Tara Lazar

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Tara Lazar

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Street magic performer. Award-winning ice sculptor. Hog-calling champion. These are all things Tara Lazar has never been. Instead, she writes stories for children featuring quirky characters and hilarious happenings. Tara writes the 7 ATE 9 series of picture books from Little Brown, illustrated by Ross MacDonald. Her next book is BLOOP, about an alien who comes to conquer earth but thinks the dogs are in charge! Tara lives in New Jersey with her husband, two daughters, and an adopted stray cat named Phoebe who thinks she is in charge of the planet. Visit Tara online to read about all her books at taralazar.com.

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Tara Lazar Hi Liam! I would love to write a sequel, as I have a lot of fun things planned for the second Monstore! Unfortunately, the publisher has not asked for…moreHi Liam! I would love to write a sequel, as I have a lot of fun things planned for the second Monstore! Unfortunately, the publisher has not asked for a sequel yet. But when they do, I'll be ready with some surprises for the characters! (and readers like you!)(less)
Tara Lazar Of course, Kristi. Sorry it took me so long to respond--there was no alert and I was not alert to checking this page! Go to taralazar.com and you'll f…moreOf course, Kristi. Sorry it took me so long to respond--there was no alert and I was not alert to checking this page! Go to taralazar.com and you'll find my contact details on my "about" page.(less)
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Tara Sandra wrote: "Thanks for friending me! Can't wait to read your book :)"

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