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Brenda A. Ferber

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Dear Brenda,The next time you finish a draft of a novel and you give it to your critique group, please remember:1. They are not going to tell you it's perfect. They are smarter and more helpful than that.2. You are going to need some time to digest what they've said. Give yourself that time.3. It's okay to cry.4. It's okay to quit.5. It's okay to bake a lot, or clean your closets, or do other t... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 4.07 · 454 ratings · 135 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
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date: February 03, 2013 02:00AM
location: Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville, IL, The United States
description: Author Brenda A. Ferber will read her new picture book, The Yuckiest, Stinkiest, Best Valentine Ever, and help children make their own yucky, stinky valentines. Perfect for kids kindergarten - fifth grade.
Julia's Kitchen by Brenda A. Ferber
"Keep a box of kleenex next to you as you read this book. Cara is an eleven year old girl who loses her mother and sister in a house fire in the first pages of the story. Cara was staying overnight with a friend when the fire occurred. Her father s..." Read more of this review »
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