A novel combining wizardry and SignWriting!

Kimberley Shaw skifoot at GMAIL.COM
Thu Mar 7 15:32:24 UTC 2013

Hi Charles:
now, wouldn't you think that a bookstore right next to Harvard
University and an international newspaper stand would know all about
international shipping?!
I will certainly go find out what's up with that!
Glad that Erika has a good work-around for you in the meanwhile.
And Andre, glad everything is clear now.
Stay tuned,
Kim from Boston

On Thu, Mar 7, 2013 at 9:17 AM, André Thibeault <atg at videotron.ca> wrote:
> Hi Kim and everyone,
>  Kim, thank you for your answer.  I understand what you said.
>  Regards,
>  André
> Le 13-03-07 06:46, « Kimberley Shaw » <skifoot at GMAIL.COM> a écrit :
>>Hello all:
>>Andre has touched on something I'd daydreamed of -- "Handful of
>>Spells" translated into other languages! I'd love to do simultaneous
>>English / ASL readings from it, for example (me and a Deaf buddy.)
>>But sorry, Andre -- at the moment it exists in written English only.
>>Gues the pressure's on for me to put the opening chapter into ASL, eh?
>>Kim from Boston, the novelist
>>On 3/6/13, André Thibeault <atg at videotron.ca> wrote:
>>> Hi Kim and everyone,
>>> Is it possible to read this book in English as well as in its written
>>> version, both at the same time?
>>> Best regards,
>>> André
>>> Le 13-02-27 19:37, « Kimberley Shaw » <skifoot at GMAIL.COM> a écrit :
>>>>Hello everyone:
>>>>at long, long last ... my novel is available for the world to see and
>>>>What is this story? It tells of a mainstreamed kid, who isn't getting
>>>>along so great in a hearing/speaking-only environment. The school she
>>>>goes to is something like Harry Potter's Hogwarts, but in America.
>>>>(After all, there must be *some* Deafs in the "Potterverse", right?
>>>>And how can the American "Witch City" not have a magical school of its
>>>>own?) But when she encounters magic-workers who talk and WRITE in Sign,
>>>>everything changes for the better.
>>>>It's called "A Handful of Spells", and I've been working on the
>>>>manuscript since 2007. I do eventually want to find it a real
>>>>publisher, but in the meanwhile, here is the self-published version:
>>>>     http://www.harvard.com/index.php?/book/a_handful_of_spells
>>>>     $15 per copy, for sale online.
>>>>OR for those of you in the Boston / Cambridge MA area (USA), stop on
>>>>by the store, admire the machine they print it on, and pick up a copy
>>>>in person!
>>>>All the best,
>>>>Kimberley Shaw ("Kim from Boston")

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