to the Ann Arbor District Library for recommending my interview with authors Brad Barkely and Heather Hepler.
More News & Links
From Page to Screen: Gary Winick’s “Charlotte’s Web” by Melinda R. Cordell from The Horn Book.
Gail Giles at The YA Novel and Me chimes in on Surrender by Sonya Hartnett (Candlewick, 2006)(excerpt) and The Love Curse of the Rumbaughs by Jack Gantos (FSG, 2006)(audio excerpt). Read a Cynsations interview with Gail.
Walter M. Mayes (AKA Walter the Giant) lists his upcoming seminar cities and dates. Walter is presenting “The Best YA Books of the Decade.”
Watch the trailer for The Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies (Houghton Mifflin, 2006). See also “blowups” (arguments); Burp! Recipe of the Week; send a postcard; solve this week’s math problem; and check out the Biz of the Week (how kids are making money).