Kirkus gives us some love, take some away

April 30th, 2008
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n very typical fashion, the professional review journal Kirkus throws Maureen Johnson’s SUITE SCARLETT a backhanded compliment.

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SCBWI-WWA recap

April 29th, 2008

Had a really brilliant time at the SCBWI Western Washington annual conference this past weekend. The chapter put together a truly impressive line-up, organized a phenomenal good time, and did it all with a smile on their faces. Huge props to Sara and Jolie and Jaime and Joni and Lauri and everyone else who worked behind the scenes to pull it all together.

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Even MORE great news for ZOE

April 29th, 2008

It’s been nominated for the YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association) Teens’ Top Ten list, to be voted on in October.

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Band Geek Love review

April 29th, 2008
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I’m getting caught up again after a weekend away, happily pouring through my inbox to find all sorts of good news about my authors. Like this review of BAND GEEK LOVE by Josie Bloss in the School Library Journal.

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Off to Seattle!

April 25th, 2008
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Off to Seattle for the SCBWI conference, with Kindle in hand. Lots of lovely delicious time to read on the way out, and lots, I’m sure, to report when I get back! Until then — be good. Or rather — Write well!

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