The Teashop Girls took over Toki Middle School in Madison today, and it was a huge success. Thank you to teacher Jacque Strahl and all of the sixth graders for the good questions. Here are my pictures:
Laura Schaefer will be interviewed this Sunday morning, January 11, at 11:30 a.m by the venerable Stu Levitan. If you live in the Madison area, tune in to The Mic 92.1 f.m.
Thank you to Bookshipper for the kind and insightful review of The Teashop Girls!
Thank you to Bookworm for the great questions and kind review of The Teashop Girls! bookwormbooklovers.blogspot.com
The Teashop Girls Laura Schaefer, illus. by Sujean Rim. Simon & Schuster/Wiseman, $15.99 (256p) ISBN 978-1-4169-6793-4 Everything tea drinkers might want to know about that beverage can be found in this clever first novel. Thirteen-year-old Annie is determined to keep her grandmother's...
Kirkus, November 15th issue: Nurtured in her grandmother Louisa’s teashop, The Steeping Leaf, Annie and best friends Zoe and Genna have been the “teashop girls” since kindergarten. As eighth grade rolls to a close, Annie laments the new directions Zoe and Genna are moving in, even as Annie’s love...
The Teashop Girls will be released by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers on December 30, 2008. Reserve your copy at SimonSays.com today.
Laura will be available for readings of The Teashop Girls after the release in December and into the spring of 2009. Please e-mail if you are interested in hosting an event.
Tell your friends to visit Teashopgirls.com! If you e-mail photos of your latest tea party, they just might go up here. Very exciting!