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Mama, Mama, Only Mamais hilarious, achingly real, and one of those books that will end up being passed around the carpool line. You'll crack up, you'll relate, you'll wish you could hang out at Lara Lillibridge's house on Saturday afternoons. ”
—Lisa Daily, bestselling author of Single-Minded

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Words Ignite

Mon May 04 2020

I wrote about pronouns for the Words Matter Competition and tied for 2nd Place. View at creativelightfactory »


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TBR Tuesday: GIVEAWAY for The Space Between Lost and Found by Sandy Stark-McGinnis

Tue Apr 28 2020

The Space Between Lost and Found is a rich tale with vivid, well-fleshed out characters. Read more for a chance to win one copy. Read more »


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TBR Tuesday: Surrender Your Sons by Adam Sass

Tue Apr 07 2020

This queer YA has it all—suspense, mystery, adventure, revenge, and romance.  Read more »


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Dragon Brothers Critic’s Report, The BookLife Prize

Thu Apr 02 2020

L.B. Lillibridge's Dragon Brothers stands as an uncommonly wise and empathetic fantasy, an adventure story whose royal heroes prevail not through heroic violence but by listening, questioning, and daring to upend the inequitable caste system that rewards them but punishes others. Read more »


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Getting Tested for COVID

Fri Mar 27 2020

I learned that I’m not a good quarantine mom, and I’m extremely grateful that I didn’t have to pay a price for that. Read more »


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READING: Big Fluffy Meets Tiny Cat

Mon Mar 23 2020

LB Lillibridge reads, "Big Fluffy Meets Tiny Cat" Read more »


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Cooking for Quarantine: Instant Oatmeal Cookies

Wed Mar 18 2020

If your grocery shelves are bare, don't worry. I can make a cookie out of anything. Read more »


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TBR Tuesday: Don't Check Out This Book by Kate Klise and illustrated by M. Sarah Klise

Tue Mar 17 2020

Kids stuck home from school will love sleuthing out just what is going on at Appleton Elementary School. Read more »


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World's Simplest Beer Bread

Sun Mar 15 2020

In this time of home confinement and empty stores, I thought I'd share some of my minimalist recipes from MAMA MAMA ONLY MAMA. This week: World's Simplest Beer Bread. (Only 3 ingredients) Read more »


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In Which the Secret Projects Are Revealed

Mon Mar 02 2020

I've been keeping my mouth shut for an extraordinarily long time, and now I'm ready to shout the news. Read more »


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Book Review: The Nail in the Tree: Essays on Art, Violence, and Childhood by Carol Ann Davis

Sat Feb 29 2020

Haunting and poignant, The Nail in the Tree speaks to the fear and grief of mothers in this time of violence against children. "And the children, understanding better than we, are said to have whispered along a long line one to the other by way of explanation wild animal wild animal wild animal." (pg 4) View at momeggreview »


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Interview with Peter Bunzl, author of SKYCIRCUS + GIVEAWAY

Tue Feb 11 2020

Read my interview with middle grade fantasy author Peter Bunzl and enter our 3 book giveaway. Read more »




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