Tag: Armchair BEA

Giveaway Day: Armchair BEA Day Four

Posted May 29, 2014 by Lory in giveaways / 20 Comments
Giveaway Day: Armchair BEA Day Four

Today is Giveaway Day at Armchair BEA, that wonderful virtual conference for bloggers who can’t attend the live-action Book Expo America in NYC. I’m giving this topic a somewhat personal spin: as I mentioned in my introduction post, one of my jobs is working as Managing Editor for the Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North […]

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Keeping It Short: Armchair BEA Day Three

Posted May 28, 2014 by Lory in lists / 12 Comments
Keeping It Short: Armchair BEA Day Three

  Confession: I do not generally like novellas or short stories. If a story is worth telling, it seems to me it should go on for as long as possible — or at least for a good couple of hundred pages. I’m usually left unsatisfied by shorter works of fiction, and my favorite books tend […]

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Author Interactions: Armchair BEA Day Two

Posted May 27, 2014 by Lory in events / 17 Comments
Author Interactions: Armchair BEA Day Two

For Day Two of Armchair BEA, we’re sharing something about interactions with authors. I’ve met a few authors and attended some readings I enjoyed, but my favorite interaction has to be the letter I received from Robin McKinley when I wrote to her at age 14. Among other questions (advice for would-be writers, favorite books), […]

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