Monday, August 30, 2010

Coffee with a canine: Adele Griffin & Edith

The current featured couple at Coffee with a Canine: Adele Griffin and Edith.

Griffin, on how Edith got her name:
I named her after my great-grandmother, who was also considered a beauty in her day. We call her Edie, Beedle, Bee, the Bee, the Great Beadle, Squeedly, Beedlix, Chach, Rach, and of course...[read on]
Griffin's latest book is The Julian Game, a "riveting novel [which] explores the issues of generation Facebook: the desire to be someone else, real versus online friends, and the pitfalls and fallouts of posting your personal life online for all the world to judge."

Among the early praise for The Julian Game:
"Adele Griffin has a contemporary hit on her hands with The Julian Game. Fun, witty, ... this book was a fantastic look at how kids us the web to bully outside of school.... The book is the best kind of brain candy...."

"Cyber-bullying, alter egos, and crazy revenge plots against exes who've wronged you. You can't get anymore high school than that, which is exactly why I loved this book. The Julian Game was a really fun read."
--The Book Girl
Visit Adele Griffin’s website and Facebook page.

Read--Coffee with a Canine: Adele Griffin and Edith.

--Marshal Zeringue