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Volume 4, Issue 7 (July 2017)

He's back! James Patterson returns to Story Monsters Ink!
Find out what he's been up to in our July issue!

This month's features include:

  • James Patterson Releases His Best Book for Boys in Years

  • One to Watch: Jillian Rose Reed

  • Teen Novelist Alessia Dickson is Right in Her Element

  • Callie Chapman: a Little Writer Who is Making a Big Difference

  • Janet Tashjian: Her Life as an Author

  • My Teaching Toolbox: Mentor Texts

  • Purple Dragonfly Book Awards Winners Announced

  • Check Out Our Summer Reading List!

Also inside: Nick's review of Bambi: The Walt Disney Signature Collection, Liv on Life: What is Friendship? and book reviews, giveaways, activities, and more!


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Honor Roll

Story Monsters Ink® has been named among the best in family-friendly media, products, and services.

  • Gold Award Recipient, Mom’s Choice Awards
  • Named among the “great magazines for kids and teens” by School Library Journal.
  • 2016 Irwin Award winner for “Best Publisher of a Literary Magazine” and “Best Editorial Director”