Here's a YOU KNOW WHAT? twitter "Rebekamendation" by a librarian.

You Know What? has been nominated for the Cybils Award and a children's librarian and first round panelist wrote this sweet review. ​

Thank you to Diapers & Daydreams for this lovely review of Before I Sleep: I Say Thank You

So happy to have been given a four star review for Where Am I Sleeping Tonight? A Story of Divorce and be included in this great resource,
 Best Books for Children of Divorce.

Read the review from 
Children's Literary Classics, where Ruth the Sleuth and the Messy Room won the Literary Classics Seal of Approval.

A great resource for single moms,, shared Where Am I Sleeping Tonight?-A Story of Divorce with their followers. See the
review here.

 A comprehensive review of Where Am I Sleeping Tonight?-A Story of Divorce as well as interview. This is also a great site for families to get help with divorce.

My book is written up in a blog,
Divorce Detox," A Divorce Book for Your Kids".

Read my guest post on 
Spiritual Media Blogwhere I tell about a movie that influenced a book I wrote.

Rosalind Sedacca, founder of the Child-Centered Divorce Network and author of the ebook, "How Do I Tell the Kids about the Divorce?", wrote a
 review of my book.  

My book was reviewed on 
Anna Boll's blog.

Read an excellent review of my book on this "
Daddy Got Custody!" site.

Videos and Podcasts

Check me out on Facebook, Twitter,  Pinterest, and my group blog at Writers' Rumpus.  Contact Carol Gordon Ekster at:

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This is aninterview done for the Wakefield Local Acess Television for a new series called "The Journey of a Story" talking about the writing process, October 2017. 

​​Here's an interview done by Jed Doherty   for Reading with Your Kids podcast about gratitude, BEFORE I SLEEP: I SAY THANK YOU, and other authorly tidbits. 

A podcast where Carol is interviewed for "Let's Make Kids Books". Carol talks about her writing and shares marketing tips.  

In this interview with
 Two Scrybes, I discuss the publishing process for children's books.

A local television station made a 
video of me reading my two books and added cool graphics. Thank you to The Raynham Channel, and their Reading Raynham program. 

Local cable access televison interview, Books and Authors, discusses Ruth the Sleuth and the Messy Room.
Part 1
Part 2

 video is an interview done by Erin Whalen of the Story Emporium and talks about writing, life, and my new book, Ruth the Sleuth and the Messy Room.

Watch the
 book trailer for Ruth the Sleuth and the Messy Room.

Here is a
 youtube video of a partial reading of my book that I did on Kids Heart Authors Day '09. 

Check out my television interview: (done August 2008 at Lawrence Community Access Television)
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

At a book signing, Nancy Keane, a librarian, bought my book and did a
podcast on it, Book Talks - Quick and Simple.  

Listen to my 
blogtalkradio interview from May 27, 2009.


​Interviews and Articles


Carol's book trailer premiere was part of the story behind the story for her book YOU KNOW WHAT? on a Nerdy Book Club post.

Interviewon Author Spotlight - a blog by Laura Sassi in celebration of the release of You Know What

Here is an interview done by Stacy Mozer, NESCBWI's critique group leader, for her "It's All About the Journey" #kidlit blog.

Story on winning the 2016 Catholic Press Association book awards.

Local newspaper, Andover Townsman, does 
story on Carol's book, Before I Sleep: I Say Thank You.

Here is a lovely interview of Before I Sleep on "
Karen's Adventures in MommyLand" blog. 

Carol was the author spotlight on the week of 3/12/15

Come learn about writing for children in this
 interview for BIG TV in Brookline, MA. where I was one of the guests.

Find out about Carol's book and writing in this 
interview on another author's blog.  

In this interview with 
Scrybes, I discuss the publishing process for children's books.

Click here to read the interview about Ruth the Sleuth and the Messy Room,  in the Gold Coast Gazette.

Read this 
author interview from a cool interviewer, Brian Humek, a Twitter connection. 

 interview that tells about how I came to write Ruth the Sleuth and the Messy Room

This was my first
 interview after the publication of Ruth the Sleuth, with beachboundbooks.

Here is an online 
interview that talks a little about my new bookRuth the Sleuth and the Messy Room. 

Read an online 
interview from the website Selling Books.

Read another online interview from the website 

Here's a
 blog interview to read about me and my book on Ami's "Write Out Loud" blog. 

Read my 
bullet shot interview on BookFreeq. 

Click here to read an on-line book review and interview by Tara Lazar, from January 22, 2009. 

Click here to read an on-line interview at The Book Connection.