Beyond the Buzz: New York City Reading Recommendations from Laura Lutz
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Beyond the Buzz: New York City Reading Recommendations from Laura Lutz

Welcome to the Beyond the (Latest) Buzz series, where I’m asking YA & kidlit librarians as well as book bloggers to share books they think deserve more attention. Since today happens to be Valentine’s Day, and I love New York City like wow, I thought this would be the perfect day to feature this particular guest … Continue reading

Turning Points: Guest Post by Laura Lam
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Turning Points: Guest Post by Laura Lam

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? Here is Laura Lam, debut author of Pantomime and one of my Anticipated Debuts for February 2013, sharing hers… Guest post by Laura Lam Writing was always something I’d … Continue reading

Turning Points: “Me and Quitting” by Amy Spalding
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Turning Points: “Me and Quitting” by Amy Spalding

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? Here is Amy Spalding, debut author of The Reece Malcolm List and one of my Anticipated Debuts for February 2013, sharing hers… Guest post by Amy Spalding I used … Continue reading