I hope that everyone who was able to attend our Houston SCBWI conference enjoyed it as much as I did. Thanks to all of y'all that did so much hard work to put such a fabulous line-up together.
Here are the books that I talked about at this month's meeting:
Night Light by Nicholas Blechman (PB) Orchard Books ISBN 9780545462631
Don't Play with Your Food! by Bob Shea (PB) Disney-Hyperion Books ISBN 9781423168072
The Year of the Book by Andrea Cheng, Illustrated by Abigail Halpin (Elem/MG) HMH Books for Young Readers ISBN 9780544022638
Athlete vs Mathlete by W.C. Mack (MG) Bloomsbury USA Children ISBN 9781599908588
How to Write a Novel: 47 Rules for Writing a Stupendously Awesome Novel That You Will Love Forever by Nathan Bransford (Writers) ISBN 9780615925165
Also, I mentioned some of the different reading lists that the Texas Library Association (TLA) puts out each year.
Here are some of the links for those lists for the 2014-2015 school year:
Texas 2 X 2 List (Age 2 - Grade 2)
Texas Bluebonnet List (Grades 3-6)
Texas Lone Star Reading List (Grades 7 & up)