Canadian, Events, middle grade, Poignant Coming-of-Age Story, Realistic contemporary, Summer Days Starry Nights, Summer Reads, YA

Blast From the Past!

Last week was a wonderful blur, starting with the Toronto launch of Summer Days, Starry Nights. I was so touched to see so many friends and readers come out on the rainiest day of the year to celebrate with me. It was exactly what I wanted and you've made me all a very happy lady.… Continue reading Blast From the Past!

Books for Everyone, Canadian, Contests, Days That End in Y, Events, Funny Books, Good Books for Boys, Love is a Four-Letter Word, middle grade, Words That Start With B, Writing

CONTEST: Create a Book Trailer and WIN!

Calling all book-lovers and budding filmmakers in Grades 4 and up! Create a fun, short (no longer than 2 MINUTES) video celebrating the Clarissa and Benji series and you could WIN a school visit from me AND a library of Scholastic books valued at $100! DETAILS: Contest runs from October 1st, 2012 to January 15th… Continue reading CONTEST: Create a Book Trailer and WIN!