The very best book I read this summer was It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel, by Firoozeh Dumas. It’s a semi-autobiographical, but fictional story about a preteen Iranian girl in the late ’70s. 589 more words
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What a wonderful day! I got to see my paperbacks on display at Book Revue, Huntington Village, NY. If you haven’t been there yet, check it out. 35 more words
Happy first day of school!
Lots of new and not-so-new awesome books are waiting for you in our lovely library. Here are links to sites you should become acquainted with this year (if you haven’t done so already) so you can find books you’ll love: 234 more words
When it comes to kids books, or kids for that matter, it truly is the simple things that count.
This week has been one great big crash course in remembering what it’s like to be a kid — an essential exercise for anyone so fool-hardy as to write for kids as her primary audience. 604 more words