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An Interview with Pat Zietlow Miller

Pat Zietlow Miller is an author of renown. Her picture books have received starred reviews and multiple awards. Pat has an innate talent to create books children love. 1,088 more words

Picture Books

Be Kind

I’m so excited to share this lovely book. It seemed like the perfect choice since Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) week is coming up February 11-17, 2018.    281 more words

Picture Books

Stella Diaz Has Something to Say! By Angela Dominguez

Published by Roaring Brook Press

Summary:  Stella Diaz has something to say, but she often has trouble saying it.  She’s shy, and sometimes she stumbles over English words.   229 more words

Middle Grade Fiction

Book review: Nerdy Birdy Tweets, by Aaron Reynolds, pictures by Matt Davies

Reynolds, Aaron. Nerdy Birdy Tweets. Pictures by Matt Davies. Roaring Book Press, 2017. unp. $17.99. ISBN: 978-1-62672-128-9. Gr. 1+. P8 Q9

Every day at school, I see students on so many different devices, chrome books, IPads and phones. 108 more words

Book Reviews

Review: Mary's Monster: Love, Madness, and How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein by Lita Judge

Mary’s Monster: Love, Madness, and How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein by Lita Judge
Genre: YA Biography, Nonfiction, Graphic Novel, Sequential Art
Publication: January 30, 2018 from Roaring Brook Press… 761 more words


Late to the Party ARC Review - Laura Ingalls Is Ruining My Life by Shelley Tougas

Title: Laura Ingalls Is Ruining My Life

Author: Shelley Tougas

Rating: ★★★

Synopsis: A life on the prairie is not all it’s cracked up to be in this middle-grade novel where one girl’s mom takes her love of the Little House series just a bit too far. 503 more words

The Innocence Treatment

I struggle with books written in structurally experimental formats. You know the type: journal entries, paired with text message conversations, paired with letters written to friends. 409 more words

2017 Vancouver Writers Fest