So Excited to Share…

I promise I will NOT make this an all-about-me-and-my-book blog, but my publisher, Prufrock Press,  has released the first chapter of EMOTIONAL INTENSITY IN GIFTED STUDENTS and I was dying to share it with you!

To check it out, click here.

Hope you enjoy it!

About these ads

19 thoughts on “So Excited to Share…

  1. Hallelujah! I’m sitting in the library right now (while waiting for scouts to end), and I’m going to go request they order this book. I may beg. And then I may get copies for the school. The very last paragraph of the excerpt is what we’re dealing with here. Please, dearest school, do not forget that my son is gifted when you’re providing accommodations for his struggles!
    Christine, thank you so much for this book.

  2. Sounds like a must read! And congratulations. So exciting!

  3. Oh, Christine! This chapter almost made me cry. This is my son. I can’t wait to read this whole book!

  4. Your book looks great–and it makes me thankful for the wonderful programs that we have for gifted students in our schools here. My daughters definitely have many of the characteristics you describe. Yikes, I’m dreading the day that hormones kick in and add some MORE emotion into the mix!!

    sf

  5. How exciting! Not quite as satisfying as having the whole book released, but a good appetizer nonetheless!

  6. Thanks you guys! I won’t tell you the level of TERROR I felt when putting the chapter out there for everyone! Your kind words makes everything much much better.

  7. Wow! So cool, I’ll have to bookmark this to take a look at at home. Thanks Christine!

  8. Yay! I’m so excited for you! :)

  9. OMG! This is so cool! Man, you did a great job. I love the way you used real kids and their experiences. Congratulations!

  10. Thank you guys! I hope you all enjoy the rest of it as well. Oct 1 can’t get here fast enough!

  11. This is very exciting indeed!

  12. So awesome! Can’t wait for this book to hit the shelves!!

  13. Wow, Christine, I really enjoyed that first chapter and can’t wait for the book. I just know you’ve met my ten year-old, that first passage described her word for word! I just sent the link to my husband and he asked me if I knew you and if you had met our DD! I will donate copies of the book to my children’s schools as soon as I can get them!
    Many congratulations.

  14. Thanks again. Your support for this are overwhelming! THis project is very near and dear to my heart and I am thrilled it is being received so well. THANKS!!!

  15. Really enjoyed reading the first chapter. Totally saw my DS in one of the example children. We’ve tried traditional therapy, and I had a sense that it wasn’t really what we needed! Can’t wait to share this with my child’s teachers!

  16. Wow. This really hit home for me. Have ordered online already. Can’t wait till it is out

  17. I have just read your chapter. Your book is on my must read list. You are right in all you say. I call it the roller coaster ride of raising gifted children!
    Thank you too for raising the issue of GLD – it is an issue close to my heart and one that often goes unrecognised. I look forward to reading the rest of your work.

  18. You guys really know how to make a girl smile! Thank you. I sincerely hope the book is helpful to all of you.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s