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My Fave Middle Grade Blog Posts for This Week
Industry, Inspiration, and Market
- The Epic Post on Trends (YA & MG) @ Author/Agent Mandy Hubbard.
- New Releases of F & SF for Teens and Kids (May) @ Charlotte's Library.
- Ask the Expert Series: Interview with an 8th Grader @ Literary Rambles.
- How Can We Reach Them? @ MG Mafioso.
- It's All About the Audience @ Write4Kids!
- YA Exhaustion @ Dystel & Goderich Literary Management.
- Sherrie Petersen on the Magic Rejection Number @ Adventures in Children's Publishing.
- Blogger Friends: Please Be Sharers! @ Ink Spells.
- Nathan Bransford's Blog Directory (woo hoo) @ Nathan Bransford.
- Wordcount Dracula @ Jennifer Represents.
- Putting on Airs @ Kidlit.
- How Well Do You Know Your Character? @ Project Mayhem.
- S is for Sterotypes: Are Your Characters Really Unique? @ That's Another Story.
- Interiority vs Telling @ Kidlit.
- Revision--Shannon Style @ Shannon Whitney Messenger.
- Examining Rewriting: step 1 @ Writer's Ally.
- Editing, Rewriting, and Gutting Fish--Not Much Difference @ Whimsy, Writing, & Reading.
- MMGM: The Goose Girl @ Shannon Whitney Messenger.
- MMGM: Riff Remember @ Book Dreaming.
- MMGM: The Invisible Order @ Just Deb.
- MMGM: Grey Griffins Giveaway @ My Brain on Books.
- MMGM: Belle Prater's Boy @ Novel and Nouveau.
- MMGM: The Secret of Platform 13 @ Night Writer.
- MMGM: I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You @ Anita Laydon Miller's MG Blog.
- MMGM: Words in the Dust @ MG Mafioso.
- MMGM: Juniper Berry @ Kid Lit Frenzy.
- MMGM: ARC Giveaway @ Write About Now ( I want Ashes, Ashes)
- It's Raining Cupcakes...Yum @ Christine Fonseca.
- Gossip from the Girls' Room @ Picture This.
- The Midnight Gate by Helen Stringer @ Charlotte's Library.
- Troubletwisters by Garth Nix and Sean Williams @ The Write Path.
Other Round Ups
- Sunday's MG S & SF Round Up @ Charlotte's Library.
Still want more writing links? Go read my other white meat round up at The Writing Bug.