Karen Pokras

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Karen Pokras writes adult contemporary and middle grade fiction under the names Karen Pokras and Karen Pokras Toz. Her books have won several awards including two Readers’ Favorite Book Awards, the Grand Prize in the Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, as well as placing first for two Global E-Book Awards for Pre-Teen Literature. Karen is a member of the Society of the Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI). For children, her books include the Nate Rocks series, Millicent Marie is Not My Name, and Pie and Other Brilliant Ideas. For adult readers, Karen’s books include Chasing Invisible, and the Whispered Wishes series. A native of Connecticut, Karen now lives outside of Philadelphia with her family.

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Millicent Marie Is Not My Name
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,360. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Karen Pokras. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
When 12 year old Millie’s younger brother finds her diary on her computer, he publishes it as a blog for the entire world to see, including the boy Millie has a crush on. In the midst of all the mayhem, Millie discovers she is now her school's most sought after 6th grade mystery gossip and advice columnist. But not all is fun, as Millie learns, once she realizes feelings are at stake.
Nate Rocks the World
Series: Nate Rocks. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,820. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by Karen Pokras. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
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Nathan Rockledge – Just your average fourth-grader, with an overprotective mom, hardworking dad, and pain-in-the-neck big sister? Or the coolest action hero the world (or at least his ordinary, suburban neighborhood) has ever known? Only time will tell. This much is for sure, though: Nate Rocks! Follow the quirky and imaginative adventures of Nathan Rockledge as his drawings come to life.


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