Author Archives: Greg Pattridge

About Greg Pattridge

Climbing another mountain...writing middle grade novels.

MMGM for July 5, 2021

                  Click on a sun and your day will be brightened by some great Middle Grade reviews and features. At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I’m  reviewing THE LAST SUPER CHEF by  Chris Negron. June McCrary Jacobs at … Continue reading

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THE LAST SUPER CHEF

There have been some great middle grade books with a cooking theme in recent years. My favorites include ALL YOU KNEAD IS LOVE by Tanya Guerrero; THE THING ABOUT LEFTOVERS by C.C. Payne; and ALL FOUR STARS by Tara Dairman. … Continue reading

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Weird but True! OCEAN

Dive into these fishy facts: Did you know that the prehistoric shark, megalodon, had jaws so big that it could swallow a car? Or that goats, pigs, dogs, cats, and even an alpaca have all learned how to surf? And … Continue reading

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MMGM for June 28, 2021

                  Tap on a switch to light up your day with some great Middle Grade reviews and features. At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I’m  reviewing LUNA HOWLS AT THE MOON by  Kristin O’Donnell Tubb. June McCrary Jacobs … Continue reading

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LUNA HOWLS AT THE MOON

Luna has always wanted to be a therapy dog at Therapy Dogs Worldwide. Now she’s a whisker away from reaching her fifty-visit pin that will make it official. But when her “clients”—the children who visit her—are put into a therapy … Continue reading

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CONSTELLATIONS FOR KIDS

I still remember sitting in a planetarium watching a presentations on constellations. I was about 8 years old and couldn’t wait for nighttime to come so I could find Cassiopeia. The name was one I had never heard and success … Continue reading

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MMGM for June 21, 2021

                   Summertime is the perfect time to dive into some fantastic Middle Grade reviews and features. Click on the little boy to reach your favorite. At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I’m finally reviewing WINK by Rob Harrell, … Continue reading

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WINK

My busy schedule gives me time to feature two reviews per week with the majority of requests coming from authors, publishers, and publicists. The calendar fills up quick. I always have a stack of books that I enjoyed but never … Continue reading

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ALMANAC 2022

We’re not quite through the first half of 2021, but already the number one best selling kids almanac is yours to savor in NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC KIDS ALMANAC 2022. It’s a curl up in the bed kind of book or one … Continue reading

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MMGM for June 14, 2021

                   It’s FLAG DAY. Click on a stars and stripes to reach fantastic reviews and features At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I’m reviewing THE STARTUP SQUAD-PARTY PROBLEMS by Brian Weisfeld and Nicole C .Kear with a GIVEAWAY … Continue reading

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