Current Virtual Signings

May 08, 2012

GCR BOOK NEWS!


Hey GoodChoiceReaders!  I've heard some good news and some bad news today that I thought just couldn't wait until Saturday.

First the Good News:

TAHEREH MAFI RELEASES A NEW NOVELLA!
This Fall, Tahereh Mafi, author of Shatter Me has released a new e-book novella titled Destroy Me. The entire work will be written in Warner's perspective. See the video below for Tahereh's announcement. Destroy Me picks up with a pivotal moment in Shatter Me and leads into Unravel Me (expected to be publish in February 2013). The novella is just $2.99 and will be released on October 16th, 2012 along with the paperback version of  Shatter Me.



We Are Massively Excited to Hear This News!! 



And now for the Bad News:
MAURICE SENDAK PASSES AWAY AT THE AGE OF 83
Maurice Sendak, author and illustrator of the hugely popular, Where the Wild Things Are, has passed away today; he was 83 years old. Where the Wild Things Are was released in 1963 and won the prestigious Caldecott Medal. The book was then made into a feature film in 2009.



R.I.P. to Another Great Author and Illustrator Who Has Changed Our Children's Lives for the Better


3 comments:

  1. I know a lot of people are very sad about Maurice Sendak! It is terribly sad, losing such a great inspirational author!

    AND I still REALLLY need to read "Shatter Me"!!

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. His passing is really sad. At least he blessed us with his brilliance.

      As for "Shatter Me". You must get on it!

      Delete
  2. I was so sad when I learned but he has a ton of books as a legacy for more generations to enjoy...I LOVED Little Bear when my daughter was a toddler!

    Wendy/books4me

    ReplyDelete

Thank you for stopping by! We love reading your comments and we try to reply back to each comment. So make sure to check back with us.