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Five Family Favorites with Patricia Dunn, Author of Rebels by Accident

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Five Family Favorites with Patricia Dunn, Author of Rebels by Accident

Patricia Dunn, author of Rebels by Accident, selected her family’s five favorite books with the help of her husband Allan Tepper. They are a beautiful collection of diverse characters and plots.

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Best Young Adult Books with Dorothy Hearst, Author of the Wolf Chronicles

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Young Adult Books with Dorothy Hearst, Author of the Wolf Chronicles

I read a lot of Young Adult books. I love the strong storylines, and the passion and honesty of the protagonists. Here are a few of the many YA books I love.

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Madame Tussaud’s Apprentice, by Kathleen Benner Duble | Book Review

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Madame Tussaud’s Apprentice, by Kathleen Benner Duble | Book Review

Madame Tussaud’s Apprentice is a fascinating historical drama. The rich background of revolutionary France provides readers with a fascinating look at that terrifying time.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Romina Russell, Author of Zodiac

| December 9, 2014 | 1 Comment
My Writing and Reading Life: Romina Russell, Author of Zodiac

Romina Russell is a Los Angeles based author who originally hails from Buenos Aires, Argentina. When she’s not working on the ZODIAC series, Romina can be found producing movie trailers, taking photographs, or daydreaming about buying a new drum set. She is a graduate of Harvard College and a Virgo to the core.

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Best Selling Kids Series | December 2014

| December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Kids Series | December 2014

Best Selling Books for Kids: This month, our best selling kids series is The Marvel Heroes of Reading line of early readers.

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Best Selling Young Adult Books | December 2014

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Young Adult Books | December 2014

With so many strong novels on this list, everything remains the same on our hand-picked list from the Best Selling Young Adult list—including The Children’s Book Review’s number one best selling young adult book is The Children’s Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy—a classic must-read for all Greek mythology fans.

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Best New Kids Stories | December 2014

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best New Kids Stories | December 2014

Hot New Releases & Popular Kids Stories

This month is all about middle grade mania; plus a bonus young adult novel! Here are our picks for five kids books that we feel represent some of the best new kids stories releasing this month.

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The Orphan of Torundi, by J. L McCreedy | Dedicated Review

| November 25, 2014 | 2 Comments
The Orphan of Torundi, by J. L McCreedy | Dedicated Review

The Orphan of Torundi delivers all the key ingredients for a successful young adult novel. Romance, fast adventure, and a believable landscape blend together for a consuming read with a strong protagonist.

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YALLFest 2014 | Event Recap

| November 20, 2014 | 1 Comment
YALLFest 2014 | Event Recap

The heart of Young Adult Fiction descended into picturesque Charleston, SC on November 7, 2014 as 60 Young Adult authors, including 37 New York Times bestsellers, joined together for the 4th Annual Charleston Young Adult Book Festival (“YALLFest”).

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Best Young Adult Books with Mary Amato, Author of Get Happy

| November 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Young Adult Books with Mary Amato, Author of Get Happy

I’m putting the following books on my to-read list. I chose these particular books of the many the above authors have written because either these particular characters or the genres (fantasy, adventure, and historical fiction) are the most different from my own work.

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