the stars on my audio bookshelf:


by Alyssa Mastromonaco

Although I’m not Alyssa’s target audience (females 15-25), I LOVED, LOVED, LOVED her stories working for President Obama in the White House. She is humble, honest, and humorous in sharing …

Author Interview with Joel ben Izzy: DREIDELS ON THE BRAIN

dreidelsonthebrain_2-18Today I welcome Joel ben Izzy to World Reads. His new book, DREIDELS ON THE BRAIN (Penguin, 2016) would make a perfect gift for middle grade readers and up. With Hanukkah coming up soon it would also make a great

Kid’s World with Aubrey Turner: MAUS by Art Spiegelman

UnknownThere are some advantages to being a mom and writer for young readers. If you have teenagers like I do, you might find yourself reading the same books that your kids are reading. Sometimes they might even become your go-to-reading-list-source. …

Q & A with Meg Wiviott: PAPER HEARTS

Meg Wiviott PAPER HEARTS book coverToday I welcome fellow VCFA alumna, Meg Wiviott to World Reads, a blog that features interviews with authors whove written a story set outside of the United States for children or young adults.

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