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SCBWI summer conferences are the best!

I can’t believe how fast time has passed. It seems like just the other day I was in Los Angeles attending the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators… 922 more words

Writing

The Future of Us by Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler

It’s 1996 and less than half of all high school students have ever used the internet. Facebook will not be invented for another eight years. 573 more words

Book

The "F" word!!

That’s right I’m talking about the Future! There is nothing that can make people quiver in fear more than speaking of the future. That is the premise of Jay Asher & Carolyn Mackler. 319 more words

Book Review

Review: The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things by Carolyn Mackler

Fifteen-year-old Virginia Shreves has a larger-than-average body and a plus-size inferiority complex, especially when she compares herself to her slim, brilliant, picture-perfect family. But that’s before a shocking phone call — and a horrifying allegation — about her rugby-star brother changes everything. 421 more words

Books

Review: The Future of Us by Asher and Mackler

Hello Readers,

A while ago my Amazon account recommended The Future of Us by Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler. If you don’t know who either of those people are, no worries, I didn’t either. 1,323 more words

Book Blog

Week 25: The Earth, My Butt and Other Big, Round Things

the forbidden section

By now, I know my hometown main library like the back of my hand. Sometimes I just go in there to visit my favourite books, sometimes I browse the less familiar sections just to see what kind of books people have written. 1,137 more words

June 2014