Author Heather Montgomery uses ‘Yuck!” appeal for kids

As we look ahead to spring, MRA is moving its annual conference online during the weekend of March 12 to 14, 2021. One of our featured speakers is Heather L. Montgomery, who writes for kids who are wild about animals.

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An award-winning author and educator, Heather uses yuck appeal to engage young minds. Her nonfiction books have received recognitions from NCTE, Junior Library Guild and VOYA.

Recent titles include: Bugs Don’t Hug: Six-Legged Parents and Their Kids, Little Monsters of the Ocean: Metamorphosis Under the Waves, and Who Gives a Poop? Surprising Science from One End to the Other.

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