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Jake and the Quake

A realistic adventure story about a boy finding science and himself amid the Loma Prieta earthquake of 1989. When Jake finds an unusual rock in the cliffs under the Golden Gate bridge, he embarks on an adventure of discovery that will bring him new friends, new knowledge, and even the […]

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Happy Winter Solstice From Tumblehome!

Happy Holidays & Happy Winter Solstice from Tumblehome Books!  It’s been a great year for us, and we hope it’s been a great year for you too. We are giving away free books, to our loyal newsletter subscribers, so you can start off the new year with some high quality […]

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Children’s Book Publishers

Did you know that one of the main customers for children’s book publishers, especially high-quality nonfiction, is libraries? According to the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, the vast majority of parents of children younger than 18 feel libraries are very important for their children. Fully 94% of [...]
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Coming Events Recent Events April 11 - 14, 2019 Tumblehome at the NSTA Tumblehome will have a booth at the NSTA (National Science Teachers Association) national conference in St. Louis, April 11 – 14, 2019. We participated in two sessions: “Using Fiction and Poetry in the Science Classroom:Insights from Authors [...]
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The Baffling Case of The Battered Brain

Mae and Clinton book 3.
Is the awkward stranger  taking bribes to throw games?  When Clinton hits his head in the championship soccer game, the stranger gets him benched, and Clinton’s team loses. Determined to nail the bribe-taker, Clinton and Mae take on a new G.A.S. mission–a journey across three continents and 4000 years to learn about concussion and the brain.

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