The Final Gambit by Christopher Healy: Educator’s Guide + Blog Tour Giveaway

It's finally here! The Final Gambit by Christopher Healy, the third and final book in the A Perilous Journey of Danger & Mayhem series, is now out in the world, and readers can now see how this thrilling middle grade alternate-history adventure ends. I'm so pleased today to be sharing Walden Pond Press's wonderful educator's... Continue Reading →

Cheryl Schuermann: “Shaping Fiction with Memories”

Author Cheryl Schuermann drops by the blog today to talk about her debut middle grade novel, A Boy Called Preacher, which comes out in just a few days! Shaping Fiction with Memories by Cheryl Schuermann What do a cellar door, jackrabbits, and a water jug have in common? As a child, I sometimes sat on... Continue Reading →

Halloween Reads: Middle Grade

It's the spookiest season of all, so today and tomorrow I've got some fun Halloween reading recommendations for you. Today, it's all about middle grade titles, and tomorrow I'll have some YA recommendations. Ghostlight by Sonia Gensler Avery is looking forward to another summer at Grandma’s farm, at least until her brother says he’s too... Continue Reading →

Julia DeVillers: “Meet the Ultra Squad!”

Talk about squad goals! Today, author Julia DeVillers stops by to introduce the delightful characters of her middle grade graphic novel series, featuring a cast of kick-ass girls who help save the galaxy! Tweens are often underestimated—they’re still coming into their own physically and socially, so at times they get overlooked and not taken seriously.... Continue Reading →

Spotlight on YORK: The Clockwork Ghost

Today we're celebrating the recent release of The Clockwork Ghost by Laura Ruby, book two in the YORK series. Here's more about it: It was only a few weeks ago that the Biedermann twins, Tess and Theo, along with their friend Jaime Cruz, followed the secrets of the Morningstarrs’ cipher further anyone had in its... Continue Reading →

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