Yatscoff Books http://www.yatscoffbooks.com Reality bites and true grit rules Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:25:57 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Mob Hit On My Grandmother’s Dog – now available http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/11/mob-hit-grandmothers-dog-now-available/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/11/mob-hit-grandmothers-dog-now-available/#comments Wed, 05 Nov 2014 23:17:28 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2245 http//www.summitstudios.biz/bookstore.asp   The publisher of Mob Hit On My Grandmother’s Dog (animal humor compilation) added a few lines to my story I’d rather remove,including some in my brief bio.  But it’s out for sale now.  No check yet, though.  Diane Tolley, … Continue reading

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My newest short story with two Beaumont writers http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/10/newest-short-story-two-beaumont-writers/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/10/newest-short-story-two-beaumont-writers/#comments Sun, 12 Oct 2014 02:11:05 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2232 My newest story Car Wash Kitty will be in the compilation and a new member of my writers group also has a story in there.  Diane Tolley has one about pulling the tongues of the UK palace guard horses.  Very … Continue reading

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Newest short story almost ready http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/09/newest-short-story-almost-ready/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/09/newest-short-story-almost-ready/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 22:03:16 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2227 My newest short story is finally going to see ink.  Summit Studios will finally publish their anthology and my masterpiece will be in it.  I can’t remember which title he chose:  Car Wash Kitty or Binky’s Day Out. It’ll be … Continue reading

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Wanted: 2 bedroom condo south for the winter – Puerto Rico? http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/08/wanted-2-bedroom-condo-south-winter-puerto-rico/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/08/wanted-2-bedroom-condo-south-winter-puerto-rico/#comments Fri, 15 Aug 2014 22:47:54 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2223 I can’t believe I’m already trying to book a winter escape.  It’s August and it’s hot here in Alberta.  Florida is expensive because it’s high season in Feb. and March and almost everything for a two bedroom, two-month rental is … Continue reading

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Middle Grade eBooks summer sale http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/07/middle-grade-ebook-summer-sale/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/07/middle-grade-ebook-summer-sale/#comments Sun, 20 Jul 2014 01:33:10 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2217 https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/yatscoff My middle grade eBooks summer sale at Smashwords runs until the end of July.  I’m a bit late on the news but better now than never  

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Free MG fiction contest -Voodoo Bully http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/07/free-mg-fiction-contest-voodoo-bully/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/07/free-mg-fiction-contest-voodoo-bully/#comments Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:06:10 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2215 New FREE MG fiction contest for writers of middle grade fiction http://tinyurl.com/pwbds3q Judged by agent @petejknapp – via @chucksambuchino Unfortunately they only ask for a 150-250 word sample which is quite small so if you’re submitting, those words better be … Continue reading

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Another Voodoo Bully rave review http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/07/another-voodoo-bully-rave-review/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/07/another-voodoo-bully-rave-review/#comments Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:37:37 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2212 The best and most critical of reviewers on the Bookkus.com site gave Voodoo Bully a rave review: “It’s very well written, with many delightful turns of phrase. A marvelous voice, a charming character and an entertaining, quirky tale.  This very … Continue reading

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Back In The Saddle http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/05/back-saddle/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/05/back-saddle/#comments Fri, 30 May 2014 16:42:14 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2199 Returned from 7 weeks in California–top to bottom with the 5th wheel, and am ready to go.  Writers group has a new member.  My firefighter short story collection is coming along.  Waiting on Summit Studios for a check and ETA … Continue reading

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New Cover for The Far Bank http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/04/new-cover-far-bank/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/04/new-cover-far-bank/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:43:07 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2194 My son William figured the old cover pic wasn’t very good so we can up with another.   The text has a skewed logic. If you have any comments, I’d like to hear from you.

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Voodoo Bully rave reviews http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/04/voodoo-bully-rave-reviews/ http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/2014/04/voodoo-bully-rave-reviews/#comments Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:54:58 +0000 http://www.yatscoffbooks.com/?p=2192 Voodoo Bull rave reviews are trickling in at the reader/reviewer site bookkus.com.  Four and five stars and some very good comments.   It was a fun book to write as I manipulated the characters in a lot of ways.   You … Continue reading

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