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Happy Birthday Judy! I am a long time fan of yours. I grew up reading your books and loved all of them.
I just read in the paper today is your Birthday. Happy Birthday! When I read your name the first thing that popped into my head was your book, "It's Not The End of the World". In 1985 my ex and I split up, my son was 6 years old. We moved to a new area, first grade was at a new school. It was a very hard time. But one thing I remember is my son and I cuddled on the couch reading this book, we both laughed and cried together and your book helped. Thank You! Have a great Birthday.Hometown: East Greenbush - Age: 64 - Posted February 12, 2015 9:59 am
I have a daughter in fourth grade that really enjoys reading Judy Blume books.She would most definitely have all of your children books if we can afford them. I as her mother do appreciate the books you have written she loves them so much and they keep her occupied.Hometown: Tucson AZ - Age: 28 - Posted February 10, 2015 8:14 pm
Dear Judy, I was reading something today about Roald Dahl's daughter and thought about how fondly I loved James and the Giant Peach growing up. That immediately triggered thoughts of Peter and Fudge and Dear God it's me, Margaret. It made me look you up online and I see that I can leave you a message. My childhood was transported into another dimension because of people like you, who had the courage to put a pen to paper with their creative and wonderful stories and for that I will truly be forever in your debt. You have my gratitude for the day I got to hear my teacher read to us, Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing. And later, for all of your work. Keep up the good work!
Thank you for inspiring generations of people. You are appreciated.
Warmest Regards, Rhonda
Hi. I'm curious: in Blubber, was the name "Wendy" chosen deliberately to be ironic, as she's the opposite of the sweet lovable Wendy in Peter Pan?Hometown: Oxford - Age: 41 - Posted February 9, 2015 4:01 am
What I pleasure to be able to tell you about your amaizing work! I just finished reading Summer Sisters and Im at a loss of words for your ability to keep a reader digging into the book.
I have to say the ending is wonderful as it can be interpreted in so many ways after all the adventure portrayed in the book.
I can not wait to acquire the rest of your books and read them all!
Thank you for sharing your work with the world!
what made you write novelsHometown: boston - Age: 10 - Posted February 8, 2015 6:55 am
you made a impression on my mind that reignited in myself when my daughter entered fourth grade.Hometown: Hamburg,NY - Age: 41 - Posted February 7, 2015 6:51 pm
Hi,I like your books a lot. I am reading Blubber right now. You are an amazing writer/author. I hope you keep writing!
As a 39 year old woman, you have been a very big inspiration in my life, I thank you.I was addicted at a young age of your brilliance,all your books a new spectacular experience. My mother handed me Are you there God when I started. I am so excited about your new book. Thank you ma'am. Bless youHometown: Cullman - Age: 39 - Posted February 6, 2015 10:12 pm
i love your books they are so awesome and mysteriouse that i half to read the next chapter or page even when it's bed time.Hometown: sugarland - Age: 9 - Posted February 6, 2015 7:47 pm
Hi! I was wondering how does your personal life affects your writing? By the way I love you fudge books! I think you should write about a girl in middle school who feels left behind when her friends develop before her. Thanks for considering. Also im writing a report on you so if you reply to that question with my email it would be a great help. Thanks again!Hometown: Omaha,Ne - Age: 11 - Posted February 6, 2015 11:12 am
hey judy!,im a 12 year old who is a huge fan..um the other day at school I was reading your book 'just as long as we are together I loved that book so much I read it quickly in a few hour then about 3 months later I read 'God ,are you there,its me Magerat and I was down to earth with that book ,then I realized that you wrote both books I was soo amazed and shocked I just barged out screaming.Anyway..i was just wondering how you do it because when I was reading the books it was like your were writing about me but any way Judy you are amazing..xoxoHometown: harare,Zimbabwe - Age: just turned 12 - Posted February 6, 2015 10:43 am
I like your books. a lotHometown: Dominacian Republic - Age: 11 - Posted February 6, 2015 10:05 am
hey, just want to let you know that I loved your tales of a fourth grade nothing book and superfudge book!I love to read so..... yeah! Byeeee!
YOUR BOOKS ARE SO COOL MY CLASS IS REAING SUPER FUDGEHometown: st. martinville - Age: 8 - Posted February 6, 2015 8:18 am
hi Judy I'm in joying your booksHometown: Ohio - Age: 9 - Posted February 6, 2015 6:00 am
Where did you go for elemtery school, middle school and high schoolHometown: Chicago - Age: 11 - Posted February 5, 2015 7:28 pm
i like the movie tiger eyes it is a very good movie .i like the character in it and the owl story how she meets the Indian and becomes goods friends with him. i wish i could have read the book to to see if it relates to the movie or notHometown: harmony BRazil ind - Age: 15 - Posted February 4, 2015 11:28 am
What made you decide to be a childrens book author?Hometown: windsor - Age: 9 - Posted February 4, 2015 9:28 am
Hi Judy Blume my name is Sara I have read SuperFudge 6 times and I read Tales of a fourth grade nothing 4 times I am going to tell my dad to buy Fudge a Manie, Otherwise known as Shelie the great, and Double Fudge.I love your Books soo much! Love Sara MHometown: Connecticut - Age: 9 - Posted February 3, 2015 7:03 am
Hello Judy, I just perused your website as part of a research exercise in my creative writing class. One of the questions posed was "who do you admire and want to emulate." Since my daughter had read and loved many of your books when she was young, your name has always been at the top of my list of favorite authors. I think your site is wonderful, easy to navigate and inspiring with lots of good information.
I also read your personal experience with breast cancer in 2012. Very touching and transparent. Writing about everyday things gives a writer more than enough material, and through it God gives us more than enough grace when those things are life altering. No doubt you have found that to be true, as well. I pray your continued good health.
So, now that I am inspired on all levels, I can tackle my two children's books, For the Love of Big Balooka and Steggie The Needy Dinosaur, with less anxiety. Both fiction based on actual events.
Thank you again for the privilege of visiting your well-thought out website. It really was a pleasure! Godspeed, Kathy
I just finished reading Fudge-a-mania to my 2nd grade class. They are in love with the characters in the book! Fudge is such a funny little kid. We love him the MOST!Hometown: West Terre Haute, IN - Age: 53 - Posted January 30, 2015 8:10 am
Our class has just finished reading tales of a fourth grade nothing and I really liked it I also love all your other booksHometown: Hong Kong - Age: 9 - Posted January 30, 2015 1:52 am
Hi. I am in 3rd grade,and i just want to say that i like Tales of the Fourth Grade Nothing and Superfudge. We are about to read Fudge-a-Mania. I just want to say I like all your books so far. The end!Hometown: Moutin Home - Age: 8 - Posted January 29, 2015 11:51 am
Hi I am in 3rd grade Hackler Inermeitiate daering win we read your books we have read all of your picture books .We just finished Super Fudge. We are about to read Fudge-a-Mania. I love your books so far! The endHometown: moutian home - Age: 9 - Posted January 29, 2015 11:49 am
Where can i buy your books? I have loved you books ever since i was younger, and now I want my kids to read your books.Hometown: dallas tx - Age: 36 - Posted January 29, 2015 4:22 am
Dear Judy Blume,
I truly enjoyed spending time reading your books trough out my childhood. I truly find you to be quite the inspiration to many of today's youth, including myself. I am currently in grade 10 and have taken the initiative to write a short children's novel to sell to a number of parents or teachers interested in purchasing the book. The profits will be donated to a children's charity which is yet to be decided, while the printed copies will be donated to the Montreal Children's Hospital. I would deeply appreciate any advice if you will be willing to share. Thank you for your time, sincerity Ashley R.
do you have any siblings?Hometown: winsor - Age: 8 - Posted January 28, 2015 12:31 pm
Dear Judy Blume,
I love Fudge! He's so funny. I want you to make another book about Fudge. I hope you write back to me soon.
Dear Judy Blume,
My class has just finished reading Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing.I thought it was really funny. My favorite part was when Fudge ate Dribble.
Dear Judy Blume,
As you heard we are finished reading Tales Of A Fourth Grade Nothing. Well I loved it a lot, my favourite part was when Peter got a new pet dog. I think your a great author with lots of ideas and I'm looking forward to reading more of your books.
My class just finished reading Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing. It was really exciting and extremely funny. I have also read Fudge-a-Mania and I am in the middle of Otherwise known as Sheila the Great! I heard that you have a book coming out, I can wait! Thank you,
i am reading Tales of a fourth grade nothing ..your book is great.Thank you Judy BlumeHometown: Amelia - Age: 10 - Posted January 26, 2015 8:30 pm
Hi dear Judy,
I read your books a long time ago and loved them dearly!
Now I just finished reading Soupy Saturdays to my 7 year old daughter. She really enjoyed it and urged me to get the next Judy Blume book which I surely will! Thank you Judy for your stories, for making us laugh and for making us feel special and loved! Warmest regards from Munich,Helen 😊
Are you ice cream? Because I love you<3. I'm good good at science,especially chemistry if you know what I mean;-). I know your not exactly my type, but I'm still in love with you.
Goodbye Judy Cutie(Love you with all my soul)
My class just finished Tales Of A Fourth Grade Nothing and it was a great book. we really enjoyed the book and it was an interesting book. I really hope you do another book like Tales Of A Fourth Grade Nothing.
Dear Ms. Blume,
Hi, I just wanted to say that your books are really funny and well written. My favorite book of yours is "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing". It was a really, really funny book. My fourth grade class just finished reading it and I loved it.
Last year my class read "Freckle Juice" and I laughed so hard.
Please can you make another fudge book?
I really like your books.My favorite book was Tales of a fourth grade noting becaus it was so funny.
Hi my name Alex G my grade four class just finished your book Tales Of A Fourth Grade Nothing and I just wanted to say that how well written your book was and how funny silly and very nice to readHometown: HongKong - Age: 10 - Posted January 24, 2015 4:52 am
Your books are interesting and exciting my favourite character is Peter.My favourite book is Fudge -a-Mania
Good luck in sunny Florida
Mesa or just call me jennifer
my name is jennifer but i pafure mesa i like your books and i have the books you wrote and i have a dog that lookes exactlly like yours and a yorkie.I have to go but ill talk to you later.bye.sincerelly meas or jennifer.Hometown: cincinnati ohio - Age: 10 - Posted January 23, 2015 11:42 am
hey Judy Blume!!! this is my first time that I am texting you I really LOVE!!! your books. I actually have a question are you Cristian? It is so nice meeting you this first time I hope you text me back peace,love,and joy byebyeHometown: Cincinnati OHIO - Age: 9 - Posted January 23, 2015 11:40 am
I LOVE YOUR BOOKSHometown: duffield - Age: 9 - Posted January 23, 2015 10:18 am
Dear Judy BLoom
My class just finished reading tales of a fourth grade nothing i am a huge fan of reading and last year's fourth grade sent you a letter. how are you
Hello Ms. Blume,
Our class finished reading Tales Of A Fourth Grade Nothing. I loved the book! It was so good. I heard that you are making a new book. What is it about? I have read so many of your books, they are so amazing. keep writing! I hope you have a good time writing your book!
Are you a Christian? Why did she write Tiger Eyes?Hometown: Catalina - Age: 11 - Posted January 22, 2015 3:22 pm
I wanted to thank you for making our family road trip to St. Louis fly by. We listened to the 'Fudge' books on cd...helped me keep my sanity with three kiddos in the mini-van.
We also have a common friend in the Keys. Wendy A. and I grew up together. Maybe I will have the honor of meeting you at my next visit.
Writing is my passion. It energizes me and keeps me moving forward. Enjoyed reading your web page.
Dear Ms. Blume,
I am a 49 year old mother of 3 from the Midwest. I am in the process of rereading for the 20th or 30th time your adult books (Smart Women, Summer Sisters, etc..)and every time I read them I see something new. Your books are timeless. I laugh, I cry, I miss the characters so much when I am done with the book. I was so excited to see that you have a new book coming out in June 2015! Thank you so much for your work. There will never be another author like you!
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