Tag Archives: Ravenscraig the Novel

Writing the Sequel to Ravenscraig

I am happy to share the news that at long last I am seriously at work writing the sequel to Ravenscraig.  This story is settling into the world of art forgery and starts in 1914.  For me, fiction writing starts … Continue reading

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Ravenscraig 100th Amazon Review

Few things are more gratifying for an author than to have people tell you they like your story.  Whatever you may think of Amazon and its dominance of the ebook market, I can tell you that there is a huge … Continue reading

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Ravenscraig Makes Winnipeg Free Press Best Book List 2012

Happy New Year! I am thrilled that the Winnipeg Free Press has selected Ravenscraig as one of top fiction titles in their annual “Best of the Year” book list. The Canadian version of the book will soon be going to … Continue reading

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Tarbut – a Journey to the Past Inspired by Ravenscraig

I am so happy for the wonderful response I am getting to the upcoming program, “Fiddler in the Golden Land”.  This is set for Thursday, Nov. 22 at 7:30 at the Tarbut Festival of Jewish Culture at the Rady Jewish … Continue reading

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Ravenscraig: Questions for the Author

I had a most unusual experience the last time I was in Winnipeg. It started with a wonderful event arranged by the Armstrong’s Point Residents Association, where I spent a lovely Saturday afternoon in September talking about the early history … Continue reading

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Readers Review Ravenscraig

Perhaps the greatest enjoyment in writing a book is getting notes from readers who are touched by the book.  This weekend I received two special notes that I would like to share. The first is from Heidi, a friend from … Continue reading

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Two Minutes to Make an Impression at the Jewish Book Council

“Two minutes?” “Yes. Two minutes.” “But it took four years to write my book.” “Yes.  Two minutes. Don’t worry. You’ll be fine.” The smiling coordinators of the Jewish Book Council Network Author Event spent months communicating the dreadful news to … Continue reading

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Celebrating Winnipeg’s Past

Ravenscraig,  The Blog This blog celebrates the history of Winnipeg, my hometown, and occasionally allows me to indulge in some wider observations of the world that catch my interest. Here you will find stories about Winnipeg at the turn of … Continue reading

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Next up, New York!

I am very excited to announce that I will be participating in the Jewish Book Council Network.  What a fantastic organization.  The Network program supports authors who write books that are of appeal to a Jewish audience. From the JBC website: For … Continue reading

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Exciting Times

It’s been a very busy and interesting April with a book tour that took me to Montreal and Winnipeg.  I met with old friends and new and was thrilled to discuss Ravenscraig with impassioned readers who had much to say … Continue reading

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