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SCBWI Oklahoma Twitter Chats

Fall is just around the corner and so is our SCBWI Oklahoma Fall Retreat. To get everyone in the mood for the retreat, and to help us get to know some of our retreat faculty, we are hosting several Twitter chats over the next month, beginning this Tuesday, August 25th. 525 more words


DNF ARC Review: Bright Lights, Dark Nights by Stephen Emond

Author:  Stephen Emond
Genre: Young adult, contemporary
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Publication Date: August 11, 2015
384 pages, hardcover

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ARC Reviews

July 13: National Embrace Your Geekness Day

Did you know that there is a national holiday devoted to helping us accept our inner nerd?  July 13 is national “Embrace your Geekness Day”.  I’m convinced that everyone has a side of themselves that can be a bit geeky at times, so why not celebrate that! 398 more words


ARC Review: Devoted by Jennifer Mathieu

Author:  Jennifer Mathieu

Genre: Contemporary, Religion

Publisher: Roaring Brook Press

Publication Date: June 2, 2015

336 pages, hardcover

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2015 Books

ARC Review - Devoted by Jennifer Mathieu

Title: Devoted

Author:  Jennifer Mathieu

Rating: ★★★★★

Synopsis: Rachel Walker is devoted to God. She prays every day, attends Calvary Christian Church with her family, helps care for her five younger siblings, dresses modestly, and prepares herself to be a wife and mother who serves the Lord with joy. 542 more words

Cover Reveal! Marina Cohen's INN BETWEEN (Roaring Brook Press, 2016)

I remember the first time I read this super creepy middle grade, and I could. Not. Put. It. Down. The story follows 12-year-old Quinn, who is driving across country with her best friend’s family when a stopover at a creepy Victorian hotel in middle of the Nevada desert turns terrifying. 21 more words


Review: Return to Augie Hobble

Return to Augie Hobble by Lane Smith. 9781626720541. May 2015. Gr. 4-6.

You probably know Lane Smith as a collaborator and illustrator extraordinaire of such great titles as… 442 more words