Author Archives: Greg Pattridge

About Greg Pattridge

Climbing another mountain...always striving to reach the next peak in my life and career.

BIG NATE RELEASE THE HOUNDS

BIG NATE keeps on bringing the laughs with Volume 27 of the iconic comic strip. The 173 pages are presented in a series of six 4-panel comics followed by the 8-panel Sunday feature. The story lines are wide ranging as … Continue reading

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MMGM for October 31, 2022

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! CLICK ON A HAPPY WITCH AND BE CARRIED AWAY TO EACH REVIEW OR FEATURE. At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have a review of AMARI AND THE GREAT GAME by B.B. ALSTON. Brenda @ LOG CABIN LIBRARY has … Continue reading

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AMARI and the GREAT GAME

Amari is back in the second title in this series. Last year I reviewed AMARI AND THE NIGHT BROTHERS and highly recommended getting to know the engaging protagonist, Amari Peters. The story continues here and I feared there would be … Continue reading

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DINOSAUR ATLAS

Big, Bold, and Beautiful! Those three words not only describe the dinosaurs but also this book dedicated to their existence on Earth.. The National Geographic KIDS title is Big (almost 11 x 14 inches). The Bold and Beautiful are all … Continue reading

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MMGM for October 24, 2022

It’s time to carve those pumpkins, but first check out this selection of MG reviews and features. Click on a PUMPKIN to reach a blogger’s post. At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have a review of DRAWING OUTSIDE THE LINES … Continue reading

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DRAWING OUTSIDE THE LINES

Esteemed architect Julia Morgan was born 150 years ago and grew up in Oakland, California. She battled gender discrimination through most of her life as women were meant to marry and raise a family. Julia pushed forth and became a … Continue reading

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PIECE BY PIECE

I’m more than pleased to be today’s tour stop for Piece By Piece with my featured review of this new title, but first a big thank you to Blue Slip Media (Instagram; Facebook) and Amazon Publishing (Instagram; Twitter) for including … Continue reading

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THE TILTERSMITH Blog Tour

Welcome to The Tiltersmith Blog Tour! Follow along as we celebrate the release of The Tiltersmithwith behind-the-scenes looks from author Amy Herrick, plus 10 chances to win a copy! Two Truths and a Lie – Can You Guess Which is Which? by Amy … Continue reading

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MMGM for October 17, 2022

Fall into some some great MG reviews and features. Click on to reach a blogger’s post. At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have a review of NEW KIDS AND UNDERDOGS by Margaret Finnegan. Mark Baker at Carstair’s Considers is back … Continue reading

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NEW KIDS & UNDERDOGS

Learning about friendship and a dog agility class drives this new title. Robyn spends school years with her mom and summers with Dad. Mom is always moving so it’s been a new school and being the new kid six times. … Continue reading

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