Archive for the ‘Thoughts from my Books’ Category

Title of My Next “Too” Book Contest has a WINNER!

I have to run title contests more often. There were loads of entries – and a little snark on the side. Among the incorrect – but very entertaining – titles were: TOO CASTLEY! (great guess)TOO PURRY!TOO PRICKLY!TOO PASTY!TOO PHONY! (about … Continue reading


Guess the Title of My Next “Too” Book and Win!

I just sold another book to Bloomsbury as part of the TOO PURPLEY! and TOO PICKLEY! series. YIPPEE!! Guess the title of this new book at reidy(dot)jean(at)gmail(dot)com subject line “TOO BOOK TITLE” and you’ll be entered to win an autographed … Continue reading


TOO PICKLEY! Release and a Favor to Ask

Next week on 7/6/2010 TOO PICKLEY! hits bookstore shelves. If you’ve been following my blog, you already know that on release day I’ll be at Musana Children’s Home in Iganga, Uganda, mending mosquito nets, tutoring, playing, singing, dancing, reading and … Continue reading


A Sweet Little Reader Takes on TOO PURPLEY!

My editor sent me this link from a fan today!! Could not be cuter!!


Bowling and Pigeons and Dead Pets

Little kids have a lot to say. In fact, during my school visits, I wouldn’t need to do much talking at all. I could simply introduce myself and my suitcase of “uncomfy clothes” and the kids would take it from … Continue reading

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