Author Archives: Marcy and Jackie

Get Ready for the Youth Writers Challenge

Lola Zola wants everyone to know about the Youth Writers Challenge coming up this August. Writers in grades 4 through 12 are invited to submit their poems and stories to pjohnson@youthwriterschallenge.org by June 15, 2015. More information can be found … Continue reading

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Listen Up! Live on the Radio!

Lola Zola authors, Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz will be on “Authors Talk Live” on Sunday, February 8, 2015 from 12:25 to 12:50 pm PST.  They’ll be interviewed by show host Patricia Johnson, along with Victoria Christopher Murray, prolific author … Continue reading

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Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush (Kindle edition) is an Amazon Big Deal!

Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush from Brown Girls Publishing is always a big deal for us (the authors) and our readers. So we are counting our lucky stars and thanking ReShonda Tate Billingsley and Victoria Christopher Murray of BGP … Continue reading

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More Lola Zola!

Hooray! Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush is out from Brown Girls Publishing (November 11, 2014) and is available on Amazon.com and Barnes and Noble on line. But wait, there’s more! Follow the authors of Lola Zola @Tweenorama on Twitter … Continue reading

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BGP Publishes “Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush”

We are proud to announce that Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush has been acquired by the amazing Brown Girls Publishing. Publication date is November 11, 2014. Hooray for tween readers everywhere, for the sequel New Girl on Salt Flat … Continue reading

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Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush by Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz

Check out this terrific review from Erik The Kid. This Kid Reviews Books Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush By Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz 209 pages – ages 9+ Published by CreateSpace on July 28, 2012 Lola Zola’s family is … Continue reading

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“Dear Marcy and Jackie” What about reading to Bowzer?

“Dear Marcy and Jackie” is a column by two teacher/writers (us!) that runs on the Huffington Post. Check out what a parent asked us about encouraging her son to read. Can reading to a dog, or (excuse us, Bowzer) a … Continue reading

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