About the books:
Join the class at Mount Olympus Academy with Goddess Girls, a new series that puts a modern spin on classic Greek myths!
by Joan Holub and Suzanne Williams (Aladdin paperbacks) Ages 8 - 12
Athena the Brain (April 6, 2010) ISBN: 978-1416982715
Finding out she’s a goddess and being sent to Mount Olympus brings Athena new friends, a weird dad, and the meanest girl in mythology—Medusa!
Persephone the Phony (April 6, 2010) ISBN: 978-1416982722
Hiding her feelings works fine for Persephone until she meets a guy she can be herself with—Hades, the bad-boy of the Underworld.
Aphrodite the Beauty (August 3, 2010) ISBN: 978-1416982739
Sure Aphrodite is beautiful, but it’s not always easy being the goddessgirl of love.
Artemis the Brave (December 7, 2010) ISBN: 978-1416982746
She may be the goddess of the hunt, but that doesn’t mean Artemis always feels brave.
Five-Day Goddess Girls Tour Line-up
Enter at these blogs for a chance to win the books!
April 4: Bookmuncher (Interview and book giveaway; thebookmuncher.blogspot.com)
April 5: Readertotz, Suzanne’s Place, Joan Holub Author of Books for Children (readertotz.blogspot.com, suzanne-williams.blogspot.com, joanholub.blogspot.com; Expanded interview with the Goddess Girl team at Aladdin: editor Emily Lawrence, book designer Karin Paprocki, and cover artist Glen Hanson. Have you ever wondered why an editor decides to acquire a series? Here’s one editor’s take.)
April 6: Cynsations (Guest blog and book giveaway; cynthialeitichsmith.blogspot.com Learn how we came to write the series, challenges we faced and how we solved them.)
April 7: Little Willow (Interview and book giveaway; slayground.livejournal.com We reveal more about our collaboration and inspirations, and our favorite books of all time.) Winner has been chosen.
April 8: Zoe’s Book Reviews (Q&A and book giveaway. www.zoesbookreviews.com Q&A with both of us authors, our editor, book designer, cover artist, and Zoe herself!)
We look forward to seeing you!
Joan Holub and Suzanne Williams