The Letter that Rocked my World

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Last week Google led me to a letter written by a 5th grader that rocked my world.

The letter was a state level winner of the Letters About Literature contest sponsored by the Library of Congress. It was written to author Beth Vrabel about her book, Pack of Dorks.  I was previously unaware of this chapter book series. Although I don’t know how, because they appear to

Have You Seen This AWESOME Animated Short Trailer? (65 second Video)

 

The Halloween candy hit the display shelves. That’s our cue…

Halloween may never be the same again.

Have you told your friends?

You can get your own copy of the book and animated short HERE, and request an autographed copy, too!

Amazon carries the book only: Black Day: The Monster Rock Band

and ASK YOUR LOCAL BOOKSTORE. (Ours does! And a few other book and music stores around the country do, too!

What I Learned in Bedford, IA, at a Back To School Bash

Marcus in Iowa

Yesterday, Hedgie’s Books and Toys in Bedford, IA, hosted a fun and well attended “End of the Summer Monster Bash” in honor of the last weekend before back to school. The event featured Black Day: The Monster Rock Band.  

Every reading and book event is unique. You never know who or how many people will show up. It’s the nature of the book-promoting-beast. In this case, folks came from miles around, ready for Marcus and his book. The families lined up