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WORLD BUILDING IN FANTASY FICTION, by Kit Grindstaff

Any of us can probably name a list of literary worlds, fantasy or not, that hooked us and wouldn’t let go. For me, that list includes Hogwarts, Lyra’s England in The Golden Compass, the underground prisons and above-world Tudor-cum-technological world … Continue reading

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Looking For Bookish Family Fun This Weekend? Try the Lititz Teen and Kids Literature Festival!

Did you know that the coolest small town in America (yes, that’s official!) also hosts a kid lit festival? It’s at Linden Hall in downtown Lititz on Saturday, November 1….a hop skip and a jump from the Wilbur Chocolate Factory … Continue reading

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In her own words, Kit Grindstaff, 2014 Crystal Kite Winner, credits SCBWI

Kit Grindstaff: AN AWARD, COMING FULL CIRCLE and WHY EVERY KIDLIT …: I thought that once The Flame in the Mist ’ s debut year was over, my life would slip comfortably back into inner journeys, through…

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PA PROUD: Up Close and Personal with PA Author and SCBWI Member Kit Grindstaff

By Kim Briggs  Let’s welcome Kit Grindstaff, the author of Flame in the Mist! Watch the Trailer “Richly atmospheric”    —Booklist Kit and I met at the SCBWI Pocono Retreat in May 2013. We were in the whole novel workshop with … Continue reading

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