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AMELIA FANG

WELCOME TO MY BLOG TOUR STOP FOR THE AMELIA FANG SERIES! The first two books are out now with a castle full of zany characters and creatures. Here’s what to expect from Book #1: AMELIA FANG AND THE BARBARIC BALL … Continue reading

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MIDDLE GRADE in the NEWS 7/19/19

Below are a few articles and features I’ve enjoyed recently with a middle grade theme: Here’s a librarian’s viewpoint on acquiring diverse books. Tomorrow marks the 50th anniversary of the moonwalk and space buffs of all ages (but especially the … Continue reading

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BOOK, BOOKS, AND MORE BOOKS

It was a busy first half of the year. Publishers, authors, and a few books I bought made my TO BE READ pile grow to record heights. I read every book and then routed them to the intended middle grade … Continue reading

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Middle Grade… In The News 7/12/19

Here are a few articles and features I’ve enjoyed recently: I’ve read quite a few books this year about friendships and middle grade kids. It’s nice to know I have more than a few left with this list of 50 … Continue reading

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A HEARTLAND TALE…

…or two. The first book, THE WAYFINDER, was published in 2000 and a new edition came out last month (June, 2019) with a fantastic new cover. The second story, THE FALCONER, releases this month. A Heartland Tale is not a … Continue reading

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MMGM for June 24, 2019

                   REACH A BLOGGER’S POST WITH A CLICK ON THEIR GREEN BOOK! Here at ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have a review of CATERPILLAR SUMMER by Gillian McDunn, a timely contemporary read. June McCrary Jacobs at ‘Reading, Writing, & Stitch-Metic’ … Continue reading

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MMGM for May 20. 2019

                  It’s National Rescue Dog Day and another Marvelous Middle Grade Monday! A perfect combination. I don’t have a dog book to share, but I do have a review of ZENOBIA JULY by Lisa Bunker. Click … Continue reading

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