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Monthly Archives: March 2014

Kirkus Starred Review for Minnie & Moo: Hooves of Fire from Creston Books!

It’s a perfect day for the First Annual Hoot, Holler, and Moo Talent Festival. The sun is shining in a warm autumn sky and the stage is set. Mr. and Mrs. Farmer are away on vacation, Minnie and Moo are … Continue reading

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MacArthur’s life in the critical years
MacArthur’s life in the critical years

PRAISE  “A gripping read, this book will be valuable to the novice and specialist alike…” —-Library Journal “[An] excellent…limited examination of MacArthur’s life in the critical years preceding and including WWII…an informative and easily digestible rendering of [MacArthur and Roosevelt’s] … Continue reading

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NY Times Sunday Book Review- The Beatles from Frances Lincoln Children’s Books

David Brown, a contributing editor at Rolling Stone and Men’s Journal, reviews The Beatles from Frances Lincoln Children’s Books. “What must anyone born this century make of the Beatles? They didn’t command attention by swinging naked on demolition balls. They … Continue reading

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Kirkus Starred Review for Sunrise from Tanglewood

“Survivors must rebuild society in the conclusion to the Ashfall trilogy. After Stockton’s invasion of Warren in Ashen Winter (2012), Warren’s residents take refuge at Uncle Paul’s farm. Determined to take back their town and unwilling to listen to teenagers … Continue reading

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Learning Powerful Lessons
Learning Powerful Lessons

The Battle of Darcy Lane Author: Tara Altebrando Price $14.95 ISBN: 9780762449484/ On Sale: 4/22/2014 Reviews- 2/24/14: Publisher’s Weekly, review (online, February): “Altebrando brings rich, realistic depth to all of her characters… It’s a smart, sensitive portrait of an age … Continue reading

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March is Women’s History Month. Celebrate with Goosebottom Books!

Publisher’s Group West is now the distributor for Goosebottom Books – a small award winning press dedicated to “fun non-fiction” founded by Shirin Yim Bridges, author of Ruby’s Wish.  http://goosebottombooks.com/home/pages/OurBooks The Thinking Girl’s Treasury of Real Princesses won a silver IPPY … Continue reading

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Kirkus reviews Starting from Scratch from OwlKids

Starting from Scratch is a manifesto that will help kids understand food, appreciate it and, hopefully, be inspired to spend some time in the kitchen. Even readers who decide the kitchen isn’t for them will leave with an improved sense of … Continue reading

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The Next America
The Next America

Paul Taylor’s will be on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”  Monday, March 10th   and on  MSNBC “Morning Joe” on Friday, March 7th to discuss the book! Pew Research Center will be releasing new data related to the book in a conference on Friday, … Continue reading

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