Sugar Time is now out in paperback, ebook, and audiobook!

I just got my paperback copies from the publisher, along with the new CD cover (audiobook), of Sugar Time, my time travel series.  Sugar Sweet and her companions are off to prevent a paradox or two by moving and returning bodies where they need to be…  Enjoy these connected stories in the Sugar Time series: Sugar Time

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FREE! SF stories (reprints) FREE!

Joy V. Smith’s reprint collection, The Doorway and Other Stories, is free on Amazon starting August 24-August 28. Enjoy this mix of 14 science fiction and fantasy stories:


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Hurricane Danny

I see that Danny’s picking up speed and may become a cat 3 Friday.  I’ll have to keep an eye on it.


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Westward–and homeward–bound

Here’s a selection of books on Amazon about exploring and settling the frontier:

Detour Trail by Joy V. Smith Life in a Covered Wagon by Paul A. Erickson

If You Traveled West In A Covered Wagon by Ellen Levine

A Pioneer Sampler: The Daily Life of a Pioneer Family in 1840
by Barbara Greenwood

Pioneer Days: Discover the Past with Fun Projects, Games, Activities, and Recipes
by David C. King

History Pockets: Moving West, Grades 4-6+ by Martha Cheney

How We Crossed The West: The Adventures Of Lewis And Clark
by Rosalyn Schanzer

Westward Expansion (True Books) by Teresa Domnauer

Westward Expansion: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose Books)
by Allison Lassieur

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Sugar Time out in multiple formats

And Sugar Time is still available as an audiobook, though it doesn’t include all the stories.


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Sugar Time is out!

Well, it’s available for pre-order:

This edition follows the adventures of Sugar Sweet as she investigates what has happened in the old mansion and meets strange visitors…  And then …


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Detour Trail by Joy V. Smith (book review)

Another 5 star review:

Detour Trail- Joy V. Smith.

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