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Ramblings of a Beagler & Valentine: Coming Attractions

Here are some handpicked titles from our Coming Attractions page. Want to include your book? Just read our Share Your New Book with GalleyCat Readers post for all the details.

Valentine by Kate Thane: “Mourning the loss of her mother, Anna Fitzgerald, a highly successful young business woman who enjoys all the trappings of material success but who is still looking to fill the void in her life – an emptiness that can only be filled by the consolation of real love.” (January 2013)

Ramblings of a Beagler by Chuck Terry: “This book is a celebration of the beagle as both a pet and loyal hunting companion. It contains somes tips and pointers but is not a just a “how to” book, It is instead a collection of stand alone chapters relating the author’s experiences with beagles from their birth to their death.” (January 2013)

Sheets and Ladders written by Notti Thistledore & illustrated by Nela Krzewniak: “With his sheets, chains and pet spider, Jingo likes to look the part of the classic ghost. So when someone puts their red knickers in with Jingo’s favourite white haunting sheets, Jingo is devastated. Feeling hurt and unloved, he decides to run away to join the local Carnival. But what Jingo has in spooking skills he lacks in street smarts, and he soon finds himself in trouble…” (February 2013)

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