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Gail Gauthier

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Gail Gauthier has written eight books for children. She also writes about children's books and writing at her blog Original Content.


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Gail Gauthier I don't have problems with true writer's block. Procrastination, getting into a work mode, is another thing.
Average rating: 3.46 · 378 ratings · 93 reviews · 11 distinct works · Similar authors
Happy Kid!
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 216 ratings — published 2005 — 5 editions
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The Hero of Ticonderoga
3.15 of 5 stars 3.15 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 2001 — 5 editions
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Saving The Planet & Stuff
3.34 of 5 stars 3.34 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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A Year with Butch and Spike
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My Life among the Aliens
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Club Earth
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I recently spent an hour listening to Marc Tyler Nobleman talk at my local library. He was speaking specifically about two of his books, Boys of Steel and Bill the Boy Wonder, biographies about mid-twentieth century comic book writers and illustrators. Boys of Steel is about the co-creators of Superman, and Bill the Boy Wonder is about the uncredited co-creator of Batman.

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Fab Four Friends by Susanna Reich
Fab Four Friends: The Boys Who Became the Beatles
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"Fab Four Friends is for young readers, and the title itself is all about youth. "Friends," is one of the biggest concerns of childhood. "Boys," is a state of childhood. What I like so much about this early Beatles' story is that it addresses how har ...more
Broken Harbor by Tana French
" You're right. French's books are proof that characters don't have to be likable in the traditional sense of the word. "
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Broken Harbor (Dublin Murder Squad, #4)
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Continuing my Dublin Murder Squad binge read:

Once again, I'm going to say that I found parts of this to drag, to go on too long. The business about the animal in the attic and wall, for example. But that doesn't keep me from loving these books.

Now th
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Faithful Place by Tana French
" That's what I'm reading now. And, yes. "
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Faithful Place (Dublin Murder Squad, #3)
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Book 3 in my binge read. I love that each book has a first person protagonist who was a secondary character in an earlier book.

Once again, I think these books really aren't about the crime. They're about the group--the desire to be part of one, the l
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The White House Is Burning by Jane Sutcliffe
The White House Is Burning: August 24, 1814
by Jane Sutcliffe (Goodreads Author)
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"The White House Is Burning is a great read, but it's also lovely to look at. It's illustrated with beautiful period artwork and portraits of historical figures referred to in the narrative. Though this is what might be described as an over-sized boo ...more
Meet the Dullards by Sara Pennypacker
Meet the Dullards
by Sara Pennypacker
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"I'm trying to decide what makes Meet the Dullards clever and entertaining. The Dullard parents admire all that is dull and boring and are doing their best to pass their values on to their children. Older children (the four- to eight-year-olds the bo ...more
In the Woods by Tana French
" I think someone could make an argument that it isn't a loose end, it's just one character's back story. It's not really part of the murder under inves ...more "
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In the Woods (Dublin Murder Squad, #1)
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I would have given this book 4 stars because I didn't totally understand the main character. However, I gave it 5 because this is the second Dublin Murder Squad book I've read, and while I thought they were good mysteries, I think they're really abou ...more
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