@JaneKurtz #JupiterBlogTour #BookBirthday #AuthorInterview

An Interview with Author Jane Kurtz Planet Jupiter is very thoughtfully written about the local community, adoption and families. What was your inspiration for the book? Thanks! I’ve never seen many middle grade novels about Portland, Oregon, but since I’m a fairly new resident, myself, I was partly inspired by show this fascinating and sometimes… Read More @JaneKurtz #JupiterBlogTour #BookBirthday #AuthorInterview

@deborahopkinson #DoubleBlogTour #IndependenceCake #WednesdayWisdom #PictureBook

In Interview with Award-Winning Author, Deborah Hopkinson What inspired you to write about Amelia Simmons? I was interested in writing about the Revolutionary War period, but after researching possible stories about the war itself, nothing seemed to work. But I love writing about food. I’ve written about Fannie Farmer and also have included recipes in… Read More @deborahopkinson #DoubleBlogTour #IndependenceCake #WednesdayWisdom #PictureBook