Meeting Werner Stejskal, author of Oliver and Jumpy

Werner Stejskal is the author of the children's series "Oliver and Jumpy" for small to primary school aged children. The Oliver stories started out with YouTube clips and are now available as picture books as well. Werner's involvement in "Oliver and Jumpy" is only the latest project in a very interesting life. Born in Austria he … Continue reading Meeting Werner Stejskal, author of Oliver and Jumpy

Meeting KP Smith, author of Growing Pains: Kendra’s diaries

Meet KP Smith, the author of Growing Pains: Kendra's diaries - the first in a 3 book series. it was her love of reading that ignited her decision to write and when not reading or writing you'll find her enjoying many other hobbies in her home town of New Orleans. The KP Smith Interview What … Continue reading Meeting KP Smith, author of Growing Pains: Kendra’s diaries

Meeting co authors, Erin Kurt and Laara Exsnar

Please welcome two yummy authors to the Thursday Throng spotlight this week. Erin and Laara are the mother and daughter team behind the Celia and Cedric Yummy Adventures. The idea behind the books is a series where the characters would model positive character traits and learn how to make and eat yummy, nutrient-dense food (or as Laara likes … Continue reading Meeting co authors, Erin Kurt and Laara Exsnar

An interview with HW Cumming, author of The Adventures of Horace, George and Ingle: The Rise of the Black Knight

This week it is my great pleasure to introduce HW Cumming to the Thursday Throng. HW is the author of The Adventures of Horace, George and Ingle: The Rise of the Black Knight and is very kindly giving away a copy of his book to one lucky commenter. All you need to do to take … Continue reading An interview with HW Cumming, author of The Adventures of Horace, George and Ingle: The Rise of the Black Knight

The Thursday Throng – Meeting Emma Piers author of the Therapeutic Bedtime Stories series for Children

'Throng' is n. - A multitude of persons or of living beings pressing or pressed into a close body or assemblage; a crowd. Welcome to a new section of this blog which I'm calling The Thursday Throng in honour of the throng that waits eagerly outside the book store when a new author is doing a book … Continue reading The Thursday Throng – Meeting Emma Piers author of the Therapeutic Bedtime Stories series for Children