Author Archives: Marcy and Jackie

Lola Zola Lives in a Candy Store!

Okay, not really. Lola Zola still resides in the magical town of Mirage in the California desert. Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush, however, can now be found amid the jaw-breakers, gum drops, and special chocolates at Pulp & Hide … Continue reading

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We Love Thank You Notes!

We received some fabulous hand-made thank you cards from students at Santa Monica Alternative School. Take a look!

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Genie Hwang, 6th grade teacher at Santa Monica Alternative School House (SMASH) and Core 3 students. Thank you SMASH school teachers and librarian Diane Greenseid in Santa Monica for inviting Lola Zola into your classrooms. We enjoyed the Readers Theater … Continue reading

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Lola Zola at the Kate Kate Tween Fair

Young entrepreneurs Nika and Elena Palombo of Pure and Natural California Beauty schmoozing with Lola Zola while promoting jasmine scents at the Kate Kate Tween Fair in Rustic Canyon, Santa Monica yesterday. Marcy and Jackie autographed their copy of Lola … Continue reading

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“Tween Us” from Chicago!

A big thank you goes to Shannan Younger who writes about everything tween. Here’s what Shannan posted on her amazing Tween Us blog about Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush. Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush Makes a Sweet Holiday … Continue reading

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Morning of Literary Fun with Lola Zola in the John Muir School Library

Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush authors Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz want to thank the wonderful 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students who participated in the Lola Zola Readers Theater at John Muir Elementary School in Santa Monica Monday … Continue reading

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Lola Zola Comes to John Muir Elementary School in Santa Monica

Thanksgiving week, just before students break for the long weekend holiday, Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz will visit the Title I public school where literacy is prized, readers abound, and budding writers are finding their voice. The authors will bring … Continue reading

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And the Secret Ingredient is… Lola’s Lemonade Recipe

Lemonade Recipe Ingredients 7 lemons 2 quarts of water Ice 1 ½ cups of sugar ******* Slice one lemon and set aside Juice the remaining 6 lemons Add lemon juice, water, and sugar together in a large pitcher and mix … Continue reading

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Lola Zola’s Readers Theater Rocked at the Library

Yesterday in Los Angeles, we experienced a change in the weather — from warm and sunny earlier in the week to suddenly chilly with rain. Would any tweens show up after school for the Lola Zola Readers Theater at the … Continue reading

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Lola Zola and Friends are Coming to the Ocean Park Library Nov. 8

Please join us for a special event on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 4 PM at the Santa Monica Public Library, Ocean Park Branch, 2601 Main Street, Santa Monica Young teens, tweens, families and book lovers are invited to hear … Continue reading

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