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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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Josh Bledsoe, Author of Hammer and Nails | Selfie and a Shelfie

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
Josh Bledsoe, Author of Hammer and Nails | Selfie and a Shelfie

Check out Josh Bledsoe’s Selfie with Hammer and Nails, the story of a little girl and her dad.

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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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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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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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Energy Educator Erin Twamley Talks About Climate Change: Discover How it Impacts Mother Earth

| March 23, 2016 | 1 Comment
Energy Educator Erin Twamley Talks About Climate Change: Discover How it Impacts Mother Earth

Climate Change: Discover How It Impacts Spaceship Earth, a book for middle grade students, aims to bring the discussion about climate change to the family kitchen table and science classroom.

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Jane Smiley, Author of Twenty Yawns | Speed Interview

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Jane Smiley, Author of Twenty Yawns | Speed Interview

Which five words best describe Twenty Yawns?

Jane Smiley: Cheerful, colorful, loving, amusing, relaxing.

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The Rise of Graphic Novels: A Ten Year Celebration of First Second Books

| March 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Rise of Graphic Novels: A Ten Year Celebration of First Second Books

To celebrate First Second Books and the rise of graphic novels, we thought it would be fun to have graphic novelist veteran, Leland Myrick, who has been with First Second from the beginning, and Andy Hirsch, a 2016 debut graphic novelist, interview each other.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Alexandra S.D. Hinrichs, Author of Thérèse Makes a Tapestry

| March 18, 2016 | 3 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Alexandra S.D. Hinrichs, Author of Thérèse Makes a Tapestry

Alexandra S. D. Hinrichs, author of Thérèse Makes a Tapestry, loves exploring new places, including France, where she once studied.

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Join Tara Lazar and S.britt Bantering About Normal Norman

| March 10, 2016 | 1 Comment
Join Tara Lazar and S.britt Bantering About Normal Norman

Picture book extraordinaire Tara Lazar and the frightfully creative S. Britt interview each other about Normal Norman (Sterling Children’s Books, 2016), a laugh-out-loud book that explores the meaning of normal through the study of an exceptionally strange orangutan.

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