8
Jul
2017
Author Visit

Author Visit

By Cindy Murray on July 8, 2017 in My Posts with No Comments

“I love, love your third book!” I recently presented to Mrs. Glynn’s 4th/5th grade class regarding all three of my books in The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie Book Series. I talked about writing techniques, plot development, character ideas, and the publishing industry. Mrs. Glynn (one of Poway Unified School District’s 2015 Teacher of the […]

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8
Oct
2016
Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Something’s Fishy receives 5-Star Review!

Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Something’s Fishy receives 5-Star Review!

By Cindy Murray on October 8, 2016 in My Posts with No Comments

I’m happy to announce that Readers’ Favorite has recognized the second book in my book series, “Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Something’s Fishy“, with a 5-star review! This review validates that this adventure-mystery is perfect for readers ages 8 to 12. Read the review at: https://readersfavorite.com/book-review/sophie-and-scotties-adventures-of-somethings-fishy

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8
Oct
2016
READERS FAVORITE RECOGNIZES “SOPHIE AND SCOTTIE’S ADVENTURES OF THE MONARCH MYSTERY” SILVER AWARD

READERS FAVORITE RECOGNIZES “SOPHIE AND SCOTTIE’S ADVENTURES OF THE MONARCH MYSTERY” SILVER AWARD

By Cindy Murray on October 8, 2016 in Press Releases with No Comments

Readers Favorite recognizes “Sophie and Scotties Adventures of the Monarch Mystery” in its 2016 international book award contest. SAN DIEGO, CA – 10/07/2016 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — The 2016 Readers’ Favorite International Book Award Contest featured thousands of contestants from over a dozen countries. Readers’ Favorite has become the fastest growing book review and award […]

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24
Sep
2016
Orange County Children’s Book Festival 2016

Orange County Children’s Book Festival 2016

By Cindy Murray on September 24, 2016 in My Posts with No Comments

I was really busy in my Author’s Corner booth selling and signing all of my award winning books in The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie Trilogy.

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30
Aug
2016
Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock WINS GOLD FAMILY CHOICE AWARD

Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock WINS GOLD FAMILY CHOICE AWARD

By Cindy Murray on August 30, 2016 in My Posts with No Comments

Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock has just received the 2016 Gold Family Choice Award for being recognized as the best in children’s and parenting products. Now in it’s 21st year, the “Family Choice Award” is one of the most coveted, family friendly consumer award programs in the nation. Parents can be assured […]

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16
Dec
2015
AUTHOR BOOK EVENTS 2018

AUTHOR BOOK EVENTS 2018

By Cindy Murray on December 16, 2015 in My Posts with No Comments

AWARD WINNING ADVENTURES OF SOPHIE AND SCOTTIE BOOK SERIES EVENTS SCHEDULE:   MARCH 16th Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery is announced by Jed Doherty as a “Reading with Your Kids Certified Great Read” status; confirming that this chapter book is a “super fun read your family will love.”   Perfect for ages 7 to […]

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7
Nov
2015
Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery gets 5-Star Review!

Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery gets 5-Star Review!

By Cindy Murray on November 7, 2015 in My Posts with No Comments

I’m excited to share that Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery has received a 5-Star Review from Readersfavorite.com. Their website is one of the fastest growing review sites for authors on the internet and is the recipient of the “Honor Excellence” and “Best Website for Authors” awards by the Assoc. of Independent Authors. […]

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10
Jul
2014
Monarch Butterflies

Monarch Butterflies

By Cindy Murray on July 10, 2014 in My Posts with No Comments

One of the best recognized butterfly species on earth is the Monarch Butterfly. Each November hundreds of millions of butterflies from the U.S. and Canada migrate to a mountainous region 60 miles west of Mexico City near Angangueo, Mexico. This phenomenon is considered one of the greatest migrations on earth. Too learn more about the […]

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4
Sep
2018
Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock 5-Star Review

Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock 5-Star Review

By Cindy Murray on September 4, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

Enjoy reading this great review from Reader’s Favorite regarding Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock.  This fun book is full of action, adventures, a touch of science, and a bit of magic! Readers ages 7 to 12 will love joining Sophie and Scottie as they solve this sweet mystery.

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4
Sep
2018
Reader’s Favorite 5-Stars For Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock

Reader’s Favorite 5-Stars For Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock

By Cindy Murray on September 4, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock has received 5 Stars form internationally known Reader’s Favorite! This is a fun book and is perfect for ages 7 to 12, being the third book in The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie chapter book series. It’s full of action, adventure, a touch of science and a bit […]

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25
Jul
2018
Calling all Teachers – Author Visit Information

Calling all Teachers – Author Visit Information

By Cindy Murray on July 25, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

Calling all teachers in the Dallas, TX area!  I’m looking forward to an author visit to your school.  Review my Author-Visit information page and send me an email!  Ya’ll have a great 2018-19 school year!  

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25
Jul
2018
Roma’s Books in Rockwall, TX

Roma’s Books in Rockwall, TX

By Cindy Murray on July 25, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

I’m happy to share that Roma’s Books in Rockwall, TX are now carrying my books in their book store! The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie chapterbook series is perfect for summer readers who are ages 7 to 12.  Each book is full of action, adventure, a touch of science, and a bit of magic!

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5
Jul
2018
BOOKSTORE NEWS!

BOOKSTORE NEWS!

By Cindy Murray on July 5, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

The Barnes & Noble Booksellers store located at the Firewheel Town Center in Garland, TX is now carrying The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie book series.  These three chapter books are perfect for ages 7 to 12 and are rate “G.”  Each book has action, adventure, a touch of science, and a bit of magic!  […]

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26
Jun
2018
BOOKSTORES NEWS ALERT:

BOOKSTORES NEWS ALERT:

By Cindy Murray on June 26, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

The award winning Adventures of Sophie and Scottie book series is now available from Ingram!  All types of book stores now have the opportunity to carry this rated “G” series that is perfect for readers ages 7 to 12.  These adventure-mystery books are full of action, twists and turns, a touch of science, a bit […]

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7
Jun
2018
Sophie and Scottie Books Featured at Half Price Books

Sophie and Scottie Books Featured at Half Price Books

By Cindy Murray on June 7, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

I had a great time on May 26, 2018 at Half Price Books in Rockwall Texas!  I love to interact with young readers who are interested in the award winning Adventures of Sophie and Scottie book series. I sold dozens of books that are full of action, adventure, a touch of science and a bit […]

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2
Apr
2018
Rowlett Lakeshore Times Article

Rowlett Lakeshore Times Article

By Cindy Murray on April 2, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

A great article by the Rowlett Lakeshore Times regarding The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie and me!  This book series is perfect for ages 7 to 12 and is full of action, adventure, a touch of science, and a bit of magic! Cindy Murray Rowlett Lakeshore Times Article

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19
Mar
2018
Reading With Your Kids Certified Great Read!

Reading With Your Kids Certified Great Read!

By Cindy Murray on March 19, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery has been certified as a “Great Read” by the Reading With Your Kids program; currently at number 1 on the iTunes charts for kids and families podcast chart!  This book series is perfect for ages 7 to 12 so come along and join Sophie and Scottie on […]

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16
Feb
2018
50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading

50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading

By Cindy Murray on February 16, 2018 in My Posts with No Comments

I’m honored to be a part of these great writers in TheAuthorsShow.com 2018 Edition of the 50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading author resource book.  As an award winning writer, it’s nice to be recognized for my hard work.  I’m on the cover above the “a” in the word “great!”

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