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The Best Bedtime Stories for Kids

Is anyone else having a hard time adjusting to daylight savings? I sure am! Did you know that the group daylight savings is the hardest on are parents? It’s not easy for kids to adjust to a new sleeping schedule, which can mean long, sleepless nights for both kids and parents alike.  If you’re in […]

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Literary-Inspired Halloween Costume Ideas

Figuring out what to be for Halloween is one of life’s greatest pleasures, especially as a literary fanatic! Impress all your bookish friends this year with these fun and creative literary-inspired Halloween costume ideas. Nancy Drew Become your favorite heroine with just a few fun pieces—a magnifying glass, a plaid skirt, and a Nancy Drew […]

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Meet the Author! Sands Hetherington

I’ve been writing on this blog for several years now, and I’m so grateful for those of you who read it each week! But for any newcomers, I’d love to introduce myself. I’m the author of the Night Buddies children’s books about a young boy named John and his nighttime adventures with the red crocodile, […]

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My First Big Sale!

I’m so excited to bring you guys the news… Night Buddies is ON SALE! Because I don’t want anyone to finish one of my books and have to go through the reader’s agony of waiting for the next, I’m offering this special deal: If you buy any two books in the series, you’ll get the […]

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