Category Archives: Middle Grade

Every so often, I’d estimate maybe once or twice a WIP, I come down with what I call Story Envy.  I’m not sure how many of you have caught Story Envy, but I find the writing disease so troubling, so … Continue reading

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Freshman 15er Lori Goldstein interviewed author Jen Malone about her MG debut, AT YOUR SERVICE, coming August 26, 2014 from Simon & Schuster/Aladdin MIX! JEN MALONE Writing Thesis: AT YOUR SERVICE Abstract: In this love letter to NYC, tween Chloe longs to follow in … Continue reading

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Freshman 15er Virginia Boecker interviewed author (and fellow New Leafer!) Natalie Lloyd about her sweet and spindiddly debut middle grade novel, A SNICKER OF MAGIC. NATALIE LLOYD Writing Thesis: A Snicker of Magic Abstract: When twelve-year-old Felicity Pickle moves to Midnight Gulch, Tennessee, … Continue reading

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Freshman 15er Lori Goldstein interviewed fellow imprint and editorial “sister” author Rachel Searles about her debut middle grade novel, THE LOST PLANET. RACHEL SEARLES Writing Thesis: THE LOST PLANET Abstract: A thirteen-year-old wakes up with no memory of who he is and is then … Continue reading

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