During the interview, Tamara tells us about her upcoming book, Walking With Miss Millie, her debut novel. She talks about her inspiration for this book; how her role as a high school english teacher influenced her writing; her students' reaction to the book and her advice for aspiring writers!
Thinking you'd like to host an author? We hosted linebacker-turn-book author, Tim Green! Here are the steps we took and the inspiring result of his visit. Perhaps these tips will help you make this happen in your school. Our students loved it. Perhaps yours would too.
SHINE started out as a very short story I wrote as a treat for my-then elementary school students. It had several elements you often see in a story for young readers: characters that are larger than life, a clear message or moral, repeated phrases and images that children love so much, and ...
In an exclusive interview with Follett, renowned, award-winning author Kate DiCamillo shares her insights on the importance of summer reading and literacy. Kate is the new Ambassador of Children's Literature, and has also been named the CSLP's National Summer Reading Champion.
We'll be going behind the book with author Sabaa Tahir! Her new novel, An Ember In The Ashes, is set for release later this month and is already receiving rave reviews. Want to ask her a question? Post them now! We'll ask her on your behalf today during our interview with Sabaa.