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    Author Interview About Writing Middle Grade

    I recently did an interview about writing middle grade and other aspects of my new book, “The Sacred Artifact,” with the brilliant Fiona Mcvie. The interview is live now, and I am excited to hear what the readers think! This is one of the more in-depth interviews I have done about my new novel and writing career in general. We touched on the inspiration for “The Sacred Artifact,” which I think fans of the book will really enjoy. We also talked quite a bit about my path from being an avid reader as a child to majoring in English to writing middle grade novels. I even cover how my writing…

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    “The Missing Alchemist”

    I’ve been posting a lot about my new middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact,” but haven’t said much about the first book in the series, “The Missing Alchemist.” In fact, I don’t think I’ve made a single blog post about the book since the website overhaul. This post should remedy that…. “The Missing Alchemist,” book one in the Young Alchemist series, is a middle grade fantasy novel, aimed at ages 10 to 14. The book follows fourteen-year-old alchemy student Craig Pike on a mission to rescue his alchemy teacher. Having grown up in an orphanage, Craig appreciates his comfortable life as a student of Cornelius, a world-renowned alchemist. But…

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    Easy Read Fantasy Book for Kids Giveaway!

    Are you looking for a chance to win a FREE copy of a middle grade fantasy novel? Look no further! I’m currently holding a giveaway of my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Missing Alchemist,” on Goodreads. This is the first novel in the Young Alchemist series — and it’s a great easy read fantasy book for kids ages 9 to 14. Enter now for a chance to win a signed copies! Enter now before the giveaway ends. Let me know if there are any questions! Click here to enter the giveaway for my middle grade fantasy novel.

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    Win a Free Copy of Middle Grade Fantasy Novel | Giveaway

    Looking for a free chance to win a copy of a middle grade fantasy novel? You’ve come to the right place! I’m currently holding a giveaway of my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact,” on Goodreads. The novel is a great easy read fantasy book for kids ages 9 to 14. Enter now for a chance to win one of thirty signed copies! Enter now before the giveaway ends. Let me know if there are any questions! Click here to enter the giveaway for my middle grade fantasy novel.

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    Middle Grade Author Interview with Books Direct

    Want to read an interview with a middle grade author? Well, you’re in luck! I’m happy to share a new middle grade author interview I did with Books Direct about my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact.” If you’d like to read a middle grade author interview, then look no further! The interview was quite in-depth, and I think fans of middle grade fantasy will enjoy getting an inside look at the writing process for my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact.” Check out the “The Sacred Artifact” interview with Books Direct here. 

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    Editor Charlene Reviews The Sacred Artifact

    I am honored to share a brand new review of my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact.” The review was done by Editor Charlene, a reader, an editor, and an all-around book lover. The Editor Charlene site is worth checking out whether you’re an avid reader or a passionate writer. Charlene’s review touches on some things I hoped readers would pick up on. It’s always good to hear what a reader thinks of “The Sacred Artifact.” An excerpt from Editor Charlene’s review: “It has an old-charm feel, reminiscent of the Percy Jackson series, and the classics of C.S. Lewis….” Read Editor Charlene’s full review of “The Sacred Artifact” here.

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    New Review of Middle Grade Fantasy Novel The Sacred Artifact

    I’m excited to share a new review of my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact.” The review was done by the I Heart Reading blog. The blog is worth checking out if you’re a book lover — lots of great content. The review touches on some things I was curious what readers would think about. It’s always good to hear the readers’ perspective! Here’s an excerpt from the review: “The quest reminded me a little of Frodo’s journey in Lord of the Rings – while traveling, Craig and his friends encounter enemies at just about every corner, and even though they also meet up with some old friends, there’s an imminent…

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    Middle Grade Author Interview with Writers Interviews

    I’m happy to share a new interview I did with Writers Interviews about my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact.” If you’d like to read a middle grade author interview, then you are at the right place! The interview was quite comprehensive, and I think fans of middle grade fantasy will enjoy getting an inside look at the writing process for my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact.” Check out the “The Sacred Artifact” interview here. 

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    New Middle Grade Fantasy Author Interview

    I’m excited to share a new author interview for my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact.” You can find it on Editor Charlene’s blog! We cover a lot of interesting topics, from my inspiration for the book to what makes this book unique in the middle grade fantasy genre. This is just another of the many promo posts, book reviews, interviews, and giveaways that will be part of “The Sacred Artifact” blog tour. Keep up with the tour by checking back with www.caldricblackwell.com daily! Read the full interview here.

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    “The Sacred Artifact” — Middle Grade Book Giveaway!

    For anyone looking for a chance to get a FREE copy of the paperback version of my new middle grade novel, “The Sacred Artifact,” your time has come! I’m giving away TEN signed copies of the book on Goodreads. You can enter up until Feb. 19, so enter now while there is still time! The great middle grade book giveaway has begun! Goodreads Book Giveaway The Sacred Artifact by Caldric Blackwell Giveaway ends February 19, 2019. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway