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Is it just me or is the A Crack In The Sky future starting to feel less and less like sci-fi?

Heat-Trapping Gas Passes Milestone, Raising Fears

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 2013

The level of the most important heat-trapping gas in the atmosphere, carbon dioxide, has passed a long-feared milestone, scientists reported Friday, reaching a concentration not seen on the earth for millions of years…The best available evidence suggests the amount of the gas in the air has not been this high for at least three million years, before humans evolved, and scientists believe the rise portends large changes in the climate and the level of the sea…   (read full article)


Top 10 Library Book

This from the nice folks at the Franklin, MA Public Library. Coolness! 🙂

Now you can order signed copies of my books

Mark Peter HughesCool news! Wellesley Books (near my home) has just set up a system to work with me so you can get personalized signed copies of any of my books sent anywhere (as gifts, for yourself, whatever!). Order over the phone or through their website. (To get signed copies through the website simply write “SIGNED COPY” in the comments section of your order. You can also indicate if you would like it customized for a specific person. 🙂



New book trailer for A Crack In the Sky (for Sequoyah Book Awards)

Just saw this online: For the 2013 Oklahoma Sequoyah Book Awards, a bookseller just made this new video book trailer for A Crack In The Sky. Coolness, huh? Consider me honored. Many thanks to the folks at Brown Brothers Books!

(Click to see the original ACITS Book Trailer)


A Nice Note…

This was forwarded to me…

Many thanks for sharing this with me.  It made my day. 🙂  (And thanks to both Janet and Kate for allowing me to post!)

From Buckingham Browne & Nichols School in Cambridge, MA

Thanks, guys!

A Crack In the Sky at Hanscom Air Force Base

ACITS_HanscomAFBThe nice folks at Hanscom AFB, where my wife is a teacher, sent me this photo showing ACITS by the register at their school’s book fair. Thanks for the great placement and the shout-out! You rock! 🙂

A Crack in the Sky honored…

A Crack in the Sky by Mark Peter Hughes

A Crack in the Sky has been nominated for the 2013 Oklahoma Library Association’s Sequoyah Book Award.

Many thanks to the great teachers and readers in Oklahoma!  🙂

A Crack In The Sky Paperback Available August 9th!

Check out the book trailer…!

Book Trailer for A CRACK IN THE SKY

Happy New Year! Here at long last is the book trailer for A CRACK IN THE SKY! 🙂