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Saturday, March 28, 2009

Jumped, a new book from Rita Williams-Garcia

Our February featured author, Rita Williams-Garcia, gave an inspired interview to Cynthia Leitich Smith this week, and also shared this book trailer for her new title, Jumped.



Her inspiration? "The rise of girl-on-girl violence."

Read more of the interview here!

2 comments:

cupcakewitch said...

I just checked this one out of the library and am reading it next!

susan said...

Thanks for posting this.I am a fan of Ms.Williams work and the subject matter is relevant and timely. I'm linking your post/trailer to our
Little Lov'n Monday
feature. Feel free to come by and add other links you'd like readers to check out.