Five in Five: Author

Five in Five with author Shannon Wiersbitzky

TweetHey there, friends! Thanks for joining me for this Five in Five with Shannon Wiersbitzky, author of both What Flowers Remember and The Summer of Hammers Angels. I’ve been so lucky to get to know Shannon after she invited me to participate in her campaign to highlight middle-grade books that tackle tough topics, which we’ve lovingly titled… Continue reading Five in Five with author Shannon Wiersbitzky

Five in Five: Author

Five in Five with author Joyce Moyer Hostetter

TweetGuys, I’m really excited to have Joyce Moyer Hostetter here with me today. It’s been great getting to know her through our #MGGetsReal campaign in which we spotlight important books for middle grade kids dealing with tough issues in their own lives. Joyce is the author of 3 awesome books, Blue, Comfort, and the forthcoming… Continue reading Five in Five with author Joyce Moyer Hostetter

Five in Five: Author

Five in Five with Shannon Hitchock, author of Ruby Lee and Me

Tweet Hiya, Shannon! I’m so excited to have teamed up with you for the #MGGetsReal campaign—to highlight books with tough topics for “real” kids. I can’t express how important it is for people to be able to find themselves within the pages of a book, especially kids who can be so self-conscious during their pre-teen… Continue reading Five in Five with Shannon Hitchock, author of Ruby Lee and Me

Five in Five: Author

Five in Five with Kathleen Burkinshaw: author of The Last Cherry Blossom

Tweet Hey there, Kathleen! I’m so excited to have teamed up with you for the #MGGetsReal campaign—to highlight books with tough topics for “real” kids. I can’t express how important it is for people to be able to find themselves within the pages of a book, especially kids who can be so self-conscious during those… Continue reading Five in Five with Kathleen Burkinshaw: author of The Last Cherry Blossom