Author Archives: Nicole


About Nicole

I am the author of two YA books: THE JOCK AND THE FAT CHICK, and TT FULL THROTTLE.

Applying Cinematic Techniques to Craft Powerful Prose – October 14, 2017

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“A film director controls a film’s artistic and dramatic aspects, and visualizes the script while guiding the technical crew and actors in the fulfillment of that vision. The director has a key role in choosing the cast members, production design, and the creative aspects of filmmaking.” – Wikipedia Unlike a movie director, who works with […]

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5 Body Positive Icons Who Are Empowering Young Girls

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  Read the full Huffington Post article here: http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2017/03/01/body-positive-icons_n_15086144.html#

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Body Positive Books about Beauty, Confidence and Self-Love

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 Terrific book recommendations: Read the full article HERE.  

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Browser’s Magic Bash 2017

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I’ve been working on my third novel, working title The Conjurer, and the fun part is researching stage magic. Last year, I attended the Browser’s Magic Bash and had a terrific time hanging with magicians and performers for 12 HOURS!!! If you’re at all interested in magic THIS is the event for you! Chck them out […]

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Overwatch!

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Overwatch is an incredibly successful team-based multiplayer first-person shooter video game released in May 2016. What’s making this game so popular is all the multi-diverse game characters you can play. There are 23 heroes to choose from – all shapes, sizes and even species. Check out some of these women characters. Awesome.

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Matt Damon and Liam Neeson to star in big screen Isle of Man TT movie

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How awesome is this! I’m super excited: click HERE for the full story.   Cheers! Nicole TT Full Throttle

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The Jock and the Fat Chick: MGYABookReviews review!

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I’m thrilled to have received a book review from Sarah for The Jock and the Fat Chick. Since 2014, Sarah’s been reviewing MG and YA books from all kinds of genres and a mix of new and older releases that you may have missed in your reading journey. Thanks, Sarah! I have discovered and earmarked […]

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Word On The Street

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I had a lot of fun attending Word On The Street, saying hi to my CANSCAIP friends, romance writer friends and my publishers. It’s just so nice to see so many people out on a lovely sunny day enjoying the fine weather and perusing books and discovering new reads.  

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Writing books for teens: It’s not as scary as you think

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I wrote this article last year as part of a guest blog, but I think it’s worth reposting. I’d love to hear your comments below. Writing for teens in an ever-changing environment: It’s not as scary as you may think You know that saying, “The more things change, the more they stay the same”? I […]

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TT Full Throttle – an IOMTT fiction book sells for $275.00???

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TT Full Throttle – an IOMTT fiction book sells for $275.00??? I needed a good chuckle today and I got it. Seems someone on Amazon is selling TT Full Throttle, a fiction story about qualifying for the IOMTT Road Races, for $275.00? Hilarious! (But also odd, because the other listing has reviews and this one […]

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