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Middle Grade Fiction
Young Adult Fiction
Reviews, photos, images from Soviet Russia
Beginning Readers
Articles, Essays, and Reviews
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At the Barnes & Noble B-Fest June 10 with Elizabeth Eulberg, Aimee Friedman, and Kody Keplinger

Video Interviews

At Barnes & Noble Union Square with Robin Wasserman, Kass Morgan, and David Levithan

Letters for Kids

The Rumpus, an online literary magazine, has started a Letters for Kids subscription. For $4.50 a month you, your child, or your class can receive two letters a month from well-known authors like Jane Yolen, Daniel Handler (aka Lemony Snicket), Rebecca Stead, Adam Rex, Susan Patron, Cecil Castellucci, and more. The very first letter is from me! Click on the link for more info. It's very cool. Real mail!

The German cover for THE SECRET TREE

HOW TO SAY GOODBYE IN ROBOT in Portuguese (Brazil)

The Taiwanese edition of HOW TO SAY GOODBYE IN ROBOT, in complex Chinese.

Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters now available en francais!

How to Say Goodbye in Robot--in Swedish

Baltimore at night


John Waters

Billie Holiday

Anne Tyler

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