Category: Readers

Stepping through the #FantasticFrame with author Lin Oliver

Author Lin Oliver can make anything fun. Seriously–from SCBWI conference announcements to the crooked finger on her right hand (see #7 below), Lin’s repartee will have you chuckling. So I jumped at the chance to ask Lin about her action-packed new chapter book series, THE FANTASTIC FRAME. Think MAGIC TREE HOUSE meets your favorite works… Read more »

Confessions (and Reviews) of a Teenage Readaholic, part 3

Teen reviewer Maris Dyer reviews Mara Dyer…wait—what? Confession:  When I first received this book, I was terrified to read it. Not because it was a horror story or because of comments from other people who had read it, but because of the title: The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer. My name is Maris Dyer. Music from… Read more »

Happy SEA Launch, Heidi Kling!

How do you top off a wonderful weekend that started with a Giant’s win over the A’s, a Saturday am 5K race in SF (I was the team photographer/ cheerleader, thank you very much), our college kid’s b’day lunch celebration (Happy 20th G !), and a 1-1 World Cup US vs. England tie? ( USA!… Read more »