2
Aug
2017
Family Choice Awards give The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie a Top Score!

Family Choice Awards give The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie a Top Score!

By Cindy Murray on August 2, 2017 in My Posts with No Comments

In order to qualify for a Gold Family Choice Award, each item is judged in 11 catagories with a total high score of 110 points. All three of my books have been given 100 out of 110! This email states that this is an “Extraordinary Score!”

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24
Jul
2017
Highland Ranch Elementary Writers Camp 2017

Highland Ranch Elementary Writers Camp 2017

By Cindy Murray on July 24, 2017 in My Posts with No Comments

I shared the award winning Adventures of Sophie and Scottie book series to these campers and we had a great time! We discussed writing tips, character and plot development, made some noise with the Sophie and Scottie half-beat chant, and a also read from the first book in this series; Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of […]

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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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13
Jun
2017
Stone Ranch Elementary Writers Camp 2017

Stone Ranch Elementary Writers Camp 2017

By Cindy Murray on June 13, 2017 in My Posts with No Comments

I had a great time with the kids at this summer’s Writers Camp 2017! We discussed plot and character development, how to create a process for writing, the importance of details in your story, and ways to get published. Lots of Q & A followed with several students stating that they have read at least […]

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6
Apr
2017
Linfield Christian School Author Visit

Linfield Christian School Author Visit

By Cindy Murray on April 6, 2017 in My Posts with No Comments

I had a great visit with Linfield Christian School 2nd and 4th graders. I had lots of orders and I’m personalizing and signing The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie for various students.

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16
Feb
2017
Readers’ Favorite Awards Ceremony

Readers’ Favorite Awards Ceremony

By Cindy Murray on February 16, 2017 in My Posts with No Comments

I was happy to receive my Silver Medal for winning in the Children-Adventure category for excellence in writing. This Readers’ Favorite International Awards Ceremony was held in Miami Florida where authors from all over the world attended!

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16
Feb
2017
Tierra Bonita E.S. 4th/5th Graders

Tierra Bonita E.S. 4th/5th Graders

By Cindy Murray on February 16, 2017 in My Posts with No Comments

There was a lot of interaction at today’s author visits with the 4th and 5th graders in Mrs. Glynn’s class. We had a great time with the “Half Beat Chant” and Q&A after my presentation and reading of the third book; “Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock!”

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18
Jan
2017
2017 Sophie and Scottie Newsletter –  Issue 1

2017 Sophie and Scottie Newsletter – Issue 1

By Cindy Murray on January 18, 2017 in Newsletter with No Comments

Here is the latest Newsletter about what’s been going on with The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie adventure-mystery books. The latest 2017 Newsletter 2017 Newsletter Issue-1 Newsletter Form: Newsletter form

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13
Nov
2016
Sophie and Scottie Newsletter

Sophie and Scottie Newsletter

By Cindy Murray on November 13, 2016 in Newsletter with No Comments

To keep up with Sophie and Scottie, please join my newsletter! The following is the Newsletter sign-up form: Newsletter sign-up form Enjoy reading the November/December Newsletter: November-December Newsletter

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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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