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Debut Author Challenge 2012



What's one more challenge for 2012, right? I'm famous for making New Year's resolutions that I have no intentions of keeping (giving up coffee, exercising more, losing weight, etc). I figured a change of pace for the new year was in order. For 2012 I'm picking resolutions that I actually plan to keep. For instance, I'm going to participate in the Story Siren's 2012 Debut Author Challenge. I've seen it around for a few years but never signed up. This year that will change! Who knows, maybe I can kill two birds with one stone... read 2012 debuts while exercising?


For more information, check out The Story Siren. You can find amazing resources to help you participate in this challenge, as well as the sign up linky. You can find the complete rules and guidelines for the 2012 DAC on her site. 

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Product Details

Reading level: Young Adult
Paperback: 192 pages
Publisher: Square Fish (August 21, 2007)
ISBN-10: 9780312369828
Source: My personal book


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