The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom has received 5-star reviews from National Children’s Book Examiner (which is hosting a signed-copy giveaway — enter here) and Common Sense Media (which officially declares the book good for kids!).
Click here for my very first video interview, in which I answer questions from Misty, of TheBookRat.com. As is true of many people, I hate the way I look and sound on camera, so I, myself, won’t be viewing this interview any more. But by all means, please give if a go. In it, I reveal some teaser info about Hero’s Guide Book II.
Interested in hearing how astonishingly talented artist Todd Harris came up with those awesome designs for The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom? Check out this interview with him on A Backwards Story.
Click over to Muggle-Born.net for a behind-the-scenes look at the writing and editorial process of The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom. It’s all part of the huge, multiple-website-spanning Fairy Tale Fortnight extravaganza.
Learn all sorts of interesting things about me (like my love for oatmeal and Avatar: The Last Airbender) in this in-depth interview with Jean Vallesteros of Book Nerd.
In this exclusive Hero’s Guide excerpt on the blog, Mod Podge Bookshelf, you can be introduced to tween princess Lila, the only of Hero’s Guide’s heroes not to be based on a pre-existing classic character. Once again, the excerpt is accompanied by awesome artwork by Todd Harris.
Zip over to Novel Novice (where I’ll also have an interview next month) to find an excerpt from The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kigndom. This snippet reveals some of the backstory between our Cinderella and, Frederic, her Prince Charming. It’s accompanied by more lovely art by Todd Harris.
Two more fantastic book blogs have posted exclusive excerpts and sneak peek art reveals from The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom. The first, on The Book Rat, details a bit of villainous backstory. The second, on A Backwards Story, gives you a glimpse of the might Prince Gustav in action. I hope you’re as blown away by Todd Harris’s illustrations as I was.
Today, the fantastic blog, There’s A Book, is playing host to a quartet of new Hero’s Guide illustrations by the awesome Todd Harris. There’s also an excerpt that will give you a sneak peek at Snow White’s dwarf friends. Plus, blogger Danielle Smith has some very nice things to say about the book. Check it out.