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What’s in a Name? A WHOLE NEW BALLGAME Blog Post

 (This is the first in a series of blogs for my new middle grade novel, ...
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The Story of the Book Trailer

Sometimes you realize you're part of something special as it was happening. This was one of those instances. If you ...
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NIght at the Stadium!

I'm not very good at keeping secrets...especially secrets as big as this one! Finally, I'm able to announce my new ...
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Marvelous Cornelius: Book Trailer Premiere!

Next month, my new picture book MARVELOUS CORNELIUS comes out. The amazing paintings were done by John Parra. The book ...
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Teachers Write — Tuesday Quick-Write!

Every summer Kate Messner hosts her impressive Teachers Write, a free virtual summer writing camp for teachers and librarians. The summer ...
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Pride, Marriage Equality, and the KidLit Community

It is so ordered. Friday June 26th, 2015 will forever be one of those circle the calendar days. One aspect ...
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Welcome to My New Look Website

Hey All... So this week, I'm launching my new look website. It's got a ton of new features, and I'm hoping ...
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To the Read Aloud!

(The following blog post originally appeared on March 4 on The Nerdy Book Club site) This one time, for read ...
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Some Tips

Do I have any writing tips?  Absolutely.  Some of them, I'm sure you've heard before. Still, if you follow some ...
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