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  • I LIKED MY LIFE receives starred review from Booklist!

    October 25, 2016
    I LIKED MY LIFE by Abby Fabiaschi (St. Martin's - January 2017) received a starred review in the October 15, 2016 issue of Booklist!  Read the review below: Maddy’s husband, Brady, and their teenage daughter, Eve, have been struggling after READ MORE

    Happy Book Birthday Month to RAINBOW WEAVER!

    October 25, 2016
    Linda Marshall's latest RAINBOW WEAVER published this month to some nice reviews and is a Junior Library Guild Selection! Ixchel wants to follow in the long tradition of weaving on backstrap looms, just as her mother, grandmother, and most Mayan READ MORE

    FEAR THE DROWNING DEEP available today!

    October 11, 2016
    Sarah Glenn Marsh's debut young adult historical fantasy novel published today with Sky Pony Press to quite a bit of buzz. The book has been featured in Bustle, Barnes & Noble's Most Anticipated YA of October list and NPR among countless READ MORE

    Vincent X. Kirsch honored!

    October 8, 2016
    Author/Illustrator Vincent X. Kirsch received the Children's Literature Council of Southern California's Excellence in Illustration Award for Gingerbread for Liberty! (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015), written by Mara Rockliff. He received the award at the 2016 Fall Gala which brings together children's book authors and READ MORE

    BODY OF EVIDENCE to be a film!

    August 10, 2016
    Worldwide motion picture and television rights to Rachel Grant's BODY OF EVIDENCE (Janus Publishing - August 2013), Book 2 in her "Evidence" series, have been acquired by Nancy Cartwright's Spotted Cow Entertainment.  Production is set to start in 2017. In READ MORE

    KINDERGARTEN IS COOL! pubs June 28th!

    June 9, 2016
    Linda Marshall's latest picture book, Kindergarten is Cool! publishes June 28th with Scholastic! Celebrate all the familiar milestones and moments shared by every kid entering kindergarten in this charming second-person narrative. Whether it's early-morning jitters or becoming familiar with new READ MORE

    The HOLE STORY OF THE DOUGHNUT receiving great reviews!

    June 9, 2016
    Illustrator Vincent X. Kirsch's latest from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt published last month to some great reviews! Junior Library Guild has selected The Hole Story of the Doughnut as one of their 12 elementary nonfiction selections for 2016!  Written by Pat Miller, The Hole Story of READ MORE

    DRAGON’S TEETH by Upton Sinclair Makes Top 15

    May 23, 2016
    Upton Sinclair's 1943 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, DRAGON'S TEETH (Open Road - January 2016), was an iBooks Bestseller in Publishers Weekly for the week ended May 1, 2016.  DRAGON'S TEETH made number 14 on the Top 15 Fiction & Literature list READ MORE