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Go Ahead Punk, Make My Day-- The inspiration behind Little Miss Evil

The girl with the flamethrower you’re looking at? That’s Fiona Ng, the protagonist of our debut adventure/thriller LITTLE MISS EVIL, coming out in March 2015. She hurls fire, she hurls insults, and is generally someone you… 676 more words

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Review: The Julian Chapter

A couple years ago, I read, and loved, Wonder by R. J. Palacio.  It’s the story of Auggie, a young boy with facial abnormalities who decides to attend middle school after being homeschooled for years.  241 more words

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Book Review: Castle Blues Quake & Giveaway

For your average middle schooler, 5th-8th grade, I think this would be a fun book. It’s quick-paced, it’s quirky, and there’s a lot of snark and humor. 573 more words

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Happy Book Birthday to The Book of Kindly Deaths, and read a free short story!

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The Book of Kindly Deaths!

This month’s release is The Book of Kindly Deaths,  by Eldritch Black.

WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF THE MONSTERS IN A BOOK BECAME REAL? 219 more words

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Review: Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library

By: Chris Grabenstein

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers (2013)

Source: Purchased

Rating: 3.5 stars… 421 more words

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Review - Always, Abigail

I am fortunate to I receive numerous ARC’s (advance reader copy) at American Library Association conferences. It’s a treasure trove of titles for book group. My background is children’s and I still identify myself as a Children’s Librarian, so I always bring home a few children’s titles. 244 more words

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Books Behind the Author - Darlene Foster

Since I am the featured author on  Cassandra Giovanni Writer’s blog this month she has featured three of my books today.

She is also running a contest to win a copy of Amanda in Alberta – The Writing on the Stone. 176 more words

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