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Writer & unruly kid wrangler. | OWL'S OUTSTANDING DONUTS | THE MIDNIGHT WAR OF MATEO MARTINEZ | THEY JUST KNOW: ANIMAL INSTINCTS | Rep: @erin_michelle_C

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@anndcardinal Oh, interesting. To me TAZ is unpredictable aggression and chaos. And the hot air balloon is totally out of my control. @anndcardinal It was the Tasmanian Devil and a hot air balloon for me, which is weirdly similar. What is this dream trope??
7/5
2020
🖤🖤BREAKING NEWS🖤🖤 https://t.co/B0U9sxKrFZ
7/3
2020
@SBCPublicHealth @CAPublicHealth Do the numbers reported today represent the positive cases for 7/1 and 6/30 together?
7/2
2020
@IdaOlson Ha! Well then, smart enough not to cut himself will have to cut it. 😉 @IdaOlson Is he smart enough to know it will get your attention... or smart enough to learn how to use it? 🔪
7/1
2020
@LlcSankofa @roxiemunro Anytime and everytime ❤️
6/30
2020
A mask for every essential errand! #KidlitForMasks https://t.co/19Byb88IYQ
6/29
2020
And again for the people in the back... #edchat #engchat #literacy #kidlit https://t.co/Y72jb110NT
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩 @EngageReaders We all do. 😂 It’s such a pretty punctuation mark. Who can blame us???
6/27
2020
He’s definitely doing this. https://t.co/DgQHRAyuxCOr this! https://t.co/yDBPu4BanfMy son’s pandemic best friends are two bantam chickens and we were visited by a bobcat this morning. Now his brain… https://t.co/I7zFw5Y1IN
6/25
2020
Me: Time for chores! Kid: *picks up two flyswatters, pretends to be Edward Scissor hands, tries to pick up 1 sock… https://t.co/p8YMKS8o86We’re look for kids in grades 2-5 to become official members of the Kids Ask Authors Book Reviewers Club! They’ll r… https://t.co/4ydJf3I772
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩Highly recommended middle grade fiction and nonfiction for readers to enjoy all summer long.… https://t.co/R1mjYM2pO8
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6/24
2020
@erinentrada @BuzzFeed But Dandelion is out there making them HAPPEN, Erin. I NEED HER ON MY TEAM. @erinentrada @BuzzFeed Bottom right. Not a contest. This puppy has dreams.
6/23
2020
"Racism is like a tree, and police brutality and environmental racism are just a couple of branches off that giant… https://t.co/Ss0Em7ng5y
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6/21
2020
Thanks for putting OWL’S OUTSTANDING DONUTS on this great list of cozy summer mysteries @sljournal!! @LernerBooks 🦉… https://t.co/OD8f5WQ2wH
6/20
2020
LET'S GOOOOOOOO!!!!! #JUNETEENTH2020 Don't forget to use the #JuneteenthBookFest tag! https://t.co/KAtSRfzCmk
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩Videos going up at 10:00 am EST! This is what you have to look froward to! #JuneteenthBookFest https://t.co/rYatKU0oXz
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩The fight is far from over but in celebration of the Supreme Court's decision this week, here's a list of books by… https://t.co/KewQm785y7
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6/19
2020
Do you know a middle-grade sleuth in need of #mystery #book suggestions? Here are four of our faves, including the… https://t.co/a6wJnHk6yO
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6/17
2020
I've spent the better part of the past 3.5 yrs reporting on how children are taught to read and what scientists hav… https://t.co/CFWrHLyo42
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩“Say Their Names” by @KadirNelson for @NewYorker ➡️ https://t.co/rpM6EIe7dA 📷by @jungmiwha #georgefloydhttps://t.co/N5yn8ZrYBH
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩On Jan 23, 2018 @JasonReynolds83 said something very profound to @Trevornoah https://t.co/BqqQfOVMyO
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩Carol of the Bells randomly came on during my run and I have no words for how emotional it made me. 🔔 I’m not crying. It’s just sweat.
6/14
2020
@sheathescholar @SaraKAhmed @teachntransform @ResidualAsh When you spoke about black as a visible color and the way… https://t.co/aV48s7RhI8
6/11
2020
GRAPHIC NOVEL ARTISTS: for a 200-page GN, you should be getting a $40,000 advance (including pencils, inks, colori… https://t.co/fxs3EMgTBU
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩My historical fantasy THE CONDUCTORS follows a couple solving murders and magical mysteries in 1870s Philadelphia,… https://t.co/4sTiVPOR0m
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6/10
2020
If you'd like to contribute anonymously with what #PublishingPaidMe, we have a survey for you. https://t.co/L0jdEDCyPX
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6/7
2020
My son, in a snowflake sweater and swim trunks: What happened to all my underwear? Me: https://t.co/ZH7gTQyYQH
6/5
2020
You Matter is a response to a question: “What do I most want to say to young readers, to anyone? You Matter is also… https://t.co/n4h4v3kU08
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩The #31DaysIBPOC educators wrote about everyday, structural racism and rejoicing in being the teachers they needed… https://t.co/twcH8i5WnY
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩Today is the 31st anniversary of the #TiananmenSquareMassacre. Everybody remembers this photo (by Jeff Widener) of… https://t.co/wAP82RXQDe
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6/4
2020
You can view my editorial wish list here: https://t.co/ewWITZjYXE. If you are a Black writer with a completed manus… https://t.co/ZG7hePnPFC
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩 @derickant I've been worrying about this. All the open calls and DM Q&As need to be open ended...To anyone who reads, loves, shares, writes, teaches, & believes in #kidlit... please join. I'll be there tomorrow l… https://t.co/6n562gvFMh
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6/3
2020
These three delightful books by three delightful black authors are out in the world today! What better way to celeb… https://t.co/dkitWw1cQN
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩My #booklook today for @BCMorrow's, "A Song Below Water." Happy Book Birthday! 💛💙🧜🏿‍♀️ https://t.co/xgRtL3FvH0
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩Today is #AskABlackBirder Q&A on Twitter & Instagram from 7-8:30PM EST. Hosted by the wonderful people who created… https://t.co/t7QPkf06tq
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6/2
2020
This kind of mourning is what happens when people have experienced the deadliness of racism, not only through polic… https://t.co/kMTrefzrSY
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩This is the first accurate headline I’ve read tonight. https://t.co/sbjvxcGZzE
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩Teachers Must Hold Themselves Accountable for Dismantling Racial Oppression https://t.co/1Kl7awZrq0 #edchat
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5/31
2020
@erin_michelle_C @AgentZacker @GalltZackerLit @beth_phelan @LindaRandom @EllenGreenberg @sghahary This thread of si… https://t.co/1WKf40BMW7
5/30
2020
@lindsaymccall I feel like it would appeal to your inner engineer.this ⬇️ #sljdod #allbecauseyoumatter https://t.co/FhT0wwzGvL
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5/29
2020
I am reminded of that super fun time when the constant publishing refrain was “we cannot find writers of color” and… https://t.co/WqYU4oykec
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩 @lindsaymccall Are you interested in machinery? My husband bought a Breville Barista Express a few years ago and I… https://t.co/Ka6XZKtzWBMichael Brown Pamela Turner Laquan McDonald Walter Scott Freddie Gray Eric Garner Tamir Rice Sandra Bland Antonio… https://t.co/i9DZi7qHQW
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5/27
2020
Writer friends, come for dark LOLs and absolutely no scientifically researched writer's block advice. https://t.co/Zz6zikPMKx @jranganathan @DrKbythebay LOL. I dooooooo. Staring into the shower drain is LEGIT good writing advice. 🚿 @jranganathan @DrKbythebay Trolling blocked authors isn't a capital offense. I'm almost sure they'll untie you once… https://t.co/GEDGcf1ADs @jranganathan @DrKbythebay JAIiiiiiiii, I came to you for science. 🤣I came to you for solutions! 😭 The next time w… https://t.co/ufKbvhzktC @jranganathan @DrKbythebay Does the shower drain count as the void, Jai?
5/26
2020
@readitrealgood Tussock moth? You can also hear a hummingbird zoom by at the 10 second mark, which is a very pretty… https://t.co/KJXTaqB98u @erin_michelle_C Jeff Shelton, Santa Barbara designer/architect has an AMAZING collection!! 😍🤩 I have the bees too.… https://t.co/hu4rsK5Gm2
5/23
2020
Now he’s closed all the doors and windows and is letting her roam the house like those 🐧 penguins 🐧 at the museum. https://t.co/ZmVcmO15u6My son brought a 🐓 to his buddy zoom AND SHE DEFILED MY KEYBOARD. 💩
5/22
2020
@devpetty Thank you. I’m definitely currently out of my depth with this #wip and it’s SCARY. 🦈 @tathaide @courtneybbooks @PageStreetKids @aecbks Yay!! So exciting, Tina! Good book news feels extra special now s… https://t.co/80C9VcDxjY
5/20
2020
@maerespicio https://t.co/GHtN32OLNhNational donut day and the end of my children's "virtual" school year happen to coincide. I think we all know what… https://t.co/cBhII0cJw5
5/18
2020
“...set the world on a different path.” #ObamaCommencement2020 💙🌍 💚🌎 💚🌏 💙 https://t.co/2lRrVl1ppm
5/17
2020
@EngageReaders @BCBooksAuthors On my shelf!! So exciting 🤩 @TVSandra @angiecthomas I thought it was the underside of a raw sea creature.
5/15
2020
My husband is now having sweet and encouraging conversations with our new off-brand roomba and I... I’m jealous?… https://t.co/ncte7XyJ0z
5/14
2020
Submissions Now Open for Our New Voices and New Visions Award Writing Contests https://t.co/QJwetgIJnI via @LEEandLOW
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩Anyone wanting the kids (and big kids) to spend an hour during their school day (or work day) today watching me tak… https://t.co/AQd9i8sk0P
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5/13
2020
@erin_michelle_C I hope you meet all the best book people in both places! 📚🚚
5/12
2020
@grubreport Could live a very happy life as a snail in there. 🐌 @lindsaymccall I’ve been sending my 2nd grader’s teachers a biweekly email with a few sentences about our work toge… https://t.co/asIYTEoOCU @lindsaymccall Edit. Revise. Trim. Snip. Cut. Omit... Just don’t tell my seventh grader I said so.
5/11
2020
Is this... is this slug dancing? https://t.co/sEOs48EQ2uMy new Happily is up today at @parisreview / this one is on the jobs we are offered and the job we will never be of… https://t.co/0HBfOYytnj
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5/10
2020
@MrAdamRex I can’t remember. @MrAdamRex This is knowledge you can will yourself to forget and will have to relearn on Twitter every few years. https://t.co/LANZMoagFq @EngageReaders I just tried it and it can read my block letters, which I use for lists, but not much of my creative… https://t.co/0XDUB8dwN0 @EngageReaders Oh, this could be amazing. I have to try!! Have you done it yet? @MrAdamRex - joined @scbwi in 2008 - first sub in 2009 - first contract in 2013 - first book in hand in 2015 I som… https://t.co/EpA6MOqRMs
5/9
2020
Santa Barbara County Fire Department hand crew firefighters rescue a fawn from the #HollisterInc. Crews began carin… https://t.co/avtBFjU1lR
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩HAPPY TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK https://t.co/8boXynQrN7
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5/7
2020
Happy Bookday to @DebbiMichiko and KEEP IT TOGETHER, KEIKO CARTER! "Sweet and smart." - Kirkus #NewBookTuesday https://t.co/0IlLgOWVa2
Retweeted by Robin Yardi🦉🍩Go wild with Fenway!🌲🌲 🌲🐶🌲🌲🌲🌲🌲🌲 https://t.co/tYdLqo3bmx @maerespicio @SarahGreenhouse @randomhousekids @RHCBEducators @KnopfBFYR Happy book birthday, Mae! ☀️💛💜💙📘🎉It's here!! ANY DAY WITH YOU!🎉 A bright, tender story about a 12yo girl & her Filipino American family who go thro… https://t.co/JuBMV8rPwR
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5/5
2020
@AnnaMisboring ANNA, happy birthday!! 🎂 And you were not kidding about the baking thing. 😂 This is one birthday you’ll never forget!!
5/2
2020
See you there, NERDS!! 🍩 🦉 🤎 https://t.co/qwWCRMI8p9 @EngageReaders @rosemaryhb @HarperChildrens @lindsaydauld I’M SO HAPPY AND EXCITED FOR BOTH OF THESE BOOKS!! Congra… https://t.co/3G8s2q2Ap7I'm beyond thrilled to have DARK TIDE come into the world! So excited to work with @rosemaryhb and Quill Tree Books… https://t.co/wuklwM2M2I
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5/1
2020
A teacher on Zoom: Now without the goat sound, please. My kid: https://t.co/rvUmwZyiWN @syardi Our grocery order swapped out Kix for Cinnamon Toast Crunch and L’s life will never be the same. 🥣 @victoriajcoe LOL. I edited my first response, which was: I would have an emotional affair with him. 💚 @victoriajcoe I could kiss him. 😚 🐸
4/30
2020
This story behind the song on THE RAINBOW CONNECTION made me smile... and cry, and touches on the faith at the hear… https://t.co/diHDVo5yJT @HappyDanceJZ 😊💛
4/29
2020
I just tried to spell *spaghetti* and I was so far off Spell Check just stood there shaking her head at me.
4/28
2020

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