Monthly Archives: May 2009

Matt Holm, Co-creator of Babymouse

Matt Holm, co-creator of Babymouse, has been a fabulous support in the fund raising effort for Bridget Zinn.  He’s donated an original piece of Babymouse art for the on-lin auction as well as some original proofs of the latest Babymouse … Continue reading

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Meet Christine Fletcher

Christineis a YA author living in Portland, OR who attended the blogging conference last fall.   Her books, Ten Cents a Dance and Tahlullah Falls will be an auction item at the Lucky Lab tomorrow.  Wow!  The Portland Kidlit Drink Night … Continue reading

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The Cost of Being Nausea and Pain Free

Bridget writes that her treatments for nausea cost $1300 a piece for a nausea patches or $400 a piece pain killers.  It reminds me why our health care system must change. It reminds me that while the on-line auction is … Continue reading

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Debut Author: Fran Cannon Slayton

Fran Cannon Slayton is  part of the “Class of 2K9” authors who have donated a “Basket of MG Books” for the Bridget Zinn Auction.  Her debut book, When the Whistle Blows,  sounds like an interesting coming-of -age story set in … Continue reading

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Meet Lisa Yee, Absolutely Maybe Author

Lisa was one of the first donors, a signed copy of her latest YA book, for the Bridget Zinn Auction.   What would you do with the name: Maybelline Mary Katherine Mary Ann Chestnut, named for two Miss Americas and her mother Chessy’s … Continue reading

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Fields of Joy

Fields of Joy This lovely painting is donated by Eve Porinchak for the Bridget Zinn Auction.  You may know Eve, she was a member of the Disco Mermaids blog team that also included Robin Mellom and Jay Asher.  The Disco Mermaids have gone … Continue reading

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Meet Jennifer Smith, Author of The Comeback Season

It has been a joy getting to know the auction donors through email.  Jennifer Smith donated her debut novel, The Comeback Season.  I had an opportunity to find out more about her recently. What have you recently published and what … Continue reading

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