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Sarah Stevenson
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Attended University of California, Berkeley
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Toon Thursday Flashback: Game Shows for Writers
I was watching an episode of Chopped last night while making dinner, so it seems appropriate to revisit this one! And, never fear, I do have plans for actual NEW cartoons in the very near future, by which I mean sometime after this month ends...at which poi...
I was watching an episode of Chopped last night while making dinner, so it seems appropriate to revisit this one! And, never fear, I do have plans for actual NEW cartoons in the very near future, by which I mean sometime after this month ends...at which point I will also UPDATE THE ARCHIVE I've ...
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In Case You Missed It...
...the Call for Session Proposals for this fall's Kidlitosphere Conference is open! From the original post: This year’s KidLitCon will be held in Baltimore, MD on October 9th and 10th. This year’s theme is Celebrating Young People’s Literature .  ... We hop...
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Kids Comics Q&A Blog Tour: Interview with Gene Luen Yang
Children's Book Week was just last week, and thanks to First Second we're still celebrating--throughout April and May, MacTeenBooks has organized a massive multi-blog tour featuring Five Questions with a wide range of amazing cartoonists for kids and teens,...
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Guest Post on the Cybils blog - YA Graphic Novels with Diverse Characters!
http://www.cybils.com/2015/05/list-fun-ya-graphic-novels-with-diverse-characters.html
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Hey librarians!!
 
Librarians - We want you to win!

Our Mother's Day book raffle is a collection of 52 brand new books for children toddler to YA. We want to send them to YOUR library. 

Let us know how we can help get the word out to your patrons.

$75 donation =
* almost $900 in brand new books
* helps at-risk readers (and by extension Literacy First Responders)
* is 100% tax deductible

http://family-bookshelf.org/this-mothers-day-flip-for-literacy/
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Monday Review: The SHADOWFELL Trilogy by Juliet Marillier
Summary : I want my epic fantasy to sweep me away but, at the same time, tantalize me with hints that this is a world that COULD be, a world that is tangible and believable and recognizable even if it isn't quite our own. Juliet Marillier does an amazing jo...
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Quick Monday Review: TANDEM by Anna Jarzab
I'll admit two things first: 1) I put off reading this one for far too long, and 2) the first time I opened it and read the first few pages, I just wasn't immediately drawn in. There was a princess, and I had not assumed that there would be princesses in th...
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Call for proposals for KidLitCon 2015 is now open!
We are pleased to announce the Call for Proposals for the 9th Annual Kidlitosphere Conference (aka...
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LIMERICK REVIEW: SISTERS by Raina Telgemeier
click to embiggen A surfeit of conflicts sisterical Makes this graphic novel hysterical - And a journey by car Makes it all worse by far A truce would be some sort of miracle! Other Noteworthy Info : This incredibly fun graphic novel, published last year, i...
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National Poetry Month aka April Carnival of Children's Literature is up!
https://kidlitcarnival.wordpress.com/2015/04/30/carnival-of-childrens-literature-april-2015-roundup/
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Rambling on a Thursday Afternoon...
Yep, that's what you get from me today, because it is the last week of school and my upcoming weekend will be filled with GRADING FUN as well as previously scheduled and poorly timed social engagements. Saturday, for instance, I'll be attending the SCBWI No...
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My first post on the personal blog in a while.
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Writer, Artist, Graphic Designer, Editor
Employment
  • IGN
    1999 - 2001
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Currently
California
Previously
Riverside - Berkeley - El Cerrito - Modesto - Alta Loma - London
Story
Tagline
professional daydreamer
Introduction
writer, artist, graphic designer, omnivore. Author of young adult novels THE LATTE REBELLION (Flux, 2011) and UNDERNEATH (Flux, June 2013)
Bragging rights
I've been on NPR four times, and I was in an episode of Mythbusters entitled "No Pain, No Gain." Also, my novel THE LATTE REBELLION was a Scholastic book club title and received an IPPY bronze medal.
Education
  • University of California, Berkeley
    B.A., Art Practice, Psychology, 1993 - 1997
  • San Francisco Art Institute
    Post-Bac, Printmaking, 1998 - 1999
  • Mills College
    M.F.A., Creative Writing, 2002 - 2004
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Gender
Female
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Married
Other names
Sarah Jamila Stevenson, Sarah Baig