Tag: Middle Grade Books

The Way Past Winter

by Kiran Millwood HargraveMagical Realism – Middle-Grade My Synopsis: Mila lives in the dark cold, woods with her brother and two sisters in a small cabin. Their mother is dead, and their father left them for unknown reasons five years ago. Since then, the… Continue Reading “The Way Past Winter”

my Anti-Success story.

Children’s author Julie Hedlund, challenged participants of her 12 Days of Christmas for Writers series to post SUCCESSES (rather than resolutions) on our blogs this year. She believes the way New Year’s resolutions are traditionally made come from a place of negativity – what… Continue Reading “my Anti-Success story.”

Little Bird Flies (book review)

by Karen McCombie Historical Fiction – Middle Grade (book 1)  My Synopsis: 12-year-old Bridie lives with her family on a remote island of Scotland in 1861. As much as she loves her island, her family, and her best friend, she fears being “stuck” on… Continue Reading “Little Bird Flies (book review)”