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September 27, 1933-January 5 2017 

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​Jelly Bean Summer
By Joyce Magnin

Sourcebooks (Jabberwocky)

Age: 8+

Middle-grade fiction, humor, Vietnam War, pets, family life, guinea pigs, sisters, friendship, coming-of-age ​

Women who shape history, now and then
  • Aug 5, 2-4 pm, Barnes & Noble, Brighton, MI: Meet eight local children's book authors during Education Appreciation Days organized through the  Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, Michigan Chapter, Published and Listed Authors (SCBWI-MI PAL)    
  • Aug 7, Literary Luncheon sponsored by The Bookman, Grand Haven, MI
  • Sept. 10, 10:30 am -5 pm, Kerrytown BookFest. Ann Arbor, MI
  • Sept. 15-16, SCBWI Mi Conference, "Gathering at the Grand"
  • January 2018, Grand Rapids Christian High School Winterim, "So You Want to be in Publishing?" 
  • June 22-26, ALA Summer Conference 2017, Chicago, IL
  • June 3, 2017, Reading Rocks Rockford, Krause Memorial Library, Rockford, MI
  • June 21-22, “Build-a-Book” & “How a book is Made,” Brownsburg Public Library (Indianapolis)
  • June 22-26, ALA Summer 2017, Chicago, IL
  • Dec. 10, 2017, The Bookman, SCBWI-MI PAL Merry Mitten Holiday, Grand Haven, MI 

One Writer's Musings 

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Honoring Paul Goble

FIND YOUR FUTURE IN ART
By Kim Childress
Cherry Lake Publishing (Sleeping Bear Press)

ISBN: 978-1634719018 (Library Binding)

ISBN:978-1634719476 (Paperback)

ASIN: B01BJZQCS8 (Kindle)​

​Part of the Find Your Future in STEAM series

​I was hired to edit the series and got to write this book in the process, and I had a blast doing it! 

JOYCE MAGNIN

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​​​​​​Kim Childress

Find Your Future in Art, Cherry Lake/Sleeping Bear Press, Aug. 2016

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