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Lisa Papademetriou

Biography

Lisa Papademetriou

Lisa Papademetriou has written or adapted over thirty books for young readers including SIXTH-GRADE GLOMMERS, NORKS AND ME and THE WIZARD, THE WITCH, AND THE TWO GIRLS FROM JERSEY. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband, daughter and dog.

Lisa Papademetriou

Books by Lisa Papademetriou

by Lisa Papademetriou - Adventure, Children's 8-12, Fantasy, Fiction

Stella Clay thought it was just another ordinary day. Then her twin brother, Cole, is attacked by a shadowy creature on their way home, and Stella’s world turns positively peculiar. Suddenly, her brother seems different, almost dimmer, like a candle about to flicker out. And then a talking mouse shows up in her bedroom. Stella discovers that the real Cole has been taken prisoner in the Dreamway. Determined to find him, she sets out with the “help” of a stuck-up rodent, a nervous dragonfly and a mysterious pirate, and finds her way to the darkest edge of the Dreamway to bring her brother home…before he's trapped forever.

by Lisa Papademetriou - Children's 8-12, Family, Fiction, Friendship

Callie never meant to let it go this far. Sure, she may have accidentally-on-purpose skipped a day at her fancy New York City prep school, but she never thought she’d skip the day after that! And the one after that...and...uh...the one after that. But when everything in your real life is going wrong skipping school starts to look like a valid mental-health strategy. And when Callie runs into Cassius, a mysterious and prickly “unschooled” kid doing research at museums all across the city, it seems only natural for her to join him. Because museums are educational, which means they’re as good as going to class. Right?

by Lisa Papademetriou - Children's 8-12, Friendship

Bestseller and author of the popular middle grade series Confectionately Yours Lisa Papademetriou is back with a magical, page-turning adventure for readers of all ages --- a touching tale about destiny and the invisible threads that link us all, ultimately, to one another.

Written by James Patterson and Lisa Papademetriou, illustrated by Neil Swaab - Children's, Children's 10-14, Fiction, Youth Fiction

Georgia Khatchadorian plans to excel at Hills Village Middle School in all the places her troublemaking brother failed. She's even bet him that she'll quickly become one of the most popular girls in school. But Rafe left a big mark at HVMS, and no one will give Georgia a chance! Find out THE TRUTH about Rafe Khatchadorian's sister in the first Middle School story from the point of view of Georgia.

by Lisa Papademetriou - Fiction

Hayley's world is far from perfect: her parents have divorced, her mom has lost her job, and she and her sister Chloe are stuck sharing a bedroom in their grandmother's apartment. Luckily, Hayley has a knack for baking cupcakes---and cupcakes always make life just a little sweeter! But when she and her best friend Artie start drifting apart, she realizes that it's going to take more than sugar and spice to make things nice.