Friday, March 18, 2011

Best of the Middle Grade Blogs: March 18

Can she do it? The new Katniss. She wasn't my first pick, but I'm optimistic. She needs to look a lot hungrier.

My Fave MG Blog Posts from this Week:

Industry and Inspiration
M is for March, M is for Multicultural @ From the Mixed Up Files.
2011 Kiddo Award Winners @ My Comfy Chair.
Pregnant Cannibal Teens from Outer Space @ Dystel & Goderich Literary.
Cover Love 7th Grade Style: Sweet Venom @ The OWL. (interesting insight into MGers' minds)
Proof that You're a Writer @ Write About Now.

Avoiding Melodrama by Writing Deeper @ Adventures in Children's Publishing.
J is for Journal or Diary Format @ That's Another Story.

New MG Book Alert: The Black @ Time Guardian Blog.
Inside the Writer's Studio with Michelle Knudsen @ Writer Friendly, Bookshelf Approved.
MMGM: A World Without Heroes @ Shannon Whitney Messenger.
MMGM: The Midnight Tunnel @ Kimberley's Wanderings.

Mega Giveaway

Hungry for more writing links? Check out my round-up at The Writing Bug.

Who inspired you this week?


  1. Great list, Brooke! I love seeing other folks helping spread the word about MG works... I'm posting a note about your list on my blog; hopefully you'll get some additional visits.

  2. Thanks for all the great links (and for mentioning my blog). Yay MG!!

  3. This is a great list! Thanks for the link :)

  4. Fabulous links! I've added them to our list in our MG Lair at YAlitchat! I'm a writer of YA, MG, and picture books. While there is a plethora of YA blogs, MG blogs seem scarce. Thanks so much. It's very nice to meet you.

  5. Glad I found this site. I'm working on a MG now and love any extra resources. Nice to meet you and thanks for all the great links! :)