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Male Monday: Eric Gansworth

November 11, 2013

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Eric Gansworth is a writer and a visual artist. He  is an enrolled member of the Onondaga Nation who was raised at the Tuscarora Nation, near Niagara Falls, New York.  He is currently working as a Professor of English and Lowery Writer-in-Residence at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. His latest novel, If I Ever Get […]

Author/Illustrator Interview: Laurianne Uy

July 30, 2013

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I had the pleasure of meeting Laurianne (Laur) Uy at ALA a few weeks ago. She is such a charming young lady and so obviously talented that I invited her for an interview. Not only did she agree, but she also signed a copy of Polterguys Vol. 1 that I’ll be giving away in a […]

Author Interview: Sonia Manzano

June 19, 2013

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I am so excited to have been able to interview Sonia Manzano! She’s the person we all feel like we know personally, but who has many larger than life accomplishments. In her role as Maria on Sesame Street, she has been named one of the 25 Greatest Latino TV Role Models Ever. Her first young […]

Male Monday: Torrey Maldonado

November 26, 2012

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Torrey Maldonado is an author and educator. His first MG/YA novel, Secret Saturdays was a 2011 ALA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers selection. Torrey is also an advocate for literacy, education and young men of color. He recently agreed to the following interview and I think that you’ll be as amazed by his energy, optimism […]

Author Interview: Brian F. Walker

April 13, 2012

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It’s been a long time since I’ve done an author interview! I’m excited to get back into the swing of it with Brian Walker, the author of Black Boy White School. If you’re not familiar with the book, you can read my recent review, his Kirkus review or even the one on Publishers Weekly. Black […]

Latina Author Interview

May 11, 2008

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Latina YA is back to blogging with a recent interview featuring author Kim Flores.