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10.16.2010. Tales from the Creative Crypt  Reading of Poe's "Tell-Tale Heart" in Silver Spring, Maryland, for The Big Read

04.01.2009. School Library Journal Grades 5 & Up (starred review) -- Nevermore: A Photo-biography of Edgar Allan Poe [alphabetical by author]

04.26.2008. Maryland Day 2008 Children’s Literature Discussion at the University of Maryland, College Park

03.06.2008. 2007 Golden Kite Honor Award to 1607: A New Look at Jamestown [scroll back to 2008 Honor for Nonfiction Books Published in 2007]

06.21.2007. Book Review -- 1607: A New Look at Jamestown, The Miss Rumphius Effect

05.14.2007. Takoma Park (Maryland) Public Library presentation, 1607: A New Look at Jamestown

05.09.2007. Two New Books about Jamestown Settlement Worth Excavating, Karen MacPherson (Scripps Howard News Service)

05.08.2007. A New Look at Jamestown by Recess (Center for Children's Literature and Culture at the University of Florida)

03.11.2007. Manassas Museum presentation and book signing, 1607: A New Look at Jamestown

01.08.2007. School Library Journal Book Pick (starred review) -- 1607: A New Look at Jamestown

01.01.2007. Author of the Month Interview with Karen Lange, Embracing the Child

selected works

Children's History -- 

Poe's life for a new generation.
        School Library Journal starred review

"The book I wish I could have had when I was a kid."
 --Michael Deas, designer of the Poe stamp

1607: A New Look at Jamestown
The latest on America's first colony.
       
School Library Journal starred review

"A fascinating look at archaeology in action."

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