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Entries Tagged as 'Awards'

Old Stars Still Shining

August 13th, 2009 · Comments Off

Just got my Southern Breeze Newsletter and saw this: Mary Ann Rodman’s JIMMY’S STARS was named to the National Assoc. of Social Studies Teachers Best Trade Books list, as well as Booklist’s 10 Best Historical Fiction books of 2008, and a Bank Street College Best Book. Both SURPRISE SOUP (Viking) and A TREE FOR EMMY […]

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Tags: Author Promotion · Awards · History · Picture Books

This and That

July 3rd, 2009 · 4 Comments

Lots of catch-up junk to discuss. Sorry. Blogger of the Tour Bloggers eligible for the Blogger of the Tour Award for the Darkwood Tour were as follows: Never Jam Today Becky’s Book Reviews Through a Child’s Eyes My Own Little Corner of the World Please vote in the poll at the top of the left sidebar. […]

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Tags: Awards · Kidz Book Buzz Bizz

Savvy Book Tour Wrap-up

April 30th, 2009 · 1 Comment

The big pink Bible bus is rolling off, leaving nothing but the memories. I loved this book and loved this tour. I enjoyed all the interviews, particularly. And I especially appreciate Ms. Law playing along as she’s said she’s kind of a private, shy type of person. It was good of her to make herself […]

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Tags: Awards · Fantasy · Middle Grade

Is Sending Snotty Emails a Legitimate Savvy?

April 29th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Here we are in the third day of the Savvy tour already. We had so many interesting interviews with Ingrid, I’m sure she’s exhausted. I’m amazed she’s still able to smile at us all from her author picture. Oh. Um. Never mind. Everyone loved the book. It’s always fun to do a tour on a book […]

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Tags: Awards · Fantasy · Middle Grade

Jimmy’s Stars Out in the World

March 18th, 2009 · Comments Off

  Here’s some news from our old friend Mary Ann Rodman. She was our first blog tour author and she sent us all wonderful hardback copies of her book Jimmy’s Stars. What do you think of that  paperback cover of Jimmy’s Stars? Mary Ann told me that’s the cover for the UK version, so I’m not […]

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Tags: Awards