ELEPHANTS NEVER FORGOTTEN under contract

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I’m happy to announce that my middle-grade novel, entitled Elephants Never Forgotten, is now under contract with MuseItUp Publishing. It’s a science fiction tale that could easily be pitched as Micro meets Jurassic Park. It was written at a time when I was finishing up my work in humane education and it honors the human/animal bond. The book is set for release in the Spring of 2015 as an e-book.

About the book:

A hundred years in the future, eleven-year-old Nigella receives a shipment from her deceased grandfather. Her inheritance is a herd of micro-elephants. While a lot of her friends have micro-pets, Nigella is at a loss on how to care for them. Why are her micro-elephants so different? What was her grandfather up to? In her quest to understand her pets, she learns that there might be a group of wild elephants left in a remote part of Africa. With the help of her best friend, Kepler, the girls set off on an adventure to discover the truth.

 

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50 responses to “ELEPHANTS NEVER FORGOTTEN under contract

  1. sounds great…I love reading about elephants.

  2. This is genius! I’d love to read it!

  3. Congrats! I would like to read it! I’ll be following your blog!

  4. Sounds fab! I would so read about tiny elephants. Congrats!

  5. Great to hear an intriguing idea get attention! Good luck!

  6. What a great idea. I hope your book goes well. 🙂

  7. congratulations, what an exciting time! the book sounds lovely! 🙂 aleya

  8. I look forward to the book and to the elephants. Kepler is a wonderful name for any co-traveller!

  9. Congratulations, and may the process to publication be smooth and satisfying for you!

  10. I want to read this. Also, I would like to nominate you to participate in a virtual blog tour. The blog that nominated me is http://suzjones.wordpress.com/2014/09/01/it-goes-on-virtual-blog-tour/ if you would like to check it out. I really enjoy your work, but understand if you are not available at present.

  11. I love this premise! Where can I find the book? Congratulation!!

  12. thedamari

    Congratulations. This sounds wonderful. I have a real affinity for elephants.

    • One of the great things about writing is that you get to pursue what you’re interested in. I did a lot of research on elephant behavior and was really astonished by it. Fascinating animals!

  13. Fantastic news and a fantastic premise.

  14. cardamone5

    Congrats!

  15. Congratulations! Keep us posted on when it will be available. Like everyone else, I love the story.

  16. Congratulations. Great story idea. I love elephants.

  17. wonderful story idea. I wish you all the best!
    Sue

  18. Congratulations and best wishes on your success! May many more follow!

  19. Interesting premise – consider me intrigued!

  20. I totally love the idea of a herd of micro-elephants! How small are they?

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