Fly To The Moon Book Signing at Barnes and Noble

Barnes and Noble Book Signing a Big Hit!!! Wow!!! That was awesome!!!  Last week Jackie and I were invited to do a book signing at the Barnes and Noble Tanglewood to benefit the Cave Spring Elementary School PTA, and it could not have been more fun.  It was an afternoon packed with great events for …

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Fly To The Moon Book Signing at Barnes and Noble – Tanglewood

Book signing at Barnes and Noble Tanglewood – January 25, 2014 As part of the Cave Spring Elementary School Book Fair I have been ask to participate in this Saturday’s events at the Barnes and Noble – Tanglewood.  It will be an afternoon of fun and activities with proceeds benefiting our local elementary school.  Beginning at 1:30 I …

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The Legend Lombardi Tonight the Green Bay Packers lost in the first round of the playoffs on a last second play.  Snow capped the rooftops surrounding Lambeau Field and barely a hint of red could be found in the depths of any tube.  Once again the tundra was frozen.  Though frigid, it was not nearly …

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Fly To The Moon At The Rotary Club of Salem

FTTM To Be Presented At The Rotary Club of Salem Salem Civic Center – Salem, Virginia The Rotary Club of Salem has invited Jackie and me to present Fly To The Moon On A Witch’s Broom at this Thursday’s weekly meeting, January 2nd 2014.  Guaranteed to be the best meeting of the year so far.  Ok, it will be the first meeting of …

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Fly To The Moon On A Witch’s Broom – Boca Beacon Article

FTTM Boca Beacon Article Feature writer Jack Short of the Boca Beacon recently published an article highlighting Fly To The Moon On A Witch’s Broom’s main character, Kate The Great, and her ties to Boca Grande, FL.  When a young Kate Boyet used to run, play and dig for shells on the sandy shores of Boca …

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Aunt Nellie, Still Flying High

Aunt Nellie Flying High So I make a post on this day each year about calling my Aunt Nellie in PA to wish her happy birthday. Jayde sang to her!  She turned 92 today and is still overflowing with smiles and laughter.  Undoubtedly I get more from the call than she does and told her …

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FTTM Boca Beacon Interview

Joe Cundiff – Author Interview with Jack Short – Boca Beacon

Today I was interviewed by Jack Short, a writer for the Boca Beacon.  It seems he found out about my book Fly To The Moon On A Witch’s Broom and wants to do a feature story in Boca Grande’s weekly newspaper about the story’s ties to the island in Florida.

So what’s the link you ask?  Well a young Kate The Great (Katherine Louise Boyet) grew up running, playing and searching for seashells on the beaches of Boca Grande.  Kate and her family still vacation there.

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Kate The Great on the Boca Grande Beach

Further, it was on one of those trips when Jackie Frackelton was inspired to make a retired witch part of the turtle patrol.

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Kate meets the Witch

Can’t wait to read the story, and on this cold and rainy Virginia night in November, I’m feeling motivated to schedule a book signing in Boca Grande.

Fly To The Moon On A Witch’s Broom – Published

A Big Day!  Published Author! So excited to announce the release of my first children’s book, Fly To The Moon On A Witch’s Broom!  Available now at: *****Will be available soon at, and many other sites.**** . We had hoped this broom would take flight prior to Halloween, but due to publishing delays it was …

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