Anna Staniszewski

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Anna Staniszewski lives in the Boston area and teaches in the MFA Writing for Children Program at Simmons College. She's the author of several tween novels, including THE DIRT DIARY and SECONDHAND WISHES, and the picture books POWER DOWN, LITTLE ROBOT and DOGOSAURUS REX. You can visit Anna at www.annastan.com or follow her on Twitter at www.twitter.com/annastanisz.

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Anna Staniszewski Rachel, thank you so much!! Your comment totally made me smile. Happy reading!


Rachel Harris Thanks for the add! Love your guest post at Janice Hardy's blog today and I'm ashamed to admit I hadn't heard of this book yet. It seems AMAZING! Just wanted you to know the marketing today definitely worked (woot!) and I will be getting this one pronto! Have a great day :-)


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