arrived. We carried our stuff to the pickup area. I exchanged hugs with my girls and then Michelle drew me away. “I know it’s going to be hard for you honey but tried to have a good life. Your best to put this behind you. You were so brave! I would’ve freaked a little okay I would’ve freak the lot but tried to forget what happened.”

I shook my head “I will always carry this summer in my heart at least up to that point. I’m still angry that Janet dragged two girls into her murderous scheme!” I replied vehemently

Michelle nodded in agreement “yes, it is tragic but there’s no real proof that they were even there.”

“Then I should’ve said something!” I exclaimed

Michelle shook her head “no carry! Getting thrown out of camp wasn’t worth it..” She stated

but because I didn’t speak up, three people got away with murder.” I answered

“I know how you feel please say nothing when you get home. Be a kid okay. Go on and live your best life. I will always remember you as one of my favourites!” Michelle hugged me with tears in her eyes.

I nodded and hugged her back knowing she was right but there would never be just as for Katie and that made me sad and angry.

The bus ride was uneventful. I slept most of the way and nibbled on the bag lunch and gave us the trip. Once I stepped off the bus I managed to put that summer behind me.

 

 

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THIS THANKSGIVING SOMEONE COOKS UP A MURDER IN THE FALLS! AN EMLYN GOODE MYSTERY NOVELLA BY SUSAN LYNN SOLOMON

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5.0 out of 5 starsOnce again Emlyn solves a murder!
August 11, 2018 – Published on Amazon.com

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A psychic medium once said that if you find a random dime, it is a sign that someone that you have loved and lost is thinking of you. A DIME IS A SIGN –SHERRILL S. CANNON

a dime is a signA psychic medium once said that if you find a random dime, it is a sign that someone that you have loved and lost is thinking of you.

A Dime is a Sign Through Time

If you find a dime,

You will know that I’m

Sending thoughts of love

Through the veil of time.

Ten cents with a silver shine,

A sense sent you to help remind

That someone who left you behind

Is always living in your mind.

Sending love and vibes,

Felt as psychic sighs …

The ones that you miss,

Send you a kiss …

Sherrill S. Cannon’s second book of poetry contains messages written through the years in poetic form that put feelings into words. As a teacher, many of her poems helped counsel troubled teens and friends.

There are three sections in the book: Heads, Spinning, and Tails … (Love & Loss: Coin Toss?). The variety of lyrical poetry forms include free verse, blank verse, haiku, and sonnets, while some are just playing with words!

Hopefully, this is also a book of healing.

Sherrill S. Cannon, a former teacher and grandmother of ten, is the author of nine acclaimed rhymed children’s books, plus a recent award-winning book of poetry (A Penny for Your Thoughts), which together have received 63 national and international book awards since 2011. She also wrote seven published plays for elementary school children that have been performed in over 25 countries. Most of her children’s books emphasize consideration for others. Married for 58 years, she and her spouse are now retired, live in Pennsylvania, and travel in their RV from coast to coast, spending time with their children and grandchildren, and sharing her books along the way!

downloadEnvelop yourself in the tenderly flowing words of romantic poetry in the unforgettably lyrical collection, A Dime Is A Sign: Poems of Love & Loss (Feelings Into Words) by Sherrill S. Cannon. Life is full of love and loss, but at times we experience our feelings and emotions so intensely, we can’t put them into words. Allow the soft fluidity of the gentle poetry to caress your soul and bring comfort to your mind as you read through the sublime sonnets, poems, haiku, blank verse, and free-flowing verses. Each poem is meant to help convey a moment of deep emotion, and speak straight to the soul to help you better process each unique stage of love you experience. The delicately soothing words invite you to float lightly among the author’s words and get lost in love.  
A Dime Is A Sign: Poems of Love & Loss (Feelings Into Words) by Sherrill S. Cannon is a breathtaking book of romantic poetry. As a school teacher, wife of fifty-eight years, mother, and grandmother, Cannon has lived her words, writing them down throughout the years to help counsel teens and friends through love and heartache. Love and romance are beautiful, but loss can be tragically painful. We often ask ourselves, “Is it worth the pain to love?” The poems in this collection have answered with a resounding, “yes.” The words moved me. Every word of every line held beauty and meaning. The poetry is based on the different stages of love — from young, new love, to older forbidden love — and the verses in this book were written to speak to both young teens and older adults. 5 Stars – Reviewed By Alyssa Elmore for Readers’ Favorite

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THE GANGS MISSION IS TO GO BACK TO WWII AND RETRIEVE A SPECIAL BOOK BEFORE THE NAZIS DO! THE LAST TIMEKEEPERS AND THE DARK SECRET!

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I will start by saying that I have read the first book in The Timekeepers series and I thought that this one was much better than the first. The writing got much better in this one. It was easier to follow who was who in this book. The author didn’t switch back and forth between characters first and last names as much in this book, actually rarely at all. It made it much easier to follow.The beginning of this book started out wonderfully. The writing immediately grabbed my attention. I started flying through the first half of the book. I was enjoying the story, the humorous ways the characters teased each other lovingly and the adventure was one that really piqued my interest. It had some funny moments.

Midway, or closer to the end the story just seemed to lose its sparkle for me. I found myself losing interest and becoming distracted. I think things started happening too quickly and too much at once. I just started to feel like it was being rushed. Towards the very end of the story events started to catch my attention again and keep my interest.

There was a cute little surprise in the story and it had some sweet moments. There was one particular event that happened close to the end that kind of confused me. One moment someone or something was gone, but then in the end of the story returned. I don’t know if I was missing something or what. It wasn’t really explained how this came to be.

I loved that a particular very important lady from History plays a part as a character in this story. I thought the short role she played was brilliant in this story and I think it was one of the parts of this book that I most enjoyed.

All in all, this book was not too bad. It was very imaginative and refreshing. It seems that the author gets better with each book. I would probably read the next book in this series because of this reason. Romance seems to be starting to develop a little bit for some of the characters so I would like to see where it goes.

Fans of Rick Riordan’s middle grade novels may enjoy reading this series.

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Fourteen year-old Jordan Jensen always considered himself a team player on and off the field, until the second Timekeeper mission lands him in Amsterdam during World War Two. Pulled into the world of espionage, torture, and intolerance, Jordan and the rest of the Timekeepers have no choice but to do whatever they can to stay one step ahead of the Nazis in order to find and protect a mysterious book.

With the help of the Dutch Resistance, an eccentric baron, Nordic runes, and an ancient volume originating from Atlantis, Jordan must learn that it takes true teamwork, trust, and sacrifice to keep time safe from the evils of fascism. Can Jordan find the hero within to conquer the darkness surrounding the Timekeepers? If he doesn’t, then the terrible truth of what the Nazis did will never see the light of day.

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THE STORY OF SEBASTIAN MASTERS STARTS HERE WITH BLOODY HEARTS BY PAUL NOSACH!

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WOW THIS IS A REAL TREAT FOR THE LITTLE READERS IN YOUR LIFE! LISTEN TO THE BUSY BUS ON AUDIBLE!–MARSHA CASPER COOK

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Kids laugh at the strangest things. This funny short-rhyming book is jam-packed with rhymes that will not only entertain children, but also the adults hearing the poems with them.

 

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August 28, 2014

Format: Kindle Edition

Not only do I enjoy reading children’s books to my youngest grand-children, I, myself, like reading them. And I love the illustrations.. I find the best books to be fun, clever and uplifting. And “The Busy Bus” is one of the most special ones I’ve read in a long time.

The 32 poems in this book cover an amazing range of things kids like to giggle about; from mean teachers to pink pigs, smelly socks to singing, flowers, fish and much more. I like that a single poem with a really cute illustration fits on a single page. Author Marsha Casper Cook planned her lay-out well, just as she did the topics of interest to children. She certainly knows a child’s mind.

My very favorite poem is the one about smelly socks; it made me giggle the most. And I really got a kick out of Isabella Pimpinella with her red umbrella. I could name many more, but you will have to read for yourself to truly enjoy this author’s talent.

I can’t wait to read this to little Maya or Christopher, but if they don’t visit soon, I’ll send a copy to their mothers so they can read to them.

This author has many children’s books on Amazon and since Isabella Pimpinella now has her own series, I already have “Isabella Pimpinella’s Magic Potion,”. I’m going to read that next. Looks like I’ll be on a kiddy-kick for a while trying to keep up with this precocious, lovable character.

Highly recommended…

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