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Middle Grade: Interview with 12-Year-Old Abby Bingham

Every now and again I like to discuss literature with a more sophisticated and saavy reader, so I asked 12-year-old Abby Bingham to stop by… 465 more words

Middle Grade

Top Ten Tuesday #7: Authors Gwen & Kate's Library Contains the Most Books From

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish blog. This week’s theme is Top Ten Authors I Own the Most Books From, but here at Gwen & Kate’s Library that translates to Top Ten Authors Gwen & Kate’s Library Contains the Most Books From. 308 more words

Author: Gwen

The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm

The Fourteenth Goldfish is sort of sci-fi, sort of magical realism. Sci-fi realism? On one level the book is about a grandfather who discovers a way to reverse age and becomes a teenager again. 447 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I Own the Most Books From

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish.

In order of most to less most (never thought I would ever say “less most” but there you are): 65 more words


Trailer Reveal and Giveaway of Giant Box-O-Books!

By Jen Malone

Oh. Holy. Yikes! My book releases NEXT month and today I’m super-excited to share the trailer for it. Of course, I figured I’d make it just as much fun for you as it is for me, by sweetening things with a giant giveaway. 280 more words

Children's Books

The Sky is Falling

Book: The Sky is Falling by Kit Pearson

Published 1989, Canada

I first read The Sky is Falling when I was in third grade and I thought it was the coolest thing ever. 602 more words

Newbery Project #19: 1995's Walk Two Moons

Road trip, absent mom, trying-hard dad, precocious narrator with a unique name, new home, new weird friend, maybe murder-mystery…

There are a lot of very familiar themes in Walk Two Moons but none of them are tired in Sharon Creech’s hands. 352 more words