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Dead Skin Dave, the Pirate 5 star review!

Dead Skin Dave, the Pirate just received a 5 star review on Amazon. Thank you!

“Very talented writer. Enjoyed reading it very much. Hope to see a lot more children’s books from him. 11 more words


God Got a Dog, an Ode to Poetry Month!

Hello Again!  I am so excited to talk about one of my all time favorite books, God Got a Dog.  Cynthia Rylant originally published this collection of poetry as God Went to Beauty School in 2003, with no illustrations.   473 more words

Imagining a Writer’s Life vs Becoming a Writer in Real Life Edition #1

So back in the day when I was a young pup imagining the future, there was an idealism that tainted my view of the writer’s life. 1,187 more words

Foundational YA Literature, Babysitter's Club Outfits, Abortion, Trusting Book Characters More Than People, And "I would stick a book in my pants to go to music class"

vanessa steck



do we want to talk about…i feel like we need a slightly narrower topic than “ya lit we read”

Terry Wright


Heeee. The second-choice name for our blog: “BUSY WITH YOU, BABY” or “GETTING BUSY WITH TERRY AND VANESSA” 4,239 more words