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CRUSHING THE RED FLOWERS

A compelling new story about a time rarely exposed to middle grade readers: Germany in 1938. What to expect (From Barnes & Noble): Emil Rosen and Friedrich Weber couldn’t have less in common, but in the summer of 1938, they … Continue reading

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MMGM for 11-11-19

                 HAPPY VETERAN’S DAY! Here at ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I’m reviewing RISE OF THE DRAGON MOON by Gabrielle K. Byrne June McCrary Jacobs at Reading, Writing, & Stitch-Metic, honors Veterans Day. 2019 with a biography, The Poppy Lady:  Moina … Continue reading

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RISE OF THE DRAGON MOON

The road to this review began in 2017 when the author, Gabrielle Byrne, was my mentor in PITCH WARS. Her mentoring advice not only helped make my entry shine, but her advice and words of encouragement have stayed with me … Continue reading

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MMGM for 11-4-2019

     IT’S ANOTHER MONTH OF MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAYS! Here at ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I’m reviewing MIGHTIER THAN THE SWORD–THE EDGE OF THE WORD by Drew Callander and Alan Harrison. Sue Heavenrich at Sally’s Bookshelf was delighted with Ghosts, … Continue reading

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MMGM for 10/7/2019

        IT’S ANOTHER MONTH OF MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAYS! CLICK ON A LINK TO REACH A BLOGGER’S POST ALWAYS in the MIDDLE (that’s me) reviews STONE MAN AND THE TRAIL OF TEARS by Charles Suddeth. June McCrary Jacobs (Reading, Writing, … Continue reading

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MMGM for 9/16/2019

             IT’S ANOTHER MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAY! CLICK ON A RED BOOK TO REACH A BLOGGER’S POST. I’m featuring THE 12TH CANDLE by Kim Tomsic at ALWAYS in the MIDDLE. June McCrary Jacobs has a S.T.E.A.M. feature on a children’s … Continue reading

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MMGM for 9/2/19

                Click on a flag to reach a blogger’s post! Here at ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have a review of Legacy AND THE QUEEN by Annie Matthew. June McCrary Jacobs features a new historical fantasy adventure, Jagger Jones & … Continue reading

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