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Dragon Brothers is Out in the World!

Wed May 27 2020

Yesterday was my scheduled release for Dragon Brothers, but we had some last-minute technical difficulties, so I went with the whole lie low and cover your head and wait for things to magically sort themselves out. I'm happy to say it is all sorted and finally available. Read more »

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Feminine Rising is a Foreword Reviews Finalist!

Sun May 24 2020

Searing nonfiction and poetry pieces are collected in "Feminine Rising", an anthology presented in the wake of #MeToo that looks back through decades, revealing how little, and how much, has changed. View at forewordreviews »

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The Wishing Shelf Book Awards Review of DRAGON BROTHERS

Sat May 23 2020

"A cleverly plotted fantasy adventure with a strong moral message. Perfect for 9 – 12-year-olds and highly recommended." --The Wishing Shelf Read more »

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Read a Review of Dragon Brothers by Independent Book Review

Sat May 23 2020

L. B. Lillibridge takes the very real societal problem of classism and blends elements of fantasy into it so well that I never lose the intentions of the novel or miss a beat in the story. Read more »

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Indie Chicks Season 5, Episode 2 - Representation of Queer and Marginalized Characters in Children's Literature

Tue May 19 2020

Guest appearance on Indie Chicks podcast View at indiechicks »

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TBR Tuesday: The Elephant's Girl by Celesta Rimington

Mon May 18 2020

This middle-grade novel about creating family and finding out who you are is the perfect escape for our current time of uncertainty. I was quickly swept away by this engrossing story about a girl with magic powers and the elephant who loves her. Read more »

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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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