Author Archives: J.M. Northup

#DidYouKnow – John Jeffries?

American’s First Weatherman John Jeffries was an American physician (who graduated from Harvard) and balloonist (one of the first to cross the English Channel) who lived from 1745 until 1819. He is noted to be among the first Americans to start logging daily weather measurements, starting in 1774. His work set the precedent of our national model for weather record-keeping

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An Empowering Coloring Book Series by Takiyah

I Love Me! Colourful and Creative: An Empowering Coloring Book Series for Boys and Girls A coloring book designed to cultivate imagination, inspire, build confidence and foster a positive-self image by Takiyah Smith The books are available worldwide in print! This carefully crafted coloring book series was designed to cultivate imagination, inspire, build confidence and foster a positive-self image. This

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Sheriff of Starr County by David A. Bowles

Sheriff of Starr County Book Five in the Westward Sagas The true elements of Texas continue with critically acclaimed author and fifth generation pioneer, David A. Bowles The book is published by Plum Creek Press and is available worldwide across all platforms! When Texas becomes a newly-minted state, good men and women work hard toward progress and peace. Texas Ranger

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The Saskatchewan Writers Guild’s Winter 2023 Virtual Writer in Residence

This Just In!!!! The Saskatchewan Writers Guild announces that Regina, Saskatchewan author, Marie Powell is the Winter 2023 Virtual Writer in Residence The SWG is pleased to announce Marie Powell as our Virtual Writer-in-Residence for February 1- April 30, 2023. Marie’s adventures in castle-hopping across North Wales resulted in her award-winning medieval fantasy series Last of the Gifted: Spirit Sight and Water Sight.

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Today Begins National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Week

Learn more fromnationaldaycalendar.com A featured series on the Norns Triad Publications’ book blog, which helps readers find great books and resources for various holidays & observances around the world! https://nornstriad.com/tag/booksfortheholiday Learn More Poetry has been a part of our storytelling since the beginning of time. Rhythm is a way to help us to recall the tales, and is particularly useful with

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That’s #PUN-ny: ALIENS

I always try to share books related to whatever topic I am focused on. Today, it is ALIENS, so I’ll share books about them as well as UFOs / UAPs. You never know what you’ll find on the shelves of a book store or in library – often there are some great treasures and lots of laughs! BOOK SUGGESTIONS: This

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