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NEVER AFTER

Here’s the official scoop from Macmillan’s Roaring Brook Press imprint: Nothing ever happens in Filomena Jefferson-Cho’s sleepy little suburban town of North Pasadena. The sun shines every day, the grass is always a perfect green, and while her progressive school … Continue reading

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MMGM for November 30, 2020

             No leftovers here… just more fresh reviews and features. Click  on a  to reach a blogger’s site At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I’m reviewing Double the Danger and Zero Zucchini by Betsy Uhrig. Sue Heavenrich at Sally’s Bookshelf gives … Continue reading

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Double the Danger and Zero Zucchini

I’ve always been in critique groups to get feedback on my writing, and it is beyond helpful. A few years back a 6th grade teacher asked if I would be interested in getting some younger reactions to my manuscripts from … Continue reading

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MMGM for November 23, 2020

                  The winner of a hardback copy of Loretta Little Looks Back is a frequent MMGM blogger: Rosi Hollinbeck. Congratulations! Click any blogger’s turkey to reach their post At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have a review of … Continue reading

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THE BOYS IN THE BACK ROW

Twelve-Year-Old Boy: Do you know of any books about boys? I mean just the main characters. A few girls are all right, but the only books I’ve read this year the girls kind of take over the whole story. It’s … Continue reading

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MMGM for November 16, 2020

                                                  Click any to reach a post: At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have a review and GIVEAWAY of LORETTA LITTLE LOOKS BACK by … Continue reading

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LORETTA LITTLE LOOKS BACK (REVIEW & GIVEAWAY)

Loretta Little Looks Back (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; September 29, 2020) includes stories of Loretta, Roly, and Aggie B., members of the Little family that present the vivid story of their young lives, spanning three generations. These separate … Continue reading

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MMGM for November 9, 2020

                          This coming Wednesday is Veteran’s Day. Thank someone in your community who has served. Click below on each of  the  to reach a blogger’s site. At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE join … Continue reading

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MMGM for November 2, 2020

               Click  on a to reach a blogger’s site At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I’m reviewing SCHOOL SQUAD by Eileen Moskowitz-Palma. June McCrary Jacobs at Reading, Writing, & Stitch-Metic features a historical non-fiction alphabet book, Eight Hands Round:  A … Continue reading

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SCHOOL SQUAD

Book 2 in the Popularity Pact series arrives with even more middle school drama than CAMP CLIQUE did to lead off the series. Bea and Maisy have returned from camp and it’s time for Maisy to uphold her end of … Continue reading

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