ON JUNE 23, 2000, the iron-ore carrier MV Treasure, en route from Brazil to China, foundered off the coast of Cape Town, South Africa, spilling 1,300 tons of oil into the ocean and contaminating the habitat of 75,000 penguins. Realizing thJuneat 41 percent of the world’s population of African penguins could perish, local conservation officials immediately launched a massive rescue operation, and 12,500 volunteers from around the globe rushed t...

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Citizenchip, by Wil Howitt, is a wonderfully witty look into life of a newborn AI and how she learns to interact with the slow, clumsy humans around her. Citizenship follows the life of Sam, a young AI, who is assigned to help humans in a variety of ways. She’s a “teenager” of sorts – full of knowledge and not always sure how to apply it properly. Along the way Sam comes to care for these meat-creatures she’s task...

Monday Motivation
Motivation / May 3, 2016

Here’s some Monday Motivation – many famous authors had to overcome hurdles! Stay the course!

Knowing Yourself – A Medieval Romance
Books / March 20, 2016

Knowing Yourself – A Medieval Romance is now #23 in the entire Amazon Free store! Thank you all so much for your support! http://www.amazon.com/Knowing-Yourself-Medieval-Romance-Glastonbury-ebook/dp/B006JDEK0I/

Happy Spring Equinox!
Literary Magazines / March 20, 2016

Happy Spring Equinox! FREE! The Mused Literary Review Spring Equinox issue is live! Mused has an international selection of artwork, short stories, poetry, true tales, and more! Warm thanks to all the contributing artists and authors! Please share the news, and happy Spring Equinox! http://www.bellaonline.com/review/issues/spring2016

Seeing a Ghost
Books / December 1, 2015

Seeking beta-readers for my thirteenth medieval novel Seeing a Ghost! It is a standalone full story. Contact me if you’re interested! Last call before it goes live :).

1,000 Followers!
Zen Thoughts / November 25, 2015

The BookKitten twitter feed has reached 1,000 followers! Thank you all so much for supporting authors and poets! https://twitter.com/BookKittenTweet

Join our Facebook Group!
Zen Thoughts / October 1, 2015

Make sure you join our Facebook group – that’s where you can self-post links to your latest books, along with links to your FB and Twitter pages!   https://www.facebook.com/groups/bookkitten/508872402622706/

Citizenchip
Books , Featured / September 28, 2015

Citizenchip, by Wil Howitt, is a wonderfully witty look into life of a newborn AI and how she learns to interact with the slow, clumsy humans around her. Citizenship follows the life of Sam, a young AI, who is assigned to help humans in a variety of ways. She’s a “teenager” of sorts – full of knowledge and not always sure how to apply it properly. Along the way Sam comes to care for these meat-creatures she...

Gardiner Design
Author Resources / September 28, 2015

If you’re looking for book covers, websites, WordPress themes, or logos, I highly recommend Debi Gardiner at Gardiner Design. I’ve known Debi since 2004 and over the ensuing years she’s designed fourteen book covers for me, several logos, and several websites. She’s also done book covers for other authors I know, to universal acclaim. Debi is a fantastic illustrator and photographer who thinks outside the box ...

Welcome to BookKitten!
Zen Thoughts / September 28, 2015

BookKitten is a community of authors and readers. For authors it’s a way to get your books known to a wide audience. For readers it’s a wonderful way to learn about new and interesting books! Be sure to post in our Facebook group if you’d like to be included on this website! https://www.facebook.com/groups/507954996047780/