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Donna M. McDine

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Multi award-winning children’s author, Donna McDine’s creative side had laid dormant for many years until her desire to write sparked in 2007. With six children’s picture books to her credit:

• Angel's Forever Home ~ March 2019 ~ Mascot Books

• Dee and Deb Off They Go Kindergarten First Day Jitters (Purple Dragonfly Book Award Honorable Mention & The Story Monster Approved 2015 Award);

• Sandy Grave (Purple Dragonfly 2014 Award First Place Picture Books 6+, Story Monster Approved and Beach Book Festival Honorable Mention 2014);

• Powder Monkey (Purple Dragonfly 2015 Award First Place Historical Fiction and Story Monster Approved 2014);

• Hockey Agony (Purple Dragonfly 2015 Award Honorable Mention Picture Books 6 & Older and New England Book Fest
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Donna M. McDine My current W-I-P is a middle grade historical fiction manuscript.
Average rating: 4.55 · 97 ratings · 83 reviews · 6 distinct works
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Story Time Facebook Live with Donna McDine Presents Michelle Nott's Picture Book Dragon Amy's Flames


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I am pleased to present my fellow children's author, Michelle Nott's picture book  Dragon Amy's Flames





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" Terrific picture book list! You've inspired me to get back into reading picture books on a regular basis. "
"In a world where chaos, fear and uncertainty reign supreme, sometimes you just have to lose yourself in a good picture book and revisit the wonder of childhood. As a picture book author, I do this all the time; however, I highly recommend it for e..." Read more of this blog post »
" Beverly wrote: "How exciting. Congratulations, Donna. You are so awesome. A great way to start the week. Enjoy and stay safe."

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" Hi Beverly, delighted you liked my review. It was a pleasure getting to know Gabe! All my best lovely friend, Donna "
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"Beverly Stowe McClure’s latest young adult novel, Gabe’s Guardian Angel, brings the reader into the world of Gabe Montana from the onset with incredible imagery and believable teenage angst. Adolescence is difficult in different ways for many people ...more
" My pleasure to read and review Gabe's Guardian Angel. Best wishes for your continued success! "
Angel's Forever Home by Rita Gigante
"Book Review by Pauline Reid
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Book Title - Angel's Forever Home
Authors - Rita Gigante, Bobbie Sterchele-Gigante, Donna McDine
Ebook - Hardback version 38 pages.
Genre - Childrens Book
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Thank you goes out to one of the Authors, Donna McDine, for contactin" Read more of this review »
Angel's Forever Home by Rita Gigante
" Maureen,

Thank you so kindly for the wonderful review. We are filled with joy and gratitude. Thank you for your time and interest!

Best regards,
Donna
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Angel's Forever Home by Rita Gigante
"This is a children’s book that will help teach compassion for God’s creatures, and you will soon fall in love with Angel!
Poor Angel has suffered a lot in his young life, but will he be able to find a forever home? This poor love has injured his leg i" Read more of this review »
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message 4: by J.D.

J.D. Holiday I have no idea where the Story About You is listed. Didn't even know it existed until you sent it to me.


message 3: by J.D.

J.D. Holiday Donna,
Just read the Wrote a story about You, you wrote.
That was funny!

Have you any idea where those Story About You comments
are being posted? I haven't a clue!

Jan


message 2: by Donna

Donna McDine Same here. We just keep bumping into each other and it's wonderful!


message 1: by J.D.

J.D. Holiday Hi Donna,
Nice to have you on my friends list here, too!

Sincerely
Jan


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