Jane Manning, author of Millie Fierce Sleeps Out, on tour June 2014

Posted By on April 17, 2014

Millie Fierce Sleeps OutAbout Millie Fierce Sleeps Out

• Hardcover: 32 pages
• Publisher: Philomel (May 29, 2014)

Millie Fierce is back!  Millie is strong. And, she is fierce. But Millie has learned to keep her fierceness in check. And since she’s been sweet all summer long, Millie gets to have a sleepout with her friends. One where she promises to be well behaved. But things don’t go as Millie planned, and our fierce little heroine is not happy.  Still, she tries her best to keep her fierceness inside. But when the scary dog from next door howls at the girls’ tent, Millie’s ferocity saves them all!

A perfect addition to a bookshelf filled with Fancy Nancy, Eliose, Olivia, and Ladybug Girl.

Jane ManningAbout Jane Manning

Jane Manning is the illustrator of dozens of children’s books, including Little Goblins Ten by Pamela Jane, Drip Drop by Sarah Weeks, Cindy Ellen by Susan Lowell, and the New York Times Bestselling The Witch Who Was Afraid of Witches by Alice Low. She wrote and illustrated 2008?s Cat Nights (Greenwillow).

Many of Jane’s books have appeared in Scholastic Book Clubs and ALA “Pick of the Lists”.  She’s won several awards for her work, including Parenting Magazine’s Reading Magic Award for Drip Drop, and The Western Writers of America Storyteller Award for Cindy Ellen.

Jane lives in Deep River, Connecticut with Tim, Tatiana, Nellie, Ziggy, and Shep. She is usually very well behaved, but every once in a while, Jane turns fierce, just like Millie.

Visit www.milliefierce.com to find out more about Jane and the Millie Fierce series.

Jane’s Tour Stops

Tuesday, June 3rd: Geo Librarian

Wednesday, June 4thStorytime Books

Thursday, June 5th: Batch of Books

Friday, June 6th: Picture Books Help Kids Soar

Wednesday, June 11th: Maureen’s Musings

Tuesday, June 24th: Teach Beside Me

Tuesday, June 24th: Margo Dill’s Read These Books and Use Them

Wednesday, June 25th: An Unconventional Librarian

Thursday, June 26th: Katie’s Nesting Spot

Tuesday, July 1st: Melissa Northway

Thursday, July 3rd: Sweet Southern Home


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