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Margo Sorenson and David Harrington
Margo and Spaghetti Smiles illustrator David Harrington at Andersen Elementary School, Nov. 10, 2014

"A Good Word," Bookology magazine, October 2020

"The Gems: Revolutionize Your Teaching of Writing," Bookology magazine, January 2020

"Teaching Writing to Reluctant Readers—and Who Isn't One?" Bookology magazine, November 2018

Book Recommendations

Best Books to Take You to Enchanting Italy, Shepherd.com

Little Calabash

Podcast interview about Calvin Gets the Last Word and Little Calabash, 28 Feb 2022

Calvin Gets the Last Word

Recording of Calvin Gets the Last Word Interview with Teaching Books, 28 Feb 2022

Podcast interview about Calvin Gets the Last Word and Little Calabash, 28 Feb 2022

"November 10—It's Young Readers Week," Tara Lazar, Celebrate Picture Books, 10 Nov 2020

"Orange County Author's Book Now in Second Printing," Collin Breaux, Capistrano Dispatch, 18 Nov 2020

"Simply 7 with Margo Sorenson: 'Calvin Gets the Last Word,'" Jena Benton, 8 Oct 2020

"Meet Prolific Author Margo Sorenson!" Writers' Rumpus, 6 Oct 2020

Margo Sorenson on Calvin Gets the Last Word,” Jama's Alphabet Soup, 29 Sep 2020

After Teaching, a New Chapter for Margo Sorenson,” Milken Education Foundation, 16 July 2020

Interview about Calvin, “Author Publishing Children's Book in October,” The Capistrano Dispatch, 12 June 2020

Secrets in Translation

Recording of Secrets in Translation interview with Teaching Books

"Margo Sorenson, Secrets in Translation, and a Sip of Limoncello," Jama's Alphabet Soup, 10 October 2018

"Margo Sorenson—Color and Light," an article hosted on Dani Duck, Artist Obscure, 2 November 2018

"That's My Story," an interview with Regal House Publishing.

"Secrets of Limoncello," Margo Sorenson, on Dianna Hale's blog, La Bella Lingua

Spaghetti Smiles

The "What If?" question is the inspiration for Spaghetti Smiles, as Margo shares on Dianna Hale's blog, La Bella Lingua.

What powerful lesson has Margo learned from being a writer? Read this interview on Kidlit, Fantasy & Sci-Fi and find out!

Margo tucks into food—or foody books!—on the Nerdy Book Club.

Margo and Spaghetti Smiles are in The Desert Sun.

Middle Grade Mafioso reviews Spaghetti Smiles!

Spaghetti Smiles is featured in this November 2014 article in the Newport Beach Independent.

Kathleen Temean interviews Margo about Spaghetti Smiles and other favorite books.

Aloha for Carol Ann

Aloha for Carol Ann is featured in this article in the Newport Beach Independent.

Chris Henderson interviews Margo for her blog TheWriteChris.

Margo has another post up on the Nerdy Book Club. Enjoy!

On Jama's Alphabet Soup, Margo shares behind-the-story information about Aloha for Carol Ann and some really good recipes for Hawaiian food!

The Pasadena Daily Photo featured Margo's story-behind-the-story for Aloha for Carol Ann as well as some of her other books.

On Writing and Reading

Chris Henderson interviews Margo about writing for the school market in a two-part blog on The WriteChris--On Writing. Don't miss the second part of the interview with Margo.

Check out Margo's Nerdy Book Club review of one of her favorite childhood books, Mistress Masham's Repose by T.H. White.

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