HALLOWEEN, ‘MAGIC’, AND A FULL MOON

The last time we had a full moon on Halloween was in 2001. I remember it well, because that was the night the idea for my first novel, Gate to Nowhere, was born. We were at a party at my friend, and fellow-homeschooler, Lisa’s house. She and her … [Read more...]

NC Society of Historians’ 2012 Clark Cox Historical Fiction Award

The North Carolina Society of Historians have named Leanna Sain's, Gate to Nowhere, the 2012 winner of their Clark Cox Historical Fiction Award. Read the judges' comments: "This book has everything: a fabulous historical background, a mystery that … [Read more...]