10 July, 2013

Interview with John David Anderson - Sidekicked Blog Tour

Thanks to John David Anderson and Walden Pond Press for including us on the blog tour for Sidekicked! The author weighs in on the graphic novel series Astro City, his most and least favorite sidekicks, great book recommendations, school lunch, heroes, fatherhood, and what inspired his new book.

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Remember to check back over the next few days as more tour stops publish their posts! 

Monday, 7/8 - Ms. Yingling Reads - A Collection of H.E.R.O. Haiku
Tuesday, 7/9 - There's a Book - An Interview with the Author
Wednesday, 7/10 - Read Now Sleep Later - A Podcast Chat with the Author
Thursday, 7/11 - Adventures of Cecelia Bedelia Top Ten Lamest Superpowers
Friday, 7/12 - Word Spelunking A Comment on Superheroes Today
Saturday, 7/13 - A Reader of Fictions - A Chat with the Cover Artist
Sunday, 7/14 - Library Fanatic - An Interview with Andrew Bean
Monday, 7/15 - Heise Reads and Recommends - Editor Jordan Brown Interviews the Author
Tuesday, 7/16 - Literacy Toolbox - The Writing of Superhero Novel
Wednesday, 7/17 - The Brain Lair Posts - A Review of SIDEKICKED
Thursday, 7/18 - The Brain Lair - A Never-Before-Read Scene
Friday, 7/19 - Maria's Melange - The Top Ten Innocent Bystanders
Saturday, 7/20 - Unleashing Readers - A Review of SIDEKICKED
Sunday, 7/21 - I Run Read Teach - A Review of SIDEKICKED
Monday, 7/22 - Librarian in Cute Shoes - A Review of SIDEKICKED
Tuesday, 7/23 - Book Egg - A Review of SIDEKICKED
Wednesday, 7/24 - This Kid Reviews Books - A Review of SIDEKICKED & an Author Interview
Thursday, 7/25 - Small Review - The Titan
Friday, 7/26 - Wastepaper Prose - A Review of SIDEKICKED
Saturday, 7/27 - The Haunting of Orchid Forsythia - An Interview with the Author


  1. I have followed the count down on facebook and look forward to reading htis book. I am sure many of my students will love it!

  2. This book just looks fun! I know my students will be very excited to get their hands on a copy!

  3. As for my favorite Superhero team Batman and Robin (of course). :-)

  4. This book looks perfect for my students! It also goes with our school wide theme! I am a fan of the classics like Batman and Robin.

  5. I think I will always have a soft spot for Megamind and Minion!