Recent Articles by Michelle Garrett
Published: Saturday, January 30, 2016 9:05 am MST
Marissa Meyer, the author of the Lunar Chronicles young adult fantasy series, is releasing “Stars Above,” a new collection of short stories about the characters from her popular novels.
Published: Friday, January 22, 2016 4:53 pm MST
Vice president and associate publishing director of Random House, who worked on six books with Dr. Seuss and helped complete his lost manuscript "What Pet Should I Get?" will be the keynote speaker at the UVU B...
Published: Friday, December 18, 2015 5:41 pm MST
Malala Yousafzai's story is told for the benefit of younger readers in “I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World (Young Readers Edition).”
Salt Lake City resident tells the story of impoverished Japanese-American children vying for Olympic glory
Published: Friday, October 23, 2015 4:01 pm MDT
Salt Lake City author Julie Checkoway tells the story of impoverished Hawaiian Japanese-American children in the 1930s who go from learning to swim in irrigation ditches to vying for Olympic glory in "The Three...
Published: Friday, October 2, 2015 3:30 pm MDT
After being fooled by a possum playing dead in her yard, children's writer Holly Goldberg Sloan decided to write a book, illustrated by her husband, Gary Rosen, about possums training to be actors, putting on a...
Published: Friday, September 18, 2015 3:00 pm MDT
“This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!” by Jonathan Evison tells the story of a 78-year-old widow with a troubling past and is meant to encompass the difficulties that many women have faced in the last...
Book review: Mormon blogger writes much-needed guide for adjusting to life as a returned sister missionary
Published: Tuesday, June 9, 2015 7:34 pm MDT
Mormon blogger Andrea Faulkner Williams writes a much-needed handbook for the challenges of adjusting to life as a returned sister missionary in her new book "Tell Me About It, Sister! A Guide for Returned Sist...
Published: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 11:47 am MST
Throughout her career, Liz Wiseman, author of "Multipliers," has been given roles she was under-qualified for. From that experience grew the idea for her new book, "Rookie Smarts," which analyzes the benefits o...
Published: Wednesday, November 5, 2014 2:36 pm MST
Knowing there are more than enough bad men in the world, Elder David S. Baxter of the Seventy seeks to define for the upcoming generation what makes a man good in his newest book, "What Good Men Do."
Published: Friday, September 26, 2014 3:18 pm MDT
Entering a young adult market flooded with narratives of women who fall passionately in love with powerful, manipulative men, "Exquisite Captive," written by Heather Demetrios, takes a typical Stockholm syndrom...