My latest post at From the Mixed-Up Files of Middle-Grade Authors features an interview with Lois Peterson – one of my favourite Canadian authors.
Find out more about the wonderful writers behind From the Mixed-Up Files… of Middle-Grade Authors in this Secrets and Truths post by Mindy Alyse Weiss.
Here’s a link to my blog post on From the Mixed-Up Files of Middle-Grade Authors about Authors for Earth Day.
It’s time to vote! After receiving a plethora of worthy nominations, three libraries have been chosen at random. One of these lucky libraries will receive one hundred books, all generously donated through the Mixed-Up Files of Middle-Grade Authors. Read the profiles and pick your favorite;
My group blog, The Mixed-Up Files of Middle Grade Authors, is giving away books! To nominate a library, enter a comment here by October 16, 2012. Three finalists will be randomly chosen from the list of nominees. From October 20-31st we will be asking readers to vote on which library should receive our middle grade collection. A lucky library somewhere in Canada or the US is going to be showered with books – have your say on which one it will be!
Today on From the Mixed up Files of Middle Grade Authors I posted Star Struck at SCBWI-LA which reviews my experience at the SCBWI (Society for Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators) Conference in August.
My first blog post for the Mixed-Up Files of Middle Grade Authors, Getting the Grant, includes some great tips for grant writing.
…of Middle Grade Authors is an awesome group blog that celebrates books for middle grade readers. Aimed at anyone with a passion for children’s literature—teachers, librarians, parents, kids, writers, industry professionals— we offer regularly updated book lists organized by unique categories, author interviews, market news, and a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a children’s book from writing to publishing to promoting. And I say “we” because myself and ten other authors have just been chosen as the newest members of the blog! Stay tuned for details of my first posting and check into the blog regularly for lots of great information.