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Jennifer Chambliss Bertman is the New York Times bestselling author of the Book Scavenger series (Christy Ottaviano Books/Henry Holt/Macmillan). Book Scavenger is a New York Times bestseller, an Indie Next Kids’ Top Ten Pick, a Banks Street College Best Book of the Year, an Amazon Best Book of the Year, an NCTE Notable Children's Book, and has been nominated for 18 state award lists. The Unbreakable Code is a New York Times bestseller and Junior Library Guild selection. The third book in the series, The Alcatraz Escape, will be published in May 2018. The series is being translated into twelve languages. Jennifer has an MFA in Creative Writing and worked in publishing for over a decade before becoming a children’s book author. More informati ...more

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Jennifer Chambliss Bertman Thanks so much, Jenny! I am working on the sequel right now, as a matter of fact. It's titled The Unbreakable Code and should be out next summer. It…moreThanks so much, Jenny! I am working on the sequel right now, as a matter of fact. It's titled The Unbreakable Code and should be out next summer. It deals with Mark Twain, but I love the idea of doing one based on Dashiell Hammett--maybe if there is a book #3 . . . :)(less)
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From now until November 4, 2019, I’m opening up sales of Book Scavenger shirts (youth and adult sizes) to United States mailing addresses. Once I have the total amount of shirts, I’ll place a bulk order and when the shirts arrive, I’ll package and ship them to you. You can expect to receive your shirt mid/late November. Plenty of time if you plan to gift it to someone for the holidays! (And th... Read more of this blog post »
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“Negativity has never been a friend to anyone.”
Jennifer Chambliss Bertman, Book Scavenger

“I appreciate my customers. And many of them are fine, fine people. But not all book people are good people. Don't mistake shared interests with shared ethics." He tapped his pointy cap. "There's some wizardly wisdom for you today.”
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“And how do you open yourself up to hellos when you're already preparing to say good-bye?”
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