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Q&A With Author John Contratti

A quick online search of my next guest revealed pictures of actor John Contratti posing with no less than Hollywood stars Mary Tyler Moore, Danny Devito, Jenna Elfman, and Cuba Gooding Jr., just to name a few. As I dug deeper, I soon found that this actor-turned-teacher-turned-author has an impressive and wide-ranging professional background, with… Continue reading Q&A With Author John Contratti

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Looking for Guest Bloggers

Greetings, followers, authors, and fellow bloggers, I’m currently looking for guest bloggers to post here on Rosco’s Reading Room. If you have a post that you’d like to share with my followers, I’d love to see it. In order for me to consider it, your post must be in some way about children’s books or… Continue reading Looking for Guest Bloggers

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Q&A With Children’s Author Barbara Ann Mojica

Today in the Reading Room, we’re talking with the lovely Barbara Ann Mojica, author of the award-winning, nonfiction Little Miss History series. The seven books in her series take young readers across the USA from the Sequoias to Mount Vernon. Even the savviest of young travelers and history buffs are sure to enjoy these books.… Continue reading Q&A With Children’s Author Barbara Ann Mojica

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Q&A With Children’s Author Kristy Jo Volchko

Please welcome the lovely and upbeat Kristy Jo Volchko, a multi-genre author, poet, and creator of the children’s adventure series Cackleberry Creek. (Kristy and I hit it off immediately, both being from my beloved hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) Q. Hi Kristy! Please tell us a little bit about yourself and your books. A. Throughout my life I’ve had a… Continue reading Q&A With Children’s Author Kristy Jo Volchko

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Promotional Services for Children’s Authors

Featured Services for Authors Featured Services for Children’s Authors Are you a children’s author who would like to be interviewed here on Rosco’s Reading Room? Congratulations on publishing your children’s book! Now, for the hard part, it’s time to market it. If you’re looking for ways to get your book noticed, I can help. I… Continue reading Promotional Services for Children’s Authors

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Q&A With Children’s Author K. Lamb: Halloween Edition!

Today, I’d like to introduce an author with a delightful chapter book series, one of which is a perfect addition to your child’s trick-or-treat reading lineup. K. Lamb, author of the Dani P. Mystery books, is also literacy advocate, blogger, book reviewer, and more. Q. Welcome K. Lamb! Please tell us a little bit about… Continue reading Q&A With Children’s Author K. Lamb: Halloween Edition!

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How one year of daily blogging changed my life

Reblogged from Higher Thoughts blog on Medium, by Jonas Ellison ~Inspirational blog post here on Medium bearing a theme I try to live by: just keep at it and good things will happen! Shana~ “A year ago from today, I was creatively dead. Frustrated. Coming off of three years as a freelance copywriter, being the… Continue reading How one year of daily blogging changed my life