Friday, June 12, 2009

On the Spotlight: Jennifer Gladen's A Star in the Night

Today on the last day of Bounding for Books Blog Tour I'd like to spotlight Jennifer Gladen's upcoming children's picture book, A Star in the Night.

A Star in the Night
By: Jennifer Gladen
Soon from Guardian Angel Publishing!

On a cold Christmas Eve night, David rushes from the mall to buy Mr. Rennetti’s special Christmas cookies. After visiting the store and buying the only two cookies left, David makes his way home. On the way, he has three encounters, which makes him rethink the meaning of Christmas. David faces challenges and tough decisions, even ones that Mom may not approve of. All the while a sparkling star seems to be following him. Join David on his adventurous way home.

Read an excerpt!

On a cold Christmas Eve night, David rushes from the mall to buy Mr. Rennetti’s special Christmas cookies. After visiting the store and buying the only two cookies left, David makes his way home. On the way, he has three encounters, which makes him rethink the meaning of Christmas. David faces challenges and tough decisions, even ones that Mom may not approve of. All the while a sparkling star seems to be following him. Join David on his adventurous way home.

About Jennifer Gladen:

Jennifer Gladen loves writing for children. She has written articles, stories and poems which have been published in Stories for Children, Once Upon a Time and Voices for the Unborn magazines. In addition, she is Founder and Editor-in-Chief of My Light Magazine, a Catholic centered magazine for children. She has three picture books under contract with Guardian Angel Publishing: A Star in the Night, Teresa’s Shadow and Angel Donor.
Visit Jennifer's links:

My Light Magazine http://mylightmagazine.com/
Jen’s Blog
http://www.jgladen.blogspot.com/
My Light’s Blog
http://mylightmagazine.stblogs.com/
Gap Blog
http://guardianangelfamily.blogspot.com/
My Space
http://www.myspace.com/jennifergladen
My Light on My Space
http://www.myspace.com/mylightmagazine
Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1113757295
Twitter
http://twitter.com/JenGl
Author’s Den http://www.authorsden.com/jennifergladen

Leave a comment under this post for a chance to win an autographed copy of my book, CRASH, on June 15th!

Don't miss your chance to win more prizes. Today is the last day to leave comments on the other participating authors' blogs.

Today's schedule is...

Jennifer Gladen hosts Kim Chatel

Joy Delgado books beyond reading with Mayra Calvani

Shari Soffe interviews Joy Delgado

Margot Finke interview Shari Soffe

Donna Shepherd hosts Margot Finke

Kim Chatel is inspired by Donna Shepherd

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5 comments:

Joy said...

Looks like Jennifer is a busu person with three books coming out, running an online magazine and being a mom. My hats off to you.

Joy Delgado
Illustrator and publisher of bilingual children’s books
http://goingbeyondreading.blogspot.com/

Jennifer Gladen said...

Thanks Joy! I'm not even sure how I do it. I just love the writing world :)

Shari Lyle-Soffe said...

Jennifer

I can't wait to read this book. I am definitely intriqued.

Shari
http://sharilyle-soffe.com

L. Diane Wolfe said...

That is a gorgeous cover, too!

L. Diane Wolfe
www.circleoffriendsbooks.blogspot.com
www.spunkonastick.net
www.thecircleoffriends.net

Margot Finke said...

Great interview Mayra - as always!!

Jennifer, your book sounds absolutely delightful.
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