I knew the Oregonian
would be reviewing my novel on Sunday. I also knew the Sunday Oregonian
actually comes out on Saturday. So Saturday afternoon, I strolled down to the store, and pawed through the paper. I chose a store that also sells things like PeptoBismol. Because it is incredibly nerve- and stomach-wracking to know you are about to read a stranger's words judging your work.
But it turns out I didn't need to swig down any pink bismuth after all. It's a great review (if you don't believe me, have a look for yourself
And if you're interested in The Secrets of Lois Leveen as well as The Secrets of Mary Bowser
, check out this interview