2...I am thinking of starting a monthly newsletter for writers, readers & educators. Each issue will spotlight a couple of cool books and events, offer a writing challenge, and provide a mini-educator's guide to a popular novel. I've been looking at Constant Contact as a way to develop this newsletter but it costs money and I'm wondering if there are better options. Your thoughts?
3...If you're looking for a fun weekend read, here are three books with hot RED SHOE COVERS and spines worth cracking (one sci-fi fairy tale, one YA verse, one contemporary chick lit):