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Middle Grade Mavens

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Welcome to Middle Grade Mavens, where two Australian author mums discuss their favourite middle-grade books, provide recommendations and share insider industry tips for authors trying their hand at middle grade.Julie Anne Grasso is the author of the Frankie Dupont Mystery series, cupcake enthusiast … read more


Episode 21: The Mavens review: His Name Was Walter / The Little Wave / Boot / Pip Harry Interview

Today on Middle Grade Mavens, Pamela reviews, "His Name Was Walter," by Emily Rodda and Julie, reviews, "The Little Wave," by Pip Harry, and "Boot," by Shane Hegarty, Illustrated by Ben Mantle.

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Title: His Name Was Walter

Author: Emily Rodda

Publisher: Harper Collins Australia

Date:  23 July 2018

ISBN: 9781460756188

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Title: The Little Wave

Author: Pip Harry

Publisher: University of Queensland Press

Date: 7 May 2019

ISBN: 9780702260476

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Title: Boot

Author: Shane Hegarty. 

Illustrator: Ben Mantle

Publisher: Hachette 

ISBN: 9781444949360 

Date: 14 May 2019 


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