Category Archives: Announcements

Breaking news and announcements about new books, price changes, awards, appearances, etc.

Strange Places giveaway now running on GoodReads

I love GoodReads.com – it’s a great site to meet readers, fellow authors, and for just generally staying abreast of what’s going on in the book world – from a…

New Interview: Writing time is family time

In this new blog interview posted today at Once Upon a Bookcase, I get a chance to discuss the odd ways in which my family and my community were involved…

Prize offered to friendly strangers in Calgary

Jeff wearing the new Strange Places T-shirt On the heels of a strange week for friendly people in Calgary, this weekend brings an odd personal event to light for me…

Supporting some special fans – just 4 more votes to 1st place

Last year, some uber-fans of Strange Places wrote a haunting, beautiful song about the unfortunate orphan girls who populate an important part of my twisted world. Then they went one…

Strange Places short-listed for Saskatchewan Book Awards

I am tickled purple to tell you all that Strange Places was short-listed today for the Saskatchewan Book Awards. Here’s a picture of me smiling at the press conference surrounded…