Monday, February 18, 2013

MMGM Links (2/18/13)


Yes, that's right--according to my editor, LTSF #2 is now officially done (well, until copyedits and first pass and stuff--but I'm not going to focus on that!!!!)

BUT, I didn't finish until Friday and then had a TON of junk to catch up on so, ALAS, I have MMGM today. I WILL have something awesome next week. But today, I just have links.

Also: don't forget, I'm running a special pre-order giveaway for LET THE SKY FALL (where EVERYONE wins stuff) so make sure you go HERE.

Okay, on to the links!
- Mark Baker is back with a feature on THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA. Click HERE to see why he loves this classic.
- Andrea Mack's heart is soaring for SPARROW ROAD. Click HERE to read her thoughts.  
- Kim Aippersbach is cheering for STOLEN CHILD. Click HERE to see her review.  
- Shari Larsen is spreading the love for CRACKING THE CODE: Spreading Rumors. Click HERE to read her thoughts.  
- Gina Carey has fallen in love with MAY B. Click HERE to see why.  
- Danika Dinsmore is championing THE CHRONICLES OF HARRIS BURDICK--with a GIVEAWAY. Click HERE for details.  
- Jennifer Rumberger is spotlighting DESTINY, REWRITTEN--with a GIVEAWAY. Click HERE to learn more.  
- Susan Olson is featuring THE TIME TRAVELING FASHIONISTA ON BOARD THE TITANIC. Click HERE to see what she thought. 
- Flash, the Feline Extraordinaire, (and Professional Mews to Cindy Strandvold) recommends THREE TIMES LUCKY. Click HERE to see what that's all about.  
- Michael Gettel-Gilmarten is giving a shout out to THE LIONS OF LITTLEROCK. Click HERE to see his review.
- Laurisa White Reyes is highlighting BAD KITTY GETS A BATH. Click HERE for her review.  
- Rosi Hollinbeck is interviewing author Kathryn Fitzmaurice and giving away an autographed hardcover of her new book. Click HERE for details.
- Michelle Isenhoff is always part of the MMGM fun. Click HERE to see what she's talking about today.  
 - Joanne Fritz always has an MMGM for you. Click HERE to see what she's talking about this week.    
- The Mundie Moms are always part of the MMGM fun (YAY!). Click HERE to see their newest recommendations. And if you aren't also following their Mundie Kids site, get thee over THERE and check out all the awesome!    
- The lovely Shannon O'Donnell always has an MMGM ready for you! Click HERE to see what she's featuring this week!
- Karen Yingling also always has some awesome MMGM recommendations for you. Click HERE to which ones she picked this time!   
- Pam Torres always has an MMGM up on her blog. Click HERE to see what she's spotlighting this week.      

If you would like to join in the MMGM fun, all you have to do is blog about a middle grade book you love (contests, author interviews and whatnot also count--but are most definitely not required) and email me the title of the book you're featuring and a link to your blog at SWMessenger (at) hotmail (dot) com. (Make sure you put MMGM or Marvelous Middle Grade Monday in the subject line so I see it)

NOTE: I used to not have a cut-off time for adding links to the post, but with how insane my schedule is right now, if you don't email me by Sunday evening (usually around 11pm PST is when I put the links together) I can't guarantee I'll have a chance to add you. BUT, you are welcome to add your link in the comments on this post so people can find you!

*Please note: these posts are not a reflection of my own opinions on the books featured. Each blogger is responsible for their own MMGM content and I do not pre-screen posts ahead of time, nor do I control what books they choose. I simply assemble the list based on the links that are emailed to me ahead of time


  1. Awesome that you got through yet another deadline!

  2. Hooray! And my MMG Monday post is Athlete vs. Mathlete, which is great for boys who like sports.

  3. YAY! I'm part of the MMGM chums!! *sniffles...feels special because they are all so cool*

    AND Shannon, you totally are rocking it out! Congrats.

  4. I am posting about Amar'e Stoudemire's STAT; Home Court middle grade book today. Anyone love sports?
    Thanks for doing the round up!!

  5. congrats on churning through your deadline!

    BTW - the giveaway is for another book, not Harris Burdick - sorry to disappoint people but I am keeping that one. It's gorgeous. :-)

  6. Hey....we love links!!! So...thanks for them and YAY on the DOD being in the past!!

  7. I've got a MMGM post up!
    Great review, BTW, Shannon.


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