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Travels with Swarm

THIN AIR was absolutely fantastic! Such an amazing opportunity to meet readers and writers and literature lovers, including a group of keen creative kids at Vincent Massey Collegiate. The questions they asked after my reading there were better than some posed by adults. I anticipate a few new writers will be emerging out of this […]

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Open Book Toronto: Writers as Readers

I love answering questionnaires. All those ones on Facebook – if you were an animal what would you be? salt or sugar? shoes or no shoes? – and now, thanks to Open Book Toronto, I get to talk about the books I love. Nothing beats that for a writer (and a reader)! Check it out here or […]

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And the winners are…

Well, it’s done. My Goodreads Giveaway ended on August 15th, while I was off in the wilderness, a few hundred kilometres away from my computer. So, let me say a big thank you to all the folks who signed up to request a free copy of Swarm. In the end, nearly 1800 people put their […]

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Swarm by Lauren  Carter

Goodreads Giveaway: Enter to Win!

Goodreads Book Giveaway Swarm by Lauren Carter Giveaway ends August 15, 2013. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter to win

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Ready to Roll

We’re ready to roll, people. Swarm is now up on the Brindle & Glass website and Amazon. It’s all set to launch in mid-September and can be pre-ordered online. Or, better still, support your local indie bookstore (Lord knows they need the love) and/or library (ditto) and ask them to pre-order it for you. My […]

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Swarm Cover Art

Lately I’ve been off my blog a bit. The solidity of the winter’s grip has made the days seem almost the same – blue sky, white snow – as if the deep-freeze is having an effect on time. But it’s not like things aren’t happening:  J. and I danced with new friends until the wee […]

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Isn’t It What’s Inside That Counts?

The other day, I snuffled around a bit on my bookshelves, sticking my nose into the pages of some of my favourites – The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse by Louise Erdrich, You Must Remember This by Joyce Carole Oates, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath, Bear by Marian Engel – […]

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