Friday, August 13, 2010

Updates and Downloads: CSK author speech, first lines, writing reflections

Vaunda Micheaux Nelson's Coretta Scott King Author Award acceptance speech in The Horn Book.

Kimberley Griffiths Little writes about first lines on a new blog dedicated to writing for the middle grades, From the Mixed-Up Files…of Middle Grade Authors

Carolee Dean at the end of her blog tour for Take me There, makes a most interesting comment on the ancient nature of the verse novel.

The Story Sleuths interview Karen Cushman about her captivating historical novel set in pre-Shakespearian England, Alchemy and Meggy Swann.

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for the mention, Uma! And I was so glad to read Vaunda's speech - it was brilliant and perfect!