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Writing in the New Year

Writing in the New Year

If one of your resolutions is to write your book, here are 6 tips to help you become a better writer in the upcoming year. Write every day Make a time goal and stick to it. If all you have is 30 minutes a day, make it work. Put away distractions and set an alarm. If you’re stuck for ideas on your story, use writing prompts to write a short story or scene about something else. I have quite a few prompts in past posts (with more to come) and a quick search yields many options. Don’t edit as you...

JP Coman at LA Book Festival

Path to Publication

Have you ever wondered what the path to publication is like? Join John Comeaux (aka JP Coman) at the next Writer’s Guild of Acadiana meeting to hear about his experiences. Join him at Barnes & Noble in Lafayette at 7pm on Jan 28th. Learn more at the Writer’s Guild of Acadiana website!

MBR: Children’s Bookwatch Review

MBR: Children’s Bookwatch Review

The Oct 2019 issue of “Children’s Bookwatch” includes a glowing review of Winnie and the Mystery of the Missing Moonstones!   An original, entertaining, and thoroughly charming fantasy story for young readers ages 8-12, “Winnie and the Mystery of the Missing Moonstones” is unreservedly endorsed and recommended for family, elementary school, middle school, and community library Fantasy Fiction collections. It should be noted for personal reading lists that “Winnie and the Mystery of the Missing Moonstones” is also available in a digital book format (Kindle, $4.99). Read the full review on the Fantasy/SciFi Shelf. Many thanks to Midwest Book Review!...

SCBWI BookStop 2019 is now open

SCBWI BookStop 2019 is now open

Trying to figure out what to get for the children on your holiday gits list? It’s important to encourage early reading, and there aren’t too many better ways to help spur the imagination than to give a great book! Visit the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) 2019 BookStop to see more about Winnie and the Mystery of the Missing Moonstones. While you’re there, be sure to check out the great books released by other authors and illustrators this year, too!      

Book Launch Report

Book Launch Report

Many thanks to Barnes and Noble, Lafayette for hosting the Winnie and the Mystery of the Missing Moonstones book launch! There are only a few signed copies left on the shelf at Barnes and Noble, be sure to stop in and get yours! JP Coman’s friends and family joined in the celebration.    

Book Launch

Book Launch

Head over to the Barnes & Noble at 5705 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA this Friday, Sep 6th, from 6:-7:30 pm for the release of our latest launch! Meet J.P. Coman, get your book to signed, and learn all about the characters from Winnie and the Mystery of the Missing Moonstones.