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We’re off for a couple weeks, as we find rejuvenation in sand and sea, on streets and in bookshops, in stepping away from the everyday. Look for new posts at the end of April! How do you relax and refresh? What kind of break gives you the energy to return to your creative work with […]

We’ll be back to our regularly scheduled program next week. Keep an eye out for the continuation of our February Poetry Month (focusing on Novels-in-Verse). Stay warm! Anne-Marie StrohmanAnne-Marie Strohman writes picture books and is working on a middle grade novel. She is trained as a teacher, an editor, and a scholar, specializing in Renaissance […]

Welcome to the MG Lunch Break where we devour middle grade books and savor the best craft practices We love to read middle grade books. We love to write middle grade books. We love to talk about middle grade books. Now we’re  writing about middle grade books with a focus on craft. We look at […]