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Virginia Shreves is the protagonist of Carolyn Mackler’s Printz Honor Book The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things (Bloomsbury 2003) and its excellent sequel, The Universe Is Expanding and So Am I (Bloomsbury May 2018). If you don’t know Virginia, you should. She’s awesome. The sequel begins right where the original left off: Virginia has …

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Everyone has heard the term quirky, right? Used in varying contexts, often in slightly apologetic, hushed tones: “she’s kind of quirky.” Yeah, those kids are a little quirky.” “They have their hands full with that one – he’s really quirky.” Maybe even, “I hear that’s a school for quirky kids.” And on and on. “Quirky” …

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Actually Autistic Blogs List

A list of blogs by Actually Autistic bloggers

A House With 2 Stories

Adventures in Real Estate & Reinvention

The Horn Book

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Let's Talk Picture Books

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The Official SCBWI Blog

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Cynsations

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Disability in Kidlit

Reviews, articles, and more about the portrayal of disabilities in children's fiction

Reading While White

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Ink, Blood, Magic

the distractions of Madeline Claire Franklin

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