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When it comes to the people I work with in publishing, I am very, very blessed. They just did the nicest thing for me!
The book is out!
|The Ocean Between Us by Susan Wiggs (MIRA)|
|Description: After years of following her Navy officer husband on assignment around the world with their three children, Grace Bennett realizes that shes left something behind herself.
Steve Bennett cant understand the unraveling of his wifes heart. He wants to set things right, but when a secret from his past is revealed just as hes sent out to sea, their already-strained relationship is pushed to the edge. Now, with plenty of space to ponder the true distance between them, Grace begins to reinvent herself.
Just as her new self is coming to terms with her family life, the unthinkable happens. A disaster aboard Steve’s ship shatters Grace’s world and all she can do is gather her children around and wait for news to come, good or bad. A Navy wife’s worst nightmare collides with the cold truth that life’s biggest chances can slip away while you’re looking for guarantees.
Way to go, Ocoee Middle School. YOU ROCK.
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I’m launching The Ocean Between Us with a tour around the blog-o-sphere. They’re giving away gift cards and books to people who leave comments, so check it out. Here are the places with hyperlinks and dates.
Stop 1 Seeryus Mama April 21
Stop 2 Bloggin Bout Books April 23
Stop 3 5MinutesForBooks April 25
Stop 4 The Pink Chandelier April 27
Stop 5 New Girl on Post April 29
Stop 6 Harlequin Blog May 3
Stop 7 Booking Mama May 5
Stop 8 The Ever Changing Life of a Military Wife May 7
Would you please check out this feel-good video and its important message? It was created by a 7th-grader from Seattle. Good job, Lindsay!
Get the full scoop here.
My mom is a world-class knitter. She made a blanket for every kid in this class. They are called Grammy Blankets. Thanks Mom!
I’ve known this boy for yeeeeeeeeeears. And today was the world premiere of his short film, “Ringside Seat at Victory Point” which showed at a local film festival. TWO THUMBS UP.