Tag Archives: Kane/Miller

Dare To Dream…Change the World Writing Contest launched

Tweet As part of the ALA Midwinter Meeting anthologist and poet Jill Corcoran, in partnership with Kane/Miller and EDC Publishing, launched the Dare to Dream…Change the World writing competition for students grade three – eight.  Grand prize is $1500 in … Continue reading

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Kirkus Reviews comments on “A Voice for Kanzas” by Debra McArthur

Tweet “Authenticity supported by her previous juvenile nonfiction works, McArthur has created a believable and fast-paced tale of life in the Kansas Territory.” – Kirkus Reviews (February 15, 2012) Author: Debra McArthur Ages: 11 and up 5 1/2 x 8 … Continue reading

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VOYA Top Shelf for Middle School readers

Tweet Dying to Tell Me by Sherryl Clark has been selected for the VOYA Top Shelf for Middle School Readers 2011 list! This fully annotated annual list of titles for middle school students, highly recommended by the selection committee, is … Continue reading

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Conspiracy 365 featured on Publisher’s Weekly cover

Tweet Once again EDC Publishing is featured on the cover of Publisher’s Weekly with the page turning, suspense driven adventure series for YA readers, Conspiracy 365 from Kane/Miller Books! Don’t have yours yet? Order online at www.FindTheDuck.com.  Book 13 in … Continue reading

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Audio from Atinuke, author of Horn Book honor book Anna Hibiscus

Tweet Listen in as Atinuke talks about what moved her to write the Anna Hibiscus series and reads an excerpt from book 1 in the Anna Hibiscus series. Anna Hibiscus Book 1 Ages: 5-9 5.99 paperback 12.99 library bound Save … Continue reading

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When Molly Was a Harvey Girl-Notable Soc. St. Trade Book, now 30% off

Tweet The National Council for the Social  Studies included When Molly Was a Harvey Girl, by Frances M. Wood, on it’s list of Notable Social Studies Trade Books for 2011. • Ages: 10-14 • Pages: 234 • Lexile Level: 680 … Continue reading

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Back To School Book Sale from Usborne Books and Kane/Miller too!

Tweet Nearly 40 great titles at super savings!   Just click below to open the sale flyer and see all the cool book at 30% off! BackToSchoolSaleFlyerFall2011a-4print Award winning books from picture books to Young Adult fiction included.  

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This is the Tree featured on ChoiceLiteracy.com

Tweet Start school with rhythm. While This Is the Tree provides interesting facts about the African Baobab tree and engenders further curiosity about the African Savannah, its poetic structures lend themselves to frames for student writing. Read the review and … Continue reading

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Anna Hibiscus listed as a Boston Globe Horn Book Honor title

Tweet The Anna Hibiscus series from Kane/Miller is simply the best early chapter book series I’ve ever read. It has humor, emotional connection, thought provoking situations and a wide world view, yet is so accessibly written for young readers. A … Continue reading

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Book of the Week – Rope ’em by Stacy Nyikos

Tweet Author: Stacy Nyikos Ages 4 yrs + 36pp Hardback Kane Miller $15.99 Oklahoma author of “Rope ‘Em”, Stacy Nyikos, was recently featured in the Tulsa World. She hosted a book signing at the Oklahoma Aquarium. Below is a link … Continue reading

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