Author Archives: kathymacmillan

Free Webinar this Friday: Accessibility and Libraries

I’m so honored to be participating in this webinar from the American Library Association this coming Friday, talking about a topic that is close to my heart: making libraries accessible for everyone.  I hope you can join us! Free Webinar: Accessibility … Continue reading

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Festival Weekend!

I’ve got a bunch of exciting events coming up this weekend, alongside some of my favorite authors!  Hope you can join us!   Friday, September 22, 3 PM-7 PM: Signing at the Baltimore Book Festival, SCBWI Booth (P88) Come learn how … Continue reading

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You Gotta Fight for Your Right to Read Banned Books!

I’m so honored to be appearing on the following panel, sponsored by Maryland Library Association’s Intellectual Freedom Advisory Panel and Teen Interest Group. You Gotta Fight for Your Right to Read Banned Books: A Panel Discussion Thursday, September 28, 2017, 2:00p.m. … Continue reading

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Read This!: WHAT GOES UP by Katie Kennedy

What Goes Up by Katie Kennedy Summary: Rosa and Eddie are among hundreds of teens applying to NASA’s mysterious Interstellar Agency. After rounds of crazy-competitive testing they are appointed to Team 3, along with an alternate, just in case Eddie screws … Continue reading

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Entre para ganar una copia firmada de la primera edición de Tinta y Fuego!

Entre para ganar una copia firmada de la primera edición de Tinta y Fuego escrito por Kathy MacMillan. Tinta y fuego (Tinta y fuego, #1) by Kathy MacMillan    Release date: Sep 07, 2017 Una novela juvenil imprescindible para los amantes del … Continue reading

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Watching the Sun Disappear

I just got back from my favorite August event – an epic two-week camping trip that my son and I take every year.  This year we started at the absolutely mystical Fairy Stone State Park in Virginia:     Then … Continue reading

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Read This!: POST-HIGH SCHOOL REALITY QUEST by Meg Eden

Post-High School Reality Quest by Meg Eden Summary: Buffy is playing a game. However, the game is her life, and there are no instructions or cheat codes on how to win. After graduating high school, a voice called “the text parser” emerges … Continue reading

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