Open Mic Blog
|Posted on July 17, 2020 at 1:45 PM||comments (2)|
Happy, happy, joy, joy! Today’s the day!!! My first picture book, illustrated by the amazing Kjersten L. Niskanen, is now available for purchase! Here’s what award-winning picture book author and poet Anna Smucker had to say about Sir Grace and ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 8, 2020 at 2:15 PM||comments (0)|
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The cover reveal for my first picture book is tomorrow July 7, 2020.
It's called SIR GRACE AND THE BIG BLIZZARD, and it was illustrated by the amazing Kjersten Niskanen! Stay tuned!!!
|Posted on March 15, 2020 at 12:00 AM||comments (0)|
To read or not to read, that is the question. After a lot of soul searching, I've decided to cancel my St. Patrick's Day reading at Taylor Books this Tuesday because of the coronavirus. Only a pandemic could keep me away!!! In t...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 30, 2019 at 11:30 PM||comments (0)|
Flashback to 2013
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
The Silver Tattoo: an Interview with Laura Treacy Bentley by Zoe Ferraris
Between 2000 and 2004, I belonged to a writer's group, the Rogues, that had a dramatically positive influence on my writing. So it delights me to announce that this year, three of the writers from this group have books coming out. I am so proud of my fellow writers, knowing the work that has gone i...Read Full Post »
|Posted on April 6, 2019 at 3:40 PM||comments (0)|
I was thrilled to be the Garrett County Arts Council's "Artist of the Month" in the March edition of The Lakefront Magazine!Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 8, 2018 at 10:20 AM||comments (0)|
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|Posted on August 15, 2017 at 9:55 AM||comments (0)|
On September 16, 2017, I'll be signing with Nora Roberts at her Turn The Page Bookstore in Boonsboro, Maryland.Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 20, 2017 at 8:30 PM||comments (0)|
Enter to win a free signed copy from Goodreads of Looking For Ireland: An Irish-Appalachian Pilgrimage by clicking on this link: http://bit.ly/2tPMu51
|Posted on June 9, 2017 at 8:05 PM||comments (0)|
I am delighted to be a featured writer at "More Than Words" in Hurricane, West Virginia, at 6pm on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Hidden Creek Mercantile. Come join us!
|Posted on March 9, 2017 at 11:40 AM||comments (0)|
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|Posted on September 23, 2016 at 10:55 AM||comments (0)|
I was recently interviewed on Geosi Reads. Take a look!
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|Posted on June 10, 2016 at 6:15 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted on March 10, 2016 at 9:45 AM||comments (1)|
Guess where I'll be on St. Patrick's Day?! Out to Lunch!!
If you're going to be in Huntington on March 17, come and join us! I'm kicking off this new venture with River and Rail Bakery and The Red Caboose, so watch for your favorite author in the coming months. The food is to LIVE for!
If you have...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 4, 2016 at 10:05 AM||comments (0)|
I was recently featured on "Author in the Spotlight" at the lovely Portobello Book Blog out of Edinburgh, Scotland: /http://portobellobookblog.com/2016/02/15/laura-treacy-bentley-author-in-the-spotlight/
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|Posted on December 9, 2015 at 10:20 AM||comments (1)|
I was invited to be a guest blogger on Vicki Goldman Gilbert's terrific blog Off-the-shelf book reviews in the UK! My post is titled "Drive, Imagine, Write." It's for all of you writers, like me, who have written or are writing a book and have traveled that long road to publication.Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 19, 2015 at 6:00 PM||comments (0)|
I read everything from literary, mysteries, fantasy, thrillers, poetry, non-fiction and more, but my secret pleasures are often children's books like Brian Selznick's Hugot Cabret, Wonderstruck, and The Marvels published by Scholastic Press. They are literally works of art! I am the proud owner of four of his books, and now I have his autograph. Be still my he...Read Full Post »