Cory Putman Oakes is a children’s book author from Austin, Texas. Her middle grade debut, DINOSAUR BOY, hits shelves in February, 2015 with its sequel, DINOSAUR BOY SAVES MARS, to follow in February, 2016.
Cory Eckert is the manager of Youth Services of the Children’s Branch at the Octavia Fellin Public Library in Gallup, NM and the idea-girl behind Guerrilla Storytime. And, like dragons, Cory loves tacos.
By Bianca Schulze, The Children's Book Review
Published: June 16, 2009
What does a teenager (Young Adult) need from a book?
An engaging story
A topic of interest
A strong Voice
A "cool" cover
NOTE: Please remember that all children develop at a different pace and learn in different ways. If you