Giving Thanks: A Week In Review

February 7, 2009By justinaBarnes and Noble, Bibliophile, Brenda Gurung, Find Beauty Challenge, Holly Cupala, James Patterson, Martha Brockenbrough, Mitali Perkins, Sara Easterly, Sarah Rettger, Shelf Elf, Teen Book Review 8 Comments

Thanks to countless wonderful people, all throughout this week I’ve been reminded of two of my favorite poems / quotes: As earth stirs in her winter sleep And puts out grass and flowers Despite the snow, Despite the falling snow.–Robert Graves Look. There’s hope.–Lorie Ann Grover Despite the snow, the falling snow that’s been upheaving … Read More

Celebrating Mitali & Secret Keeper!

January 19, 2009By justinaBarnes and Noble, Brenda Gurung, Jackie Parker, Janet Lee Carey, Mitali Perkins, Mitali's Fire Escape, Noble, Secret Keeper 5 Comments

Mitali Perkins–author, blogger, readergirlz scout, and all-around wondrous woman–swung through Seattle on her book tour for SECRET KEEPER. She wasn’t able to make it to our photo shoot for the readergirlz READ poster masterminded by YA librarian Darcy Brixey of KCLS. So we made up for it this weekend. Kicking off The Day of Mitali, … Read More