Tag Archives: SCBWI

South Point Book Signing Event

Saturday, December 8, 2018, I will be autographing all three volumes of The Iron Horse Chronicles at the South Point Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, from noon until 4PM. This is the fourth consecutive year that South Point has hosted … Continue reading

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SCBWI Summer Reading List 2016

The Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators has released the SCBWI Summer Reading List 2016. Eagle Talons, The Iron Horse Chronicles–Book One is included. The following link will take you to the reading list organized by Divisions, or geographical regions, where … Continue reading

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SCBWI PAL

My guess is that few readers of this blog will know what SCBWI PAL is. Let me introduce you. The Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators recognizes certain members as Published and Listed–thus, SCBWI PAL. SCBWI states on its … Continue reading

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Book Signing at South Point

South Point Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, will host a book signing for Robert Lee Murphy on Saturday, December 12, 2015, from noon until 4 pm. Please stop by the Silverado Lounge and say hello. I will be there to … Continue reading

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Paseo Verde Library Book Signing Successful

The Paseo Verde Library’s book signing event in Henderson, Nevada, on Saturday, March 28, 2015, was successful. Because of the large number of local authors, and the relatively small size of the library, it was necessary to divide the signings into … Continue reading

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SCBWI Writers Workshop with Suzanne Morgan Williams

The Las Vegas, Nevada, contingent of the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators sponsored a Writers Workshop conducted by award-winning author Suzanne Morgan Williams on March 7, 2015. Suzanne is the author of the middle grade novel, Bull Rider, published by … Continue reading

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Barnes & Noble Book Signing for Eagle Talons

I will sign copies of Eagle Talons, The Iron Horse Chronicles–Book One, at Barnes & Noble, 567 N. Stephanie St., Henderson, Nevada, between 1 and 3 PM on Saturday, February 28, 2015. The Las Vegas Review-Journal announced the book signing in the … Continue reading

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Eagle Talons Recognized in Preditors & Editors 2014 Poll

Preditors & Editors website has announced that Eagle Talons, The Iron Horse Chronicles–Book One, has tied for seventeenth place in the Young Adult category for books published in 2014. No, the first word is not a misspelling, it’s a play … Continue reading

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Anthem Authors’ Display

Anthem Authors maintains a display case in the main recreation center in Sun City Anthem, Henderson, Nevada, where I reside. Currently Eagle Talons, The Iron Horse Chronicles–Book One, is the featured presentation. That honor was bestowed upon me by my … Continue reading

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Eagle Talons’ Country

The action in Eagle Talons, The Iron Horse Chronicles–Book One, takes place predominately in southeastern Wyoming  (when it was still part of the Dakota Territory) and northeastern Colorado. Will Braddock starts his quest from his birthplace in Burlington, Iowa. He passes through Omaha, Nebraska, in … Continue reading

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