Archive for the ‘Great Reads’ Category

A Look Inside a SOUL!

My crit buddy David Macinnis Gill is up on Amazon and you can take a peak inside his soon-to-be released YA Soul Enchilada. I adored this book from the first draft. And now, bagging a starred review from Kirkus, Soul … Continue reading


The Astonishing Pay Off of Hard Work and Research

It just so happens that the same day I started reading National Book Award Winner, The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing by M. T. Anderson, my GoodReads friend, Elizabeth C. Bunce, author of Curse Dark as Gold (winner of the … Continue reading


Congratulations to all the Children’s Choice Book Award Finalists!!

I love to see what kids are loving!! Kindergarten to Second Grade Book of the Year The Donut Chef by Bob Staake (Random/Golden) Katie Loves the Kittens by John Himmelman (Holt) The Pigeon Wants a Puppy! by Mo Willems (Hyperion) … Continue reading

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