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Shutta Crum

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Shutta Crum, an award-winning writer of books for children and poetry for adults, is a storyteller and a retired youth librarian who was awarded the Mich. Library Assoc. Award of Merit as youth librarian of the year (2002). She is also an educator who taught writing at the high school and college level, and to third-graders under the auspices of the Mich. Council for the Arts. Currently her presentations include author talks and workshops for writers, teachers, and librarians. The author of ten picture books and two novels, as well as two forthcoming books, she was honored by being invited to read at the 2005 White House Easter Egg Roll. In 2010 Shutta was chosen to tour and present to children at American military schools throughout Japan.


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Shutta Shutta said: " Leaden writing. All telling, no showing. Hardly any dialogue. I feel like I'm treading in molassas trying to find any good bits. But I want to like it, due to the premise. Sorry, just can't recommend this at all, and I say that about very few books! "

 

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The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
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Leaden writing. All telling, no showing. Hardly any dialogue. I feel like I'm treading in molassas trying to find any good bits. But I want to like it, due to the premise. Sorry, just can't recommend this at all, and I say that about very few books!
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The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
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" NOTE: the giveaway is for HOW TO PROMOTE YOUR CHILDREN'S BOOK. Not for Little Chicken! Shutta. "
Shutta added a status update: Author interview and book giveaway: HOW TO PROMOTE YOUR CHILDREN'S BOOK by Katie Davis. At Shutta's site until 2/29/12. http://blog.shutta.blog.
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" Prose as pure poetry. LOVED the tone of this one! Shutta "
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