Now in print!

Grolier Poetry Bookshop, Cambridge, MA

Coming in September!

On the eve of the Boston Tea Party, Sally has a hard choice to make.





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Salome by Beatrice Gormley




Salome



by Beatrice Gormley





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The Further Tale of Peter RabbitThe Further Tale of Peter Rabbit by Emma Thompson

My rating: 1 of 5 stars


Really disappointing. I thought if anyone could channel Beatrix Potter, it would be Emma Thompson--I love her as an actor. But this story seemed wordy and coy, devoid of Potter's magical appeal to children. I was hoping to give this book to my 3-year-old grandson, but no.



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Cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde. I love looking at this scene when I turn my computer on! It makes my office feel like a place where wonderful stories live.

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On a Writer's Mind

Barack Obama,better than ever

July 14, 2015

Tags: Barack Obama, biography, U.S. presidents

Here comes a new, updated edition of my YA biography of our 44th president, now with timeline, index, and photos.

Have You Read These Books?

Biography
A boy from Buenos Aires, now leader of the world's Catholics.
The inspiring story of a leader in the South African struggle for freedom.
The story of the first African-American president of the United States
Story of the author of Little Women.
A heroine of early aviation.
The presidents' wives, from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama.
Story of the author of the beloved Chronicles of Narnia.
The story of the author of the "Little House" books.
Fiction
Two friends are pulled apart by pre-Revolutionary War tensions in Boston.
A novel of Mary Magdalene
One moment Adara is a landowner's privileged daughter; the next, she's a slave in a foreign noble's palace.
Fifth Grade Ebooks
Andrea orders wings through the mail--with a guarantee to fly.
Gretchen would do anything to be in the play . . .
Sequel to Fifth Grade Magic!
Chess tournament turned nightmare
Cats, friends, aliens: a hilarious mix!
What is a vratch? Richard doesn't know, but it's in danger . . .