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)
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Cover Reveal for JUBILEE: The First Therapy Horse and an Olympic Dream (plus a giveaway)

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Tara, thank you so much for having me on your blog to reveal the cover of my upcoming narrative nonfiction picture book, JUBILEE: The First Therapy Horse and an Olympic Dream! (February 1, 2022, from Capstone).

JUBILEE recounts the true story of Danish dressage competitor Lis Hartel, who was determined not to let polio keep her from riding again. She found that an inexperi

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Tara Sandra wrote: "Thanks for friending me! Can't wait to read your book :)"

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