Mayra Calvani's Blog – October 2011 Archive (10)

Do you have a little girl who plays the violin?

Please consider my newly released picture book, The Doll Violinist, as a gift for her this Christmas!

 

Here's a short blurb: 

Five days before Christmas, Emma is captivated by a doll in a shop window. Each day, she sneaks out of the orphanage to check if it’s been…

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 23, 2011 at 2:26pm — No Comments

Book Review: Becoming: The Life & Musings of a Girl Poet, by Nadia Janice Brown

I thoroughly enjoyed this collection of poems by Nadia Janice Brown. They are spiritual, inspirational and full of ‘writer’ sensibility, which I love. The tone is ‘quiet,’ making this little collection perfect for your night table, to be read before bedtime.

Brown’s pen touches upon various subjects: God, the Genesis,…

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 20, 2011 at 2:40pm — No Comments

Dark Lullaby now on Kindle for only .99 cents!

At a trendy Turkish tavern one Friday night, astrophysicist Gabriel Diaz meets a mysterious young woman. Captivated by her beauty as well as her views on good and evil, he spends the next several days with her. Soon, however, he begins to notice a strangeness in her–her skin’s abnormally high temperature, her…

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 20, 2011 at 2:52am — No Comments

The Cat Cellar and Other Stories

Set against the backdrop of Puerto Rico, Belgium, Turkey, and the US, these seven stories range from the mysterious to the paranormal to the bizarre.

 Now on Kindle for only $.99!

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 19, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Book Review: The Silent and the Lost, by Abu Bin Mohammed Zubair

The Silent and the Lost is an interesting and educational novel about the war between East and West Pakistan in the 1970s.



The story starts in Brentwood, California in 1997 at the beautiful wedding of Alex Salim McKensie & Sangeeta Rai, a couple deeply in love. Alex, our hero, was adopted at the age of four in…

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 19, 2011 at 2:22pm — No Comments

Book Review: How to Tell A Great Story, by Aneeta Sundararaj

For several years, Aneeta Sundararaj has been helping writers through her website with countless articles, reviews and interviews. Now, she has compiled all her experience and expertise in her new book for beginner writers, How to Tell a Great Story.

After a brief introduction, Sundararaj takes beginners through all the steps necessary to become a great storyteller, from vital preparation, to…

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 14, 2011 at 6:26am — No Comments

Book Review: The Adventures of Zeppi: New Friends (book 1)



The Adventures of Zeppi: New Friends (book 1)

By C.K. Omillin

Blurb.com

Children’s picture book, 24 pages, $15.55…

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 11, 2011 at 11:02am — No Comments

Halloween Special: Buy 1 book, get 2 free!

Dear Readers,

I’d like to announce the release of my paranormal suspense novel, EMBRACED BY THE…

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 9, 2011 at 4:39pm — No Comments

Book Review: Diary of a Beverly Hills Matchmaker, by Marla Martenson

Have you ever wondered what it's like to be the head matchmaker of a high-class Beverly Hills dating service? In this her candid and witty memoir, Marla Martenson takes you on a humorous ride through the ups and downs of her life working for such a place, as she struggles with the…

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 5, 2011 at 9:53am — No Comments

Does Your Child Love Penguins? Introduce Him to The Adventures of Zeppi!

After a career in the corporate world, Charlotte K. Omillin decided to dedicate her time to writing and illustrating stories for children. She’s the author of…

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Added by Mayra Calvani on October 2, 2011 at 4:25am — No Comments

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