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In the Words of an Author: An Interview With Elijah & Isaiah Smith

Have there been any authors who have influenced your work? If so, who?

Our mom (LaDonna Smith- author of the award winning children’s book “The Money Tree”) is a children’s book author and she is our biggest influence. 330 more words


Turning into Your Mother

I’ve thought I’ve been turning into my mother for some time. By the same token, my daughter is following in my footsteps. She enjoys doing the things that I did at her age, particularly art. 349 more words


Once Upon a Tree by Dawn Jarocki, Soren Kisiel

Once Upon a Tree by Dawn Jarocki, and Soren Kisiel is a encouraging tale about a leaf who struggles to accept and express himself. The leaf is happy being a leaf at the top of a tree until one day when he begins to question his purpose. 166 more words

Book Review

What I've Read / Wonder, The Bookshop Girl & The Girl of Ink and Stars

Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Wonder has been popular since it was published in 2012. I started to feel like the only one in the world who hadn’t read it it… so I finally picked it up. 625 more words

Book Reviews

The Tale of Lady Carnelian and the Luckstone

A story from Ghillian Potts‘ YA fantasy world, The Naming of Brook Storyteller. With illustrations from the book covers by Gordy Wright, and of the actual story by Flora Fisher. 836 more words

Short Stories

Book Review: All's Faire in Middle School by Victoria Jamieson

All’s Faire in Middle School by Victoria Jamieson

Published by Dial Books on September 5, 2017

Genres: Children’s, Middle Grade, Graphic Novel, Contemporary

Pages: 248  518 more words