Yolanda Ridge

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Yolanda Ridge is a middle grade author. Her first two novels are about the irrepressible Brianna Bridges. In Trouble in the Trees (Orca Book Publishers, 2011) Bree fights a bylaw against tree climbing in her Vancouver townhouse complex. The stand alone sequel, Road Block (Orca Book Publishers, 2012) follows Bree to Ontario where she spends the summer fighting the development of a highway through her grandmother's farm land.

Inside Hudson Pickle , Yolanda's third middle grade novel, draws on her previous experience as a genetic counsellor. Twelve-year-old Hudson just wants to make his junior school basketball team but being cut from hockey, having an asthma attack at the first try out, the school bully, family secrets and a fire in his
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Title: The Dollar Kids[image error]


Author: Jennifer Richard Jacobson


Publisher: Candlewick Press


Reviewer: Yolanda Ridge


ISBN: 9780763694746


Full disclosure: I’m a huge fan of Jennifer Richard Jacobson both as a writer and a person. She was my mentor at the Highlights Whole Novel Workshop and I have so much respect for her knowledge and talent. I have previously reviewed Paper Things but I’ve read...

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Average rating: 3.81 · 72 ratings · 22 reviews · 3 distinct works
Inside Hudson Pickle

3.68 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 2017 — 2 editions
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Trouble in the Trees

4.13 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2011 — 5 editions
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Road Block

3.83 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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