Congrats to JORDI PEREZ for making the ALA Rainbow List!

January 31st, 2019

You can find the full (amazing list) online here.

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A Star for JORDI PEREZ!

February 5th, 2018
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Congratulations to Amy Spalding, whose forthcoming YA novel THE SUMMER OF JORDI PEREZ (AND THE BEST BURGER IN LOS ANGELES) just received a starred review from Kirkus! An excerpt: Working at her favorite boutique and falling in love, a girl enjoys a lush Los Angeles summer—until things become complicated… Funny, full of heart, and refreshingly […]

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Getting back up to speed with exciting news!

January 8th, 2014

After two weeks off for the holidays, it always takes a while to get back up to speed. Add on top of that almost five months of being closed to queries, and I’m finding it a fun challenge to remember how to do my job sometimes! Anyway, Renee and I are going through all the […]

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Where To Find Me! (Winter/Spring 2013 edition)

January 4th, 2013

As part of my continuing mission to be a better blogger, I wanted to make a note of a few upcoming events where you can find me. In addition, if you’d like to invite me to speak at your conference, workshop, or seminar, please send me an email! First up, later this month I’ll be […]

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Lili Wilkinson, Stonewall Book Award Honoree

July 25th, 2012

As you may recall, in January at the ALA Midwinter convention, I was thrilled to hear that Lili Wilkinson‘s PINK was a Stonewall Honor book. Recently, at the ALA Annual convention, the awards were given out, and though neither Lili nor I could be there to accept the honor, her amazing editor Anne Hoppe of […]

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