Maureen Johnson and Tim Federle show us #HOWIRESIST

July 17th, 2017
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Congratulations to Maureen Johnson and co-editor Tim Federle, whose amazing anthology was announced today. HOW I RESIST: Activism and Hope for the Next Generation promises to be a roadmap of diverse voices sharing personal stories of how they fight against tyranny and power. We’re thrilled to be pledging the entire advance to the ACLU to […]

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Authors for Henryville

March 14th, 2012
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In the midst of pre-Bologna nuttiness, but I wanted to highlight my author Julia Karr’s amazing efforts on behalf of tornado victims in Henryville, Indiana. She’s running an auction with fabulous prize packs from some of the top authors in the YA market — authors like Meg Cabot, Maureen Johnson, Stephanie Perkins, Ransom Riggs, and […]

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Rocking the Drop

April 15th, 2010

If you’ve been hiding in a cave, you might not know today marks Readergirlz’ 2010 Operation Teen Book Drop extravaganza. A little background: In 2008 and 2009, readergirlz , Guys Lit Wire, and YALSA orchestrated publishers’ donations of nearly 20,000 new young adult books to hospitalized teens across the country. For 2010, If I Can […]

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A Suite Auction

November 18th, 2008
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So, you remember VH-1’s Pop-Up Videos, right? Little bubbles of exciting information and fun facts or trivia would pop up while a music video was playing. Well, if you liked that, and I KNOW you like books, you will LOVE this. Check out The Page Flipper for an online auction to benefit First Book, a charity to donate new books to children in need.

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Dewey Update

March 12th, 2008
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Need MORE impetus to donate to the Dewey Donation System? You can win galley copies of Maureen Johnson‘s forthcoming SUITE SCARLETT and Alyson Noel‘s forthcoming CRUEL SUMMER.

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