Historical fiction is hard.....Yes, it is and this post, from School Library Journal, addresses some of its issues very well. Check it out.
Have you read Shades of Grey yet? I'm going to begin reading it today. Do you think it will be a Printz contender? Let me know.
Coming soon: An interview with Donna Jo Napoli about her book, Lights on the Nile. If you haven't read this one yet..now is the time!