Heather Vogel Frederick is the author of the popular Mother-Daughter Book Club series, as well as the highly acclaimed The Voyage of Patience Goodspeed, The Education of Patience Goodspeed, and the Spy Mice series. She resides with her family in Portland, Oregon. Visit her at HeatherVogelFrederick.com.
Eager for a little insider information about the 7th Mother-Daughter Book Club installment? I just dished to Michael Levin and his delightful daughter Chynna in an interview for Huffington Post — and they’ve got the scoop for you here. Enjoy!
OOPS. I goofed. Big-time! Emily just reminded me that there were supposed to be TWO winners announced for the recent giveaway of A LITTLE WOMEN CHRISTMAS! So with no further ado, the second winner is HANNAH, who chose this as her favorite Louisa May Alcott quote: “The power of finding beauty in the humblest things […]
GENEVIEVE! Her favorite Louisa May Alcott quote is: “She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain.” I love that one, too. I’ll be contacting you directly soon, Genevieve, and a hot-off-the-press copy of A LITTLE WOMEN CHRISTMAS will be winging its way to you shortly. Congratulations!
October snuck up on me! I guess I’d better post a story starter before it completely zips by…. As those of you who have participated before know, Saturday Story Starter is purely for fun, just a way to exercise those writing muscles (think of it as Heather’s Literary Gym). There are no prizes, only the […]
Reaching into my mail bag today for a fun book club do-it-yourself project! First of all, check out the centerpiece that this fifth grade book club put together when they discussed THE MOTHER-DAUGHTER BOOK CLUB: I love it! Skates to represent Cassidy, a notebook and pen for Emma, sewing basket for Megan, and what looks […]
Happy book birthday to me! It’s officially here! My new baby goes on sale today in bookstores everywhere! A LITTLE WOMEN CHRISTMAS is so beautiful it practically glows, thanks to artwork by the gifted Bagram Ibatoulline. Seriously, I just keep turning the pages and smiling! Every picture book author out there knows exactly how I […]
I recently returned from a writing retreat (more on that another time) to find a mountain of mail waiting for me. Snail mail! Email! Packages and parcels! Whee! I love hearing from all of you, and I promise you will hear back from me, but it will have to wait until I finish the first […]
I’m signing off for a couple of weeks to FINISH MDBC #7 (which still doesn’t have a title, believe it or not). Behave yourselves while I’m gone, OK? I’ll have lots to tell you when I return, and lots to share, including a sneak peek (finally) of ABSOLUTELY TRULY, which is mere WEEKS away from […]
It’s been quite a few Fridays since I’ve posted fan art — we’re way overdue! I have a trio of fun drawings to share with you today from my readers. First up is Malory’s picture of Megan: Supercute, right?! Go, Malory! Next, Eman gives us a glimpse into each of my book club girls’ personalities: […]