A Big Shout Out to Goodreads!

Wow, just one day into Long Live Earth‘s Goodreads Give-Away and 40 fabulous people have added the soon to be released Anniversary edition of Long Live Earth to their “to read” list! ¬† Another 149 have entered the Book-Giveaway!

I sincerely wish I could make each and every entrant a winner ūüôā ¬†images

Well, it is high time that I started actually communing with everyone and adding to my own shelves… I am looking forward to joining the neighborhood.

Thank you, Goodreads!

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Blast from the past… a fave review of LLE from 2003

fave review

Thank you Kyla and Miss Kornick’s Kindergarten Class! ¬†I wonder what great things you’re all up to now, ten years on!

Follow this link to join the Spaghetti Book Club – check it out!

http://www.spaghettibookclub.org/

My First Post Ever!

Can it really be 20 years since Long Live Earth was first published?

The first time around I wanted this book to make a difference.  Judging from the thoughtful letters that I received from kids all over the world (who are now, no doubt, progressive thinking young adults like my son Ben, now 24) I believe it did.

But this time I’m hopeful that Long Live Earth will make an ever BIGGER difference as we have now reached a truly critical moment in our fight against global warming and climate change. ¬†There is simply no time to lose. ¬†That’s why I will be donating a portion of all pre-ordered book proceeds to 350.org, an amazing global grassroots movement committed to solving the climate crisis. ¬†More specifics TBD, but if you don’t already know 350.org then it’s definitely time to check them out. ¬†My target date to begin taking pre-orders for the Anniversary edition of Long Live Earth is October 16. ¬†I sincerely hope you will come back over in mid October to pre-order Long Live Earth for you and yours (and in doing also support 350.org!). ¬†In the meantime click on the link below and check out some really informative, inspiring videos:

http://350.org/story

Long Live our Children!