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CatsCast 1: “The Cat Lady and the Petitioner”

Escape Artists launched their new monthly CatsCast podcast, and I had the honor of narrating the very first episode! Now available for your listening pleasure: CastCast Episode 1: “The Cat Lady and the Petitioner” Author: Jennifer Hudak; Narrator: Alethea Kontis; Host: Laura Pearlman Laurie watches the cat lady march across the street. Her training tells her that she should…

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Oz or Bust Storm Witch Merch

Grab your very own STORM WITCH shirt (& other merch) and show it off it in support of Alethea’s stormchasing adventures in May! Remember to Subscribe to her YouTube, and follow Alethea & Chris on Instagram! Choose Your Favorite Shop! Amazon Redbubble Bonfire Society 6 Threadless TeePublic *As an Associate I may earn on qualifying purchases Tweet

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Oodles of Doodles!

I am thrilled to announce my new picture book OODLES OF DOODLES, coming to the world in both hardcover and paperback formats on September 27, 2022! Meet a poodle who can doodle oodles and oodles of noodles in this hilarious Level 1 Ready-to-Read by bestselling and award-winning author Alethea Kontis! Do you doodle?I do doodle!Does your poodle doodle?My poodle…

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PSEUDOPOD 788: “The Stories We Tell About Ghosts”

Now available for your listening pleasure: PseudoPod 788: “The Stories We Tell About Ghosts” Author : A.C. Wise Narrator : Alethea Kontis Host : Alasdair Stuart “Growing up in Dieu-le-Sauveur, my friends and I told stories about ghosts—the Starving Man, the Sleeping Girl, and the House at the End of the Street. The summer I was twelve, I saw…

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NPR Review: ONE TRUE LOVES

‘One True Loves’ stirs a journey to a successful future with a bit of love Alethea Kontis While resting during the holidays, I sat down with Elise Bryant’s delightful new book full of love, laughter, and glamorous international travel — One True Loves. I had just returned from my own epic adventure to Egypt and it was a joy…

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The Princess Alethea September 2021 Paper Doll is Revealed!

My dear friend Adriana Bergstrom has made my dream a reality – Princess Alethea Paper Dolls are out in the world! Now available to all of my Patrons at the $5 and up level, each doll/outfit is designed as a PDF, ready for you to print out at home (we recommend using the heaviest paper stock you’ve got). They’re…

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PA Fantastical Journal Series

I’m excited to announce a new line of books under the Alethea Kontis/Princess Alethea publishing umbrella: The PA Fantastical Journal Series! You all know how much I love my journals, and how journaling has been a source of healing for me, especially these past two years. And I have my own publishing company… So WHY ON EARTH did it…

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Review: Not Here to be Liked (NPR)

Michelle Quach’s immensely lovable YA debut Not Here to Be Liked centers on Eliza, who’s just been done out of her dream job as editor of the high school paper by an unqualified but very charming boy. NPR Purchase Not Here to be Liked Click here to read this on NPR Review – Not Here to be Liked –…

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The Best Halloween Gift! 🎃

THE BEST HALLOWEEN GIFT – and a Junior Library Guild Selection! ⭐️🎃⭐️ CLICK to buy AlphaOops: H is for Halloween for a spooky kid today! (PS: That spooky kid can totally be you) *as an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases Tweet

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