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Jonah Winter, Author of Lillian’s Right to Vote | Speed Interview

| August 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Jonah Winter, Author of Lillian’s Right to Vote | Speed Interview

Which five words best describe Lillian’s Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965?

America’s racist history surrounds us.

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A Discussion About The Girl Who Didn’t Share

| August 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
A Discussion About The Girl Who Didn’t Share

The Girl Who Didn’t Share is a tale about friendship, sharing and happy endings.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Derek Taylor Kent

| August 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Derek Taylor Kent

Latest published book …

EL PERRO CON SOMBRERO

You wrote it because …

In doing my school visits to promote my book series Scary School, I visited many dual immersion and spanish-speaking schools and saw the need for bilingual picture books that could be used to teach either English or Spanish to early learners.

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Illustration Inspiration: Carolyn Conahan, Illustrator of This Old Van

| August 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Carolyn Conahan, Illustrator of This Old Van

Carolyn Conahan is the author and illustrator of several picture books, including The Twelve Days of Christmas in Oregon (Sterling), and The Big Wish (Chronicle), which was awarded the 2011 Oregon Spirit Book Award for Picture Books by the Oregon Council of Teachers of English.

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Ellen Potter, Author of the Piper Green Series | Speed Interview

| August 6, 2015 | 2 Comments
Ellen Potter, Author of the Piper Green Series | Speed Interview

Which five words best describe the Piper Green series?

Ellen Potter: magic, Maine, fun, quirky, cozy

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Life in the Meadow with Madie, An Interview with Patty Luhovey

| August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Life in the Meadow with Madie, An Interview with Patty Luhovey

Patty Luhovey began to write Life in the Meadow with Madie: Mr. Earl’s Missing Eyeglasses in 2009. Several of the story’s characters are based upon family members, even her daughter’s dog Carli.

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Will Mabbitt, Author of The Unlikely Adventures of Mabel Jones | Speed Interview

| July 19, 2015 | 1 Comment
Will Mabbitt, Author of The Unlikely Adventures of Mabel Jones | Speed Interview

Will Mabbitt writes. He writes in cafes, on trains, on the toilet, and sometimes in his head when his laptop runs out of power. The Unlikely Adventures of Mabel Jones is his first book. Another one is coming soon.

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Alex and the Messy Monster, An Interview with Vanessa Newman

| July 14, 2015 | 2 Comments
Alex and the Messy Monster, An Interview with Vanessa Newman

Alex and the Messy Monster is the first book in a series of children’s books that address the emotional and physical needs of kids.

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Sheryl Berk and Carrie Berk, Authors of Fashion Academy | Selfie and a Shelfie

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Sheryl Berk and Carrie Berk, Authors of Fashion Academy | Selfie and a Shelfie

Sheryl Berk and Carrie Berk snapped this selfie at BookCon in May where they launched Fashion Academy!

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The Rootlets: Super Rootabilities, An Interview with Vicki Marquez

| June 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
The Rootlets: Super Rootabilities, An Interview with Vicki Marquez

I … wanted to give parents an entertaining resource that helped them establish a strong and healthy foundation for their kids and that made the “eat your vegetables” conversation much more fun and exciting.

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