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5
Aug
2017
The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie Series WINS 2017 Gold Family Choice Award!

The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie Series WINS 2017 Gold Family Choice Award!

By Cindy Murray on August 5, 2017 in My Posts with No Comments

Family Choice Awards has given The Adventures of Sophie and Scottie Series the 2017 Gold Family Choice Award. The books’ “extraordinary” high score of 100 out of 110 qualified the series for this prestigious award. Now in its 22nd year, the “Family Choice Award” is one of the most coveted award programs in the nation. […]

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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 2 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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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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24
Sep
2016
GIRL SCOUTS OF AMERICA BOOK DEAL

GIRL SCOUTS OF AMERICA BOOK DEAL

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

****BUY 2 BOOKS AND GET 1 FREE!**** Click on the Amazon.com button and buy “Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Something’s Fishy” and “Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of Sweet Tooth Rock”. Then, I will send you “Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery”; personalized and signed. I will also send you a bookmark for each […]

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