Monthly Archives: March 2014

Author Interview with Leslye Walton

Get to know Leslye… Leslye Walton was born in the Pacific Northwest. Perhaps because of this, She has developed a strange kinship with the daffodil. She too can only achieve beauty after a long, cold sulk in the rain. Her … Continue reading

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Author Interview with Amy Timberlake

Get to know Amy… Amy Timberlake’s newest book, One Came Home, has been called “a True Grit for the middle school set” (Bookpage), “a valentine to sisterhood and a bird that no longer exists” (The Washington Post), and “a rare gem … Continue reading

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Author Interview with Naomi Canale

Get to know Naomi…  Naomi Canale is a lifelong Nevadan obsessed with anything vintage and Tim Burton. In between creating art and loving on her three children, she writes young adult and new adult fiction with creepy noir themes. She … Continue reading

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Author Turf Interview with Ann Angel

Get to know Ann… Ann Angel considers it her good fortune that she discovered the music of Janis Joplin as a bookish teen who would rather paint or write bad poetry. She became a writer and teacher and has penned … Continue reading

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Interview with Award-Winning Author Todd Strasser

Get to know Todd… Todd Strasser  is the author of more than 100 books for teens and middle graders including the best-selling Help! I’m Trapped In … series.  He has written numerous award-winning YA novels including The Accident, The Wave, … Continue reading

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Author Turf Interview with Caroline Starr Rose

Get to know Caroline… Caroline Starr Rose spent her childhood in the deserts of Saudi Arabia and New Mexico, camping at the Red Sea in one and eating red chile in the other. As a girl she danced ballet, raced … Continue reading

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Interview with Newbery Honor Author Kirby Larson

Get to know Kirby… Kirby Larson went from history-phobe to history fanatic while writing the 2007 Newbery Honor Book, Hattie Big Sky. Her passion for historical fiction is reflected in titles such as The Fences Between Us, and The Friendship Doll, as well as her … Continue reading

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