RSSCategory: Ages 9-12

Ted Sanders, Author of The Keepers: The Harp and the Ravenvine | Selfie and Shelfie

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ted Sanders, Author of The Keepers: The Harp and the Ravenvine | Selfie and Shelfie

Check out Ted Sanders’ Selfie with The Keepers: The Harp and the Ravenvine, the second in the magical series that began with The Box and the Dragonfly.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Deborah Hopkinson, Author of A Bandit’s Tale: The Muddled Misadventures of a Pickpocket

| April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Deborah Hopkinson, Author of A Bandit’s Tale: The Muddled Misadventures of a Pickpocket

Deborah Hopkinson is the award-winning author of more than 45 books for young readers.

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The Art of Creating a Strong & Clever Heroine

| April 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Art of Creating a Strong & Clever Heroine

Django Wexler Discusses Alice, the Heroine of The Forbidden Library Series

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Best Young Adult Books with Rachel Caine, Author of Midnight Bites

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Young Adult Books with Rachel Caine, Author of Midnight Bites

We’re living in a golden age of great fiction … so many beautiful works being published every month, and it’s become a real paradise for readers, whatever they like to read.

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Once Was a Time, by Leila Sales | Book Review

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
Once Was a Time, by Leila Sales | Book Review

Once Was a Time, by Leila Sales, is superb. Months after first reading the book, I find myself reflecting on its characters and outcomes.

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5 Laugh-Out-Loud and Reach-for-the-Kleenex Middle Grade Novels | Selected by Cammie McGovern, Author of Just My Luck

| April 10, 2016 | 1 Comment
5 Laugh-Out-Loud and Reach-for-the-Kleenex Middle Grade Novels | Selected by Cammie McGovern, Author of Just My Luck

I not only loved all these books, I know I’ll go back and re-read them in the future to study exactly how these skillful writers strike the delicate balance I’m always looking for between laugh-out-loud funny and reach-for-the-Kleenex poignant.

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April Pulley Sayre, Author of The Slowest Book Ever | Speed Interview

| April 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
April Pulley Sayre, Author of The Slowest Book Ever | Speed Interview

Which five words best describe The Slowest Book Ever?

April Pulley Sayre: Chewy science for wondrous pondering.

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The Gallery of Wonders: Magora: Book One, by Marc Remus | Dedicated Review

| April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Gallery of Wonders: Magora: Book One, by Marc Remus | Dedicated Review

The Gallery of Wonders, by Marc Remus, is an incredibly engaging middle grade book for ages nine and up—especially those that dabble in art, magic, and defending against the dark arts.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Nancy J. Cavanaugh, Author of Just Like Me

| April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Nancy J. Cavanaugh, Author of Just Like Me

Just Like Me, by Nancy J. Cavanaugh, is a funny, uplifting summer camp story about unlikely friendships and finding your place in the world from the award-winning author of This Journal Belongs to Ratchet.

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Best Selling Kids Series | April 2016

| April 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Kids Series | April 2016

This month’s best selling kids series from The Children’s Book Review’s affiliate store Captain No Beard, by award-winning author Carole P. Roman, is an imaginative picture book series loved by all.

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