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By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: September 11, 2012

Enter to win an autographed copy of  Ellis Weiner’s funny new book The Templeton Twins Have an Idea; illustrated by Jeremy Holmes.

“[T]he first in a series perfect for boys and girls who are smart, clever, and funny (just like the twins), and enjoy reading adventurous stories (who doesn’t?!).”

Giveaway begins September 11, 2012, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends October 9, 2012, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

Reading level: Ages 9-12

Hardcover: 232 pages

Solving the Problem of Problem-Solving

By Ellis Weiner, for The Children’s Book Review
Published: September 11, 2012

I’ve just finished writing the second Templeton Twins book, and it’s dawning on me that I am, apparently, interested in problem-solving.  Who knew?  But Book I and Book II spend a lot of time, not only having the Twins solve problems, but in walking them, and the reader, through the step-by-step process of either how they think about those problems, or how they literally solve them, or both.