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Blurb Wars! Writer Friends Try Their Hand At Water Castle’s Blurb. (Wanna Give It A Shot Yourself?)

Dan Alatorre

Too long! Too short! Wrong girl!

That’s the hardest part/parts of getting a cover and getting a blurb. It can drive you crazy!

Luckily, I am surrounded by lots and lots of smart writer types who can step up and help.

Like our good friend Marie Malo (check out her blog at www.MarieMalo.com) who did a blurb rewrite for me, and came up with this:

On the tenth anniversary of her father’s death, fourteen-year-old Gina Martin finds herself drawn the park where he used to take her.

There, Gina discovers a portal that delivers her to the 1700’s where she meets a young Noble tasked with settling Spain’s La Florida territory. Compelled to spend time with him and the fascinating world she has found, Gina finds herself sneaking off after school and appearing in La Florida more and more – much to the ire of Philip’s counselor, Cero.

Falling…

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About The Owl Lady

Viv Drewa is a Michigan native who has enjoyed reading and writing since 1963. Though she studied medicinal chemistry at the University of Michigan, her passion has always been writing. She had been awarded third place for her nonfiction short story about her grandfather's escape from Poland. Later, she rewrote this story and was published in the "Polish American Journal" as "From the Pages of Grandfather's Life" and has republished it on Amazon.com as a short story. Viv took creative and journalism courses to help in her transition to fulfill her dream of becoming a writer. She worked as an intern for Port Huron's 'The Times Herald", and also wrote, edited and did the layout or the Blue Water Multiple Sclerosis newsletter "Thumb Prints." She also has a business promoting authors. Owl and Pussycat Book Promotions. Viv, her husband Bob and their cat Princess, live in Fort Gratiot, Michigan.

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