It’s a Mystery, Pig Face!

February 2017

It's a Mystery, Pig Face!

Wendy McLeod MacKnight

The Writing Process

  Every book I write is different. My writing process, for good or bad, is not. Since I am in […]

The Joy of Wordless Picture Books

  I don’t know about you, but the holiday season always seems like the perfect time of year to add […]

Renovating a Book

  I’m in the midst of a kitchen renovation, and it’s not fun. we’ve just started the tear-out and it […]

Books, Glorious Books

  Have you been reading a lot this fall? I’ve been a reading and writing machine, casting aside all other […]

Winner!

  We have a Winner!   Lisa Maucione – You’ve won these three books! Hope you and your class enjoy […]

Book Giveaway!

  First of all – thank you for the kind words about my friend Brian Carty. He will be missed […]

Reading with Your Kids Podcast

  I was recently invited to talk about It’s a Mystery, Pig Face! on the Reading with Your Kids podcast. […]

Podcasts You Should Know About!

  One of the things I love doing is listening to podcasts about children’s books. They are hosted by passionate […]

End of Summer

  I don’t know about you, but I’m not ready to let the summer go… It was 10C when I […]

AUGUST MIDDLE GRADE READS!

  Don’t you love summer? If you’re like me, you’ve been soaking up the sun (a bit), working (a lot), […]

Giveaway Winners and a Chocolate Dance!

  We have winners! We had such a great response to the giveaway that I decided to add another package! […]

Recharge Those Batteries!

Everyone needs a break now and then I’ve been working so hard this past month, revising book two, that I […]

Classroom Swag Pack Giveaway!

  It’s been six months since It’s a Mystery, Pig Face! was published!   I’ve learned a lot during that […]

On Editorial Letters

  Until I got my first book deal, I had no clear understanding of what an editorial letter was   […]

A book you should read!

  I just finished reading ONE SHADOW ON THE WALL by Leah Henderson.     For those of you who’ve […]

Book Three

  A short post because: I am almost ready to pass book three into my agent!!!!! Cue the marching band: […]

Is there a “right way” to write?

  I stumbled upon a twitter thread yesterday by an author I greatly admire, Kate Milford. She was commenting upon […]

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