April 8, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Moms influence. Moms read books. Some moms blog about it. In the May issue of
Books Make A Difference
magazine, mom bloggers will have a thing or two to say about how blogs and books have made a difference in their lives.
In honor of
, the online magazine
will feature mom bloggers in its Turn the Page column. The blog-style article, with contributions from four different blogging moms, will be the jump-off point for an extensive blog-hopping conversation. Influential mom bloggers will be linking into the magazine column with blog posts of their own.
"Our magazine appeals to a wide variety of book lovers – readers, creators, and book industry folks," says senior writer
. "Moms have a big voice in today's book conversation. Some bloggers are busy writing the stories of their families while others blog about why they choose and read the books they do. This is our way of celebrating the difference moms are making."
The free online bimonthly magazine takes readers behind the scenes with both well-known and unknown authors, illustrators, and community organizations, to celebrate the impact of books. "We get to peek inside at why books matter to the people responsible for making them happen," says Frank.
Headlining the May issue is the highly-acclaimed husband-wife team
The Quiet Place
). Past issues have featured artist
The Good Fire Helmet
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
), inspirational outdoorsman
), sports ghostwriter
), and international columnist
The Winter of Our Disconnect
Subscriptions are free. Subscribers receive a monthly Readers Write email with exclusive content, such as interviews with National Book Award winner
, who loves to write in near darkness and has a puppet door in his home office, and International Spy Museum historian
, who has daily access to a hidden library of spy books.
Subscribers are also eligible to win prizes, ranging from original artist paintings to autographed books, gift cards, writing classes, games, and museum tickets.