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My Brain on Books · 2W ago

LEMONS by Melissa Savage Blog Tour

I'm honored to be part of the blog tour for LEMONS, Melissa Savage's refreshing MG debut novel.Lemons by Melissa Savage (May 2, 2017, Crown Books for Young Readers, 320 pages, for ages 8 to ...
My Brain on Books · 2W ago

THE EPIC FAIL OF ARTURO ZAMORA by Pablo Cartaya for Diversity Monday and MMGM

The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya (May 16, 2017, Viking Books for Young Readers, 256 pages, for ages 10 and up)Synopsis (from the publisher): Save the restaurant. Save the town...
My Brain on Books · 3W ago

BEYOND THE BRIGHT SEA by Lauren Wolk for MMGM

Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk  (May 2, 2017, Dutton Books for Young Readers, 304 pages, for ages 9 to 13)Synopsis (from Indiebound):  Twelve-year-old Crow has lived her entire life on...
My Brain on Books · 1M ago

ME AND MARVIN GARDENS by Amy Sarig King for Earth Month

Me and Marvin Gardens by Amy Sarig King (January 31, 2017, Arthur A. Levine Books, 256 pages, for ages 8 to 12)Synopsis (from Indiebound):  Obe Devlin has problems. His family's farmland has...
My Brain on Books · 1M ago

CATCHING A STORY FISH by Janice N. Harrington for Poetry Month and Diversity Monday

Sorry for my absence but I've been dealing with family issues and health issues, as well as working on revisions for the Advanced Novels in Verse workshop I'll be attending at Highlights in ...
My Brain on Books · 2M ago

MOTOR GIRLS for Women's History Month

Motor Girls: How Women Took the Wheel and Drove Boldly Into the Twentieth Century by Sue Macy (February 7, 2017, National Geographic Children's Books, 96 pages, for ages 10 and up)Synopsis (...
My Brain on Books · 2M ago

TWO NAOMIS by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich and Audrey Vernick for Diversity Monday and MMGM

First, I have a winner to announce. According to randomizer, the winner of the hardcover copy of THE UNCOMMONERS #1: THE CROOKED SIXPENCE by Jennifer Bell is:THERESA MILSTEINCongratulations!...
My Brain on Books · 2M ago

THE ONLY ROAD by Alexandra Diaz for Diversity Monday

Welcome to another Diversity Monday:The Only Road by Alexandra Diaz (Oct 4, 2016, Simon & Schuster, 320 pages, for ages 9 to 13)Synopsis (from Indiebound): Jaime is sitting on his bed drawin...
My Brain on Books · 3M ago

THE UNCOMMONERS #1: THE CROOKED SIXPENCE by Jennifer Bell

First, I have a giveaway winner to announce, from Feb 6th. According to randomizer, the winner of the hardcover of JASPER AND THE RIDDLE OF RILEY'S MINE by Caroline Starr Rose (plus, a journ...
My Brain on Books · 3M ago

MIDNIGHT WITHOUT A MOON by Linda Williams Jackson for Diversity Monday and Black History Month

Midnight Without a Moon by Linda Williams Jackson (January 3, 2017, HMH Books for Young Readers, 312 pages, for ages 10 and up)Synopsis (from the publisher): It's Mississippi in the summer o...