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    Featured on Red Headed Book Lover

    I’m excited to share that I have been featured on the Red Headed Book Lover blog! I came in contact with Aimee Ann from the Red Headed Book Lover shortly after my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact,” was released. Aimee Ann does a great job of exposing readers to new books, and it was a true joy to connect with her! If you’re looking for new authors and books to check out, feel free to visit her website (https://redheadedbooklover.com/). Here is an excerpt from my author spotlight: “…so I am excited to tell you a little bit more about author Caldric Blackwell whose The Young Alchemist series compelled…

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    Fun Middle School Book

    For anyone looking for a fun middle school book, check out my newest book, THE SACRED ARTIFACT, the second book in the Young Alchemist series. The story follows Craig Pike, a student alchemist who went a major quest in the first book in the series. In THE SACRED ARTIFACT, Craig partners with Audrey, a clever archer, and Cornelius to discover the secrets of a mysterious artifact. If you want to learn more about this fun middle school book, then check out the link below. Learn more about “The Sacred Artifact” by clicking here.

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    Ernest Hemingway Writing Process

    I’ve always loved reading about other authors’ writing processes. One of my favorite authors, Ernest Hemingway, has a particularly interesting writing process. Fortunately, the Ernest Hemingway writing process and other attributes are well-documented in this fantastic article by the Paris Review. If you want to read about Ernest Hemingway writing process and other info, check out the link below! Read the article here: https://www.theparisreview.org/interviews/4825/ernest-hemingway-the-art-of-fiction-no-21-ernest-hemingway

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    Writing Process of Truman Capote

    Ever wanted to learn about the writing process of Truman Capote? If you’re anything like me, you answered with a resounding yes. I’ve always enjoyed reading about the writing processes of other authors. It’s part inspiration, part fascination, and part curiosity. Luckily, PBS has saved the day with a fantastic piece on the writing process of Truman Capote. Let me know what you think! Read the article here: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/truman-capote-about-the-author/58/

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    Best Book for Eighth Graders

    If you’re a parent of an eighth grader … or even just someone looking for the Best Book for Eighth Graders, then check out my middle grade novel, THE MISSING ALCHEMIST. The story revolves around an alchemy student who must go on a mission to rescue his teacher, Cornelius, who has been kidnapped by a mysterious villain. Learn more about THE MISSING ALCHEMIST (Best Book for Eighth Graders) by clicking here.

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    Best Easy Reader Book for Kids

    If you are looking for the best easy reader book for kids, then look no further than THE ENCHANTED RIVER RACE by Caldric Blackwell. The plot follows three kids on an action-packed mission to win a magical river race. Filled with imagination and fun, this book is sure to entertain young readers! Learn more about best easy reader book for kids here: https://caldricblackwell.com/easy-reader-book-river-race/    

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    Last Chance to Get a Free Copy of THE SACRED ARTIFACT

    Today is the last day to get a FREE Kindle edition of my middle grade fantasy novel, THE SACRED ARTIFACT. The free promotion ran from 7/26/19 to 7/30/19 — and is now on the last day. It’s your last chance to get this book for free before you have to pay again. Thanks to all who have downloaded copies so far! Get your free Kindle edition of THE SACRED ARTIFACT here: https://www.amazon.com/Sacred-Artifact-Young-Alchemist-Book-ebook/dp/B07NC1NQG9

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    Free Kindle Kids Books

    Like free Kindle Kids books? Then check out my middle grade fantasy novel, THE SACRED ARTIFACT. The book is FREE for Kindle, starting today. The free promotion of THE SACRED ARTIFACT is from 7/26/19 to 7/30/19! So get your copy while you can! Get your FREE copy of THE SACRED ARTIFACT here: https://www.amazon.com/Sacred-Artifact-Young-Alchemist-Book-ebook/dp/B07NC1NQG9