Author and devoted lover of words...

Tips and Resources!

Sites I've found useful, educational or just plain fun! If you have any additional sites you’d like me to consider posting just let me know! I am not responsible for information within sites, please view and research carefully. I simply have liked a part of each site and wanted to pass it along.

Writing Resources
Agent / Writing / Publication resources  -
agentquery.com/ (agent info and query samples, etc. lots of resources) owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/1/www.writersdigestshop.com/query-letterhttps://www.foliojr.com/ - Children's book authors and artists reps
isbn.org
www.createspace.com/Products/Book/ISBNs.jsp
http://www.blackrosewriting.com/submissions/

​Wonderful writing conference
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https://jamesriverwriters.org/
https://www.awpwriter.org/wcc/directory_conferences_centers - Directory of conferences

University programs -
writersworkshop.uiowa.edu/undergraduate-courses/undergraduate-courses

Indie Writer resources
www.indiebound.org/indie-store-finder
awesomeindies.net/

A GREAT example of an author’s web site/blog
www.jonathanstroud.com/index.html

Book lover/review sites
booklikes.com/
www.goodreads.com/
www.booksneeze.com/ (I have not had much experience with this site, worth looking at)

Sites I enjoy reading and find inspirational / educational
smartblogger.com/author/jon/

mitchalbom.com
www.peterjameslamb.com/
www.richardmason.org/
www.mjrose.com/content/events.asp - Author M.J. Rose offers an opportunity to Skype with your book club! How amazing is that?!
susanmallery.com/about-susan.php - She offers a lot of great tips no matter what your genre (she is mainly romance), but I learned some great tips from the article!

Misc.
​A really cool recipe site from a very inspiring person (Just found this today, but loving it and can’t wait to try the Gluten Free PB chocolate brownies, mmmmmm)
www.ambitiouskitchen.com/