February 18th, 2010

smile, Alicia Silverstone

What Makes Lorie Ann Grover Smile

Hearing my daughters laughing together in another room in our house makes me smile. The fact that they are connecting, enjoying each other, and growing, and I am blessed to be near to hear it is a complete joy. It makes me smile just thinking about it. :~)

- Lorie Ann Grover

Learn Lorie Ann's definition of hope.
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Readergirlz: Elizabeth Scott February Vlog + Giveaway

Elizabeth Scott, the current author-in-residence at readergirlz, is posting monthly vlog entries about writing. In her February video, she discusses where she gets the inspiration for stories and why she loved reading tool catalogues as a kid. She says she'll read just about anything, even cereal boxes!

Elizabeth is giving away five paperback copies of her book Something, Maybe to readergirlz blog readers. To enter the giveaway, simply leave a comment at the readergirlz blog. This giveaway is open to anyone - Elizabeth will ship the books anywhere in the world! Five winners will be selected at random.

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