Reene Abbott

The perfect rainy day book for cat-lovers - 'Not Your Mother’s Book on Cats'

The subtitle on the cover of this book is “62 cat-approved stories written by their humans.” The stories contained in this delightful little book carry out the theme of ...

An oaf and a shroud - Two local authors write books for children

Carol Guild, features editor for the Auburn Journal, initiated the Support Placer Writers program in 2015 to promote local authors and inspire AJ readers to buy and read their book ...

Reading and writing: Both are necessary for richness of life

All equations must have at least two parts. Books are the same way. They must be written, they must be read. Readin’ and writin’, along with ‘rithmatic, are tau ...

‘The Jarrian Chronicles’ invites readers on mysterious journey

Writers can take you to another country, another culture, even another time. Sometimes a writer will keep his or her story in the current time and place, but show you an unknown pa ...

Corned beef and cabbage: More than a tradition

Reene is short for Maureen and my maiden name is McCarthy, so no one ever asked me where my father was from. Being raised by an Irish father, corned beef and cabbage was often se ...