Monday, June 8, 2015

MMGM Links (6/8/15)

Before I get to the MMGM links, one quick update: the cover (and title) for the third book in the Sky Fall series was revealed on Friday. Click HERE if you missed it.

Okay, onto the links:
- Susan Olson wants everyone to TIME TRAVEL WITH ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Click HERE to see why.
-Natalie Aguirre is interviewing author Sara McGuire, and GIVING AWAY an ARC of VALIANT. Click HERE for details. 
- Jenni Enzor is wrapped up in STUART'S CAPE. Click HERE to read her feature. 
- Cindy at Cindy Reads A Lot is spreading some love for NICE AND MEAN. Click HERE to see what she thought.  
- Storytime Secrets wants everyone to ESCAPE FROM BAXTER'S BARN. Click HERE to see why. 
- Laurisa White Reyes has another edition of "In the Library with Middle Shelf." Click HERE to check it out 
- Dorine White is cheering for CAMP OMIGOSH. Click HERE to see her review. 
- Rosi Hollinbeck is reviewing--and GIVING AWAY--DRIVE ME CRAZY. Click HERE for all the details.   
- Greg Pattridge has chills for THE TURTLE OF OMAN. Click HERE to see why. 
- The Mundie Moms are always huge supporters of middle grade. Click HERE for their Mundie Kids site.  
- Joanne Fritz always has an MMGM for you. Click HERE to see what she's talking about this week.   
- Karen Yingling also always has some awesome MMGM recommendations for you. Click HERE to which ones she picked this time!  

If you would like to join in the MMGM fun, all you have to do is blog about a middle grade book you love on a Monday (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 it gets sorted accurately) You MUST email me your link by Sunday evening in order to be included in the list of links for the coming Monday. (usually before 11pm PST is safe--but if I'm traveling it can vary. When in doubt, send early!) (Also make sure the post you send me is a new post, not one from earlier in the week. I try to keep the content fresh)

If you miss the cutoff, you are welcome to add your link in the comments on this post so people can find you, but I will not have time to update the post. Same goes for typos/errors on my part. I do my best to build the links correctly, but sometimes deadline-brain gets the best of me, and I'm sorry if it does. For those wondering why I don't use a Linky-widget instead, it's a simple matter of internet safety. The only way I can ensure that all the links lead to safe, appropriate places for someone of any age is if I build them myself. It's not a perfect system, but it allows me to keep better control.

Thank you so much for being a part of this awesome meme, and spreading the middle grade love!

*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 reviews 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.


  1. Oh yeah! I'm in pink this week! Thanks for the links! :-)



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