Fadeaway

When a high school basketball star goes missing, a town’s secrets are exposed in this edge-of-your seat, addictive read.

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Like Magic

“An endlessly endearing story of three girls’ pursuit of friendship and the beauty and challenge of what it means to be 10.” Kirkus reviews, starred review

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Paper Chains

“A well-told story celebrating the power of friendship to comfort and heal.” Kirkus reviews, starred review “Endearing, authentic...A captivating story with tremendous heart.” School Library Journal

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Thankful

When the first snow falls, a girl takes paper, scissors, and pencils. On each slip of paper she writes one thing for which she is thankful: soup, the sun and moon, a friend. As the snow falls, the chain grows. What are YOU thankful for? Illustrated by Samantha Cotterill

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Coming Spring 2023

How to Make a Memory

Sylvie Frank at S&S/Wiseman has acquired world rights to How to Make a Memory by Elaine Vickers, illustrated by Ana Aranda. This picture book celebrates memory and its place in helping us hold dear life's precious moments. Illustrated by Ana Aranda

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Coming Summer 2023

Half Moon Summer

Catherine Frank at Peachtree has acquired world rights to Elaine Vickers's middle-grade novel, Half-Moon Summer, about two kids born on the same day in the same place, who are drawn back together 12 years later for a summer of long-distance running, tumultuous family events, and discovering the things that really matter.

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Coming Summer 2023

Mae and Gerty and the Matter with Matter

Andrea Hall at Beaming Books has acquired world rights to Mae and Gerty and the Matter with Matter by Elaine Vickers (l.), illustrated by Erica Salcedo, a picture book celebrating a love of siblings and science, and the things in our lives that truly matter.

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About the Author

Elaine Vickers

Elaine/E.B. Vickers is an award-winning author of picture books, middle grade, and young adult novels that aim to help readers of all ages find connection and belonging.

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Upcoming Events

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MAE AND GERTY AND THE MATTER WITH MATTER Release Day!
July 25, 2023
Location: Wherever books are sold!
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HALF MOON SUMMER Release Day!
June 6, 2023
Location: Wherever books are sold!
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HOW TO MAKE A MEMORY Release Day!
May 2, 2023
Location: Wherever books are sold!
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World Read Aloud Day
February 1, 2023
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Beyond the Book Guides

Bringing stories beyond the page with discussion questions, art lessons, yummy recipes, challenging riddles, mini science projects, fun crafts, poetry, and recommendations for more great books to read.

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