Monday, August 24, 2015

MMGM Links (8/24/15)

Still battling deadlines. NEVERSEEN has become like a stubborn child that keeps coming out of its room at night to ask for drinks of water and I want to shout GO TO BED, LITTLE BOOK. I think we're almost there--and getting close on LET THE WIND RISE. But until then--brain scattered. Doing my best.

This week's MMGM links:

- Alex at Randomly Reading is feeling SUNNY SIDE UP. Click HERE to see why.
- Molly at My Cozy Book Nook is lost in THE SIXTY-EIGHT ROOMS. Click HERE to see why. 
- Jess at the Reading Nook is sparked with enthusiasm for THE LIGHTNING QUEEN. Click HERE to see why.
- Rosie Hollinbeck is reviewing--and GIVING AWAY--OUT AT HOME. Click HERE for details. 
- Greg Pattridge is celebrating two years of MMGM with a DOUBLE GIVEAWAY. Click HERE for details.   
- Dorine White is sweet on ANNA, BANANA, AND THE FRIENDSHIP SPLIT. Click HERE to read her review. 
- Kim Aippersbach is in flutters for DRAGONFLY POOL. Click HERE to find her feature. 
- Katie Fitzgerald is going OUT OF BOUNDS. 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. I can't wait for Neverseen!!! :D :D :) :) :D


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