Tuesday, February 15, 2011


How about another giveaway?  Post a comment or follow my blog and you could be the next winner of my book, A Beggars Purse.  The winner's name will be selected randomly from a brown paper bag on February 28.

Chapter 3...

My new friend sat on our backdoor steps staring at the baseball field for a long time. I guess he didn't have anything else to say, so I just sat beside him staring at the baseball field too. Then he stretched out his long legs like a spider, stood up, and tapped on the secret window in our back door. My grandma came to the door, opened it, and took the dinner plate from the hobo. He thanked her for the food and said it was the best food he had ever eaten. My grandma gave him a quick nod of her head, as if to say thank you, and then she told me that it was time to come into the house. I told my friend goodbye and walked into the house with my grandma right behind me. She closed the back door and...


  1. Pick me, Pick me!
    Thank you for the chance to win a book I have been considering!

  2. Me Me Me, please oh please, Me Me Me

    I would love to read your book.

    Gives me a great excuse to have, "Me", time

  3. Oh wow Toni, I love book give-aways! (yeah, like you didn't already know that :))
    Anyway, please toss my name around in the brown bag and thank you for giving us a chance to win a free copy!!

  4. I already have your book, but I wanted to stop by and encourage others to leave a comment ~ thought provoking and very well written.

    Tweeted it, Toni!

  5. Thanks for the chance to win!

  6. Drum Roll! Congrats, Sonia from California! You are the winner of "A Beggars Purse!" I will be promoting a giveaway every month not only for my book but from a plethora of interviewed authors.