February 22, 2024 by Amanda MacGregor
As always from Dee, a thoughtful, compassionate exploration the changing interior and exterior landscapes of middle school life.
February 20, 2024 by Amanda MacGregor
I am so proud of The Someday Daughter. Not because it came to me easily, but because I confronted so many parts of myself in its creation.
February 6, 2024 by Amanda MacGregor
A few years ago, I set off on an adventure that would eventually leave me both alone and alone in the woods…for days on end.
February 1, 2024 by Amanda MacGregor
Every writer gets the same question. Whether they write for adults or kids. Whether they are at a school or a cocktail party. “Where did you get the idea for the book?”
January 12, 2024 by Amanda MacGregor
I’d start off with an intro paragraph here, but you’d probably just skip it. Let me just say that these rules only apply to me.
November 20, 2023 by Amanda MacGregor
Looking back, it seems ridiculous that I, an avid book lover and organiser extraordinaire, did not realise that being a librarian was the perfect job for me.
November 9, 2023 by Amanda MacGregor
I found myself writing about characters, events, and experiences that I've never read in a novel or seen on a screen before.
November 1, 2023 by Amanda MacGregor
I get excited whenever I see complicated intergenerational queer existence reflected in books for young people. I felt motivated to write my own.
October 27, 2023 by Amanda MacGregor
They are characters with struggles. Characters with strong emotions. Characters who are different than us in some way. And none of those things should make a character—or person—unlikable.
October 24, 2023 by Amanda MacGregor
By integrating what I’ve learned in The Search For Us, I hope I will give teen readers some tools to better cope with a family member who may be struggling with addiction.
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