Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz

winograd-hirtzMarcy Winograd, a former congressional peace candidate and current community organizer, teaches English to special education students at a public high school in Los Angeles. In Marcy's class, students tell their life stories in poetry and debate animal testing and other charged issues in persuasive essays.

Jackie Hirtz, M.S. Ed., a former elementary school teacher, is a writer and writing coach. She discovered the power of the written word when she first began writing poetry at age nine, thanks to her wonderful grandmother Martha who gave her all the encouragement in the world.

New Girl on Salt Flat Road

New Girl on Salt Flat Road

Tween novel star Lola Zola is back. . . and this time the New Girl on Salt Flat Road rocks her world. by Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz The sequel to the tween novel Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush from Brown Girls Publishing debuts May 21, 2015 n Brown Girls Publishing’s latest tween novel by educators Marcy […]

Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush

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Self-assured, goal oriented, eleven year-old Lola Zola tries to support her laid-off parents and her tuxedo cat Bowzer by going into business selling “magical” lemonade rumored to zap wrinkles and promote world peace.