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12 Days of Snowed (Day 12): The Charity Jones Guide to STEM for Kids

Charity Jones, star of Snowed by Maria Alexander, focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (when she isn’t meeting intriguing boys or adventuring). In a lot of ways Charity is the perfect role model for contemporary girls. What would the Charity Jones in your life need to encourage her STEM efforts, or help her see […]

12 Days of Snowed (Day 10): How Fiction Can Create Empathy

Fiction Can Create Empathy Most of us are only able to experience life through the lens of our own race, gender and personal experience. But fiction can create empathy and understanding. While it’s one thing to consider the perspective of someone else it’s quite another to actually see through it. Experience can help us gain […]

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12 Days of Snowed (Day 5): Snowed Gift Pack

Snowed Gift Pack Maria Alexander‘s novel Snowed is perfect reading for this holiday season. The book begins a few weeks before Christmas and the exciting climax comes on Christmas Eve. We think this book makes the perfect gift for any YA or thriller readers on your list. But we’re not the only ones, many reviewers […]

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12 Days of Snowed (Day 2): Snowed Book Tour Commencing

The excitement over Snowed is at an all-time high! Currently Snowed occupies three slots on Amazon bestseller lists. #4 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Teen & Young Adult > Literature & Fiction > Holidays & Celebrations #13 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Children’s eBooks > Holidays & Celebrations > Christmas #43 in Kindle Store […]

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Author: Maria Alexander Artist: Daniele Serra About the Book Charity Jones is a 16-year-old engineering genius who’s much-bullied for being biracial and a skeptic at her conservative school in Oak County, California. Everything changes when Charity’s social worker mother brings home a sweet teen runaway named Aidan to foster for the holidays. Matched in every […]

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RDSP Signs Maria Alexander’s YA Novel SNOWED

We are very pleased to announce that we’ve signed Maria Alexander’s second novel SNOWED continuing the productive collaboration that began with MR. WICKER which garnered a Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in a First Novel. It’s slated for release later this year and is sure to be a popular title for the winter holidays. […]