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Miranda Paul has worked as a teacher, volunteer zookeeper, and freelance writer--among other things. She is passionate about creating stories for young readers that inspire, entertain, and broaden horizons. Miranda is also a thrill-seeker, and one of her bravest moments involved reciting poetry from inside a crocodile pit. (Yikes!)

In addition to being a picture book author, Miranda is a team member of We Need Diverse Books™ and a volunteer for the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI). Learn more at www.mirandapaul.com.
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Miranda Paul Besides working in my pajamas? Meeting really awesome kids. I love the letters they write me.
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SPEAK UP releases to early praise from The Today Show!

Happy Book Birthday, SPEAK UP!


Earlier in the summer, Today.com ran a piece about “25 Best Summer Reads for Kids” and included SPEAK UP!



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“This book encourages kids to speak up about injustice and bullying, but also about their own feelings. It’s a great conversation-starter for this moment, with important w Read more of this blog post »
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SPEAK UP releases to early praise from The Today Show!



Happy Book Birthday, SPEAK UP!

Earlier in the summer, Today.com ran a piece about “25 Best Summer Reads for Kids” and included SPEAK UP!



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There are two author Miranda Paul accounts and my book (SPEAK UP) which releases July 7 is not linked to my author page. Can someone fix
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