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Archives - October 2010

Interview: Andrew Newbound, author of Ghoul Strike!

Oct 4, 2010

Native Englander Andrew Newbound is hitting the shelves with his action-packed American debut, GHOUL STRIKE!, which follows ghost-snatcher Alannah Malarra and her sketchy associate, Wortley Flint, as they track down ghouls, only to find themselves at the center of a dark and bitter conflict that’s been going on for centuries.

Interview: Leslie Margolis, author of Girl’s Best Friend: A Maggie Brooklyn Mystery

Oct 3, 2010

Leslie Margolis is the author of the hilariously funny Annabelle Stevens series, and now she’s at it again with the first installment of her next set of books, GIRL’S BEST FRIEND, which follows a heroic dog-walker named Maggie Brooklyn as she tries to save her neighborhood from a mysterious puppy-snatcher.

Interview: Cynthia Lord, author of Touch Blue

Oct 2, 2010

Cynthia Lord follows up her Newbery Honor-winning debut, RULES, with TOUCH BLUE, in which 11-year-old Tess Brooks and a foster kid named Aaron try to save her island’s schoolhouse --- and the only home Tess has ever known.

Interview: Matthew J. Kirby, author of The Clockwork Three

Oct 1, 2010

School-psychologist-turned-author Matthew J. Kirby is capturing the attention of young readers with THE CLOCKWORK THREE, which follows the lives of an orphaned musician, a tenacious tenement girl and a talented clockmaker’s apprentice as they are brought together by extraordinary events.