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So Royce has been Doing a LIttle Genre Jumping Lately

By Guest Blogger: Cara Buckingham

Royce has been on a roll. As you may know, his book, The Dead Boys won Washington State’s 2014 Sasquatch Children’s… 297 more words

Location, Parking Info for November | 'Countdown' by Deborah Wiles

Welcome to the 1960s! It’s Dive Time for the Deep Blue Readers on Sunday, November 23, our final meeting for 2014.

Related to the ongoing renovations at Valley Bookseller, our meeting location this month is at… 326 more words

Middle Grade

Howl at the Moon (MG)

I’m working hard on my debut Middle Grade Novel, Howl at the Moon. I’m so crazy stoked about it because the story was just incredibly fun to write. 273 more words

YA

Review: The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan

The Last Olympian
Percy Jackson & the Olympians #05
Rick Riordan
GoodReads
★★★★

All year the half-bloods have been preparing for battle against the Titans, knowing the odds of a victory are grim. 488 more words

Reviews

QUITE THE QUERY: Jessica Lawson & THE ACTUAL & TRUTHFUL ADVENTURES OF BECKY THATCHER

If you ask any writer about the process of connecting with their agent (or publisher), the majority will say the most difficult part was querying. Not only the actual process of sending out the emails/letters, but formulating the query itself. 523 more words

Blog

How to Host a Book Swap

by Alison Potoma

Last year a pair of second graders, Cianna and Laura, came to me with a proposal. “Ms. Potoma, we would like to have a book swap.” 781 more words

Children's Books

Author Interview Kristin's Ghost Tour

I’m hosting an interview with Wayne A.D. Kerr, author of MG paranormal adventure “Kristin’s Ghost”. My questions are bolded, the author’s responses are in regular font. 489 more words

Book Tours