Hi friends, On July 15 & 16th I will be in Phoenix, Arizona at the 38th Annual AFHE Home Education Convention presenting a new unreleased Green Ember story LIVE! Join me for a sing-along time that’s a mini storytelling concert. New art from the illustrator, Zach Franzen, will also be featured. Tickets may only be purchased by AFHE Convention attendees through the registration process. … [Read more...] about Green Ember LIVE | S. D. Smith Author Event
This week (in the US and UK) we'll have all nine Green Ember Kindle eBooks for sale for 99 cents! Not all at once, so please see the images below for the schedule. It begins with The green Ember Archer Trilogy, and goes on. I hope you'll share them on their days and download them all. Thanks! … [Read more...] about All Nine Green Ember eBooks For 99cents This Week!
I love Thomas McKenzie. He died on Monday. I met Thomas years ago at The Rabbit Room’s conference. We hit it off immediately—for lots of reasons. We laughed so much, and connected easily over playful jibes and witty banter. He was funny. But there was much more to him than a great sense of humor. Thomas was perhaps the best storyteller I have ever heard in person. Hilarious, poignant, with … [Read more...] about A Few Words Remembering Thomas McKenzie
This is exciting! My pal Andrew Peterson’s wonderful book series, The Wingfeather Saga, is raising funds for season one of an animated series. Andrew is partnering with Angel Studios, who have helped raise funds to create The Chosen, a spectacular series centered on Jesus and his disciples. I’m a big fan of these end-runs around traditional gatekeepers in media—we need more! Of course I’m also … [Read more...] about I’m Investing in the Wingfeather Saga Animated Show
Sam's birthday is February 11th and to celebrate we're sharing these bonkers bargains on preorders till that date! All these items will ship the first week of March. Get some! See all the deals here! … [Read more...] about Bonkers Birthday Deals as Ember’s End Shipping Nears!
I grew up playing sports.Where athletes dream of a tryout.For story makers, all we ask,Is to give our tales a chance.You did, and for five years now,You keep giving me your time.You keep giving me an audience,With those you treasure most.We have invited each other in,You and I.I shared with you my stories,Born at home and with my kids.Our adventures became yours,And we exchanged this gift.You … [Read more...] about Thank You for these Five Years
January of 2015 is when The Green Ember officially released. It feels like a thousand years ago and/or yesterday, but it was indeed five human years ago. A part of me still hasn’t been able to process what’s happened. That has to do with the fact that I haven’t really stopped for very long to mull it over (I’ve written seven more books in those five years), and also maybe a kind of … [Read more...] about The Green Ember is Five Years Old
FIRST 1,000 SIGNED! Okay, this is the final deal and it is BONKERS. SAVE $50 when you get these five copies of The Green Ember as gifts for loved ones! These books are five bucks each. Hard to beat that for gifts. Act fast for signed copies! ---> SDSmith.net/DEALS <--- Note About SigningI’m signing the first 1,000 books (not first 1,000 orders). We also will not be able … [Read more...] about SAVE $50 on Incredible Green Ember Gift Deal LIMITED TIME and FIRST 1K SIGNED!
?Lit Lit Warning? CHRISTMAS. GIFTS. DEAL. Get the three books in the main Green Ember Series before it all wraps up in Ember's End! —> SDSmith.net/DEALS <— Can't beat it. Throw this gift at a family you love this Christmas and wait for their loving gratitude to hit you in the face like a face-hitter. AND THE FIRST THOUSAND BOOKS WILL BE HAND-SIGNED BY S. D. SMITH! … [Read more...] about Main Green Ember Trilogy in LIMITED TIME Fantastic Christmas Deal–SIGNED!
FIRST 1,000 SIGNED! These are all the books available this Christmas! Looking for a special gift for beloved family or friends? Maybe you’re eager to get all the books signed? If so, jump on this quick. It’s a huge discount and we’re excited to share it with you! ---> SDSmith.net/DEALS <--- ~Note About Signing~I’m signing the first 1,000 books of the All Books MEGA-BUNDLE … [Read more...] about LIMITED TIME Christmas Deal on All S. D. Smith Books–SIGNED!
We sold out of the mugs pretty fast. But we may have a limited run again next year. If you're interested, join the waitlist! … [Read more...] about Popular Green Ember Mug Waitlist
This handcrafted “My Place Beside You” Oath mug is inspired by Eefaw Potter himself. Enjoy your morning tea or coffee with this beautiful piece of authentic pottery from the world of The Green Ember Series. Preorder NOW ONLY AT SDSMITH.NET/STORE! … [Read more...] about Green Ember Mugs Available in LIMITED PREORDER