Ellen Potter
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Ellen Potter

Ellen Potter is the author of many award-winning middle-grade novels, including the OLIVIA KIDNEY series, PISH POSH, SLOB, and THE KNEEBONE BOY.

Her novel OLIVIA KIDNEY was awarded Child magazine's "Best Children's Book Award" and was selected as one of the "Books of the Year" by Parenting magazine.

SLOB was selected for the Junior Library Guild Spring 2009 List and the 2010 Texas Lone Star Reading List.

Her nonfiction book SPILLING INK; A YOUNG WRITER'S HANDBOOK (co-authored by Anne Mazer) was a New York Public Library Top 100 Children's Book for 2010 and a Children's Literature Assembly 2011 Notable Book.

Her newest series is PIPER GREEN & THE FAIRY TREE (Fall 2015, Knopf).

Web site: http://www.ellenpotter.com

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    • By: Ellen Potter, Felicita Sala
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    this wickedly dark, unusual, and compelling novel, Ellen Potter masterfully tells the tale of one deliciously strange family and a secret that changes everything....

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    Prompted by a =stream of letters pleading for advice on how to be a better writer, successful children’s authors Anne Mazer and Ellen Potter put their heads together to create this useful guide....

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    • Otis Dooda: Strange but True

    • By: Ellen Potter
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    Meet Otis Dooda. Yes, that’s his name. Go on and have a good laugh. He’s heard it all before. He’s been called things like Otis Poopy Stink and Otis Toilet Twinkie. That’s right, yuck it up....

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    • By: Ellen Potter
    • Narrated by: Josh Hurley
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    If you thought Olivia Kidney's last apartment building was weird, wait until you see her new home! A lagoon in the living room. A room in which a person's every thought can be heard. Strangers showing up at all hours of the night to practice bumping into walls! And, of course, ghosts....

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