MMGM for JANUARY 9, 2023

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Natalie Aguirre @ LITERARY RAMBLES has an interview with debut author Tamia Burgess and a giveaway of her MG contemporary Sincerely Sicily.

Max @ Completely Full Bookshelf has a review of Besties: Find Their Groove, written by Kayla Miller and Jeffrey Canino and illustrated by Kristina Luu. But that’s not all…

Max @ Completely Full Bookshelf also shares a link to the #LiveLikeABookChallenge that begins January 14.

Susan Uhlig was spooked by the eerie book THE CLACKITY, a compelling read. 

Carol Baldwin welcomes a new teen reviewer who shares some thoughts on DAISY AND THE MISSING MONA LISA by J.T. Allen. Also included is a GIVEAWAY.

Patricia Tilton at Children’s Books Heal reviews Keeper of the Lost Cities: Stellarlune by Shannon Messenger

Maria Antonia at of books, photography, and tea has a post about THE STAR THAT ALWAYS STAYS by Anna Rose Johnson.

Faith Hough reviews an old favorite, The Mitchells: Five for Victory, by Hilda van Stockum.

Valinora Troy has some thoughts about THE BOOKSHOP AT THE BACK OF BEYOND.

Suzanne Warr is back this week with a quick(ish) bulleted list of her game writing adventures from the past eight months plus an update on her latest middle grade, and then a spotlight on the gorgeous and poignant A Duet For Home, by Karina Yan Glaser.

Rosi Hollinbeck reviews THE HIKE TO HOME by Jess Rinker. Rosi also shares three links of interest for her writing friends.

Karen Yingling at Mrs. Yingling Reads always has a fantastic MMGM book to share. Be sure to check it out along with last week’s Guy Friday selection.


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Thanks for spreading the middle grade love and for being a part of this awesome tradition begun by Shannon Messenger and carried on here at ALWAYS in the MIDDLE! (CLICK HERE FOR PAST MMGM POSTS)

About Greg Pattridge

Climbing another mountain...always striving to reach the next peak in my life and career.
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1 Response to MMGM for JANUARY 9, 2023

  1. Long list this week! Thanks for all your hard work, Greg.

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