Hey – here’s a real life GirlMogul – the 2012 US Olympic Women’s Gymnastic team has a five “teenagers” competing. So meet just one of them McKayla Maroney – who’s known since she was kid she was meant to fly through the air. You can read more about here here: http://www.j-14.com/2012/07/2012-summer-olympics-spotlight-gymnast-mckayla-maroney.html
It’s Olympic fever starting tonight (NBC 8 PM EST) and while it would be cool to be in London watching, we know most of us won’t get that chance – wah-wah….so for the next best thing check out this cool interview on J-14 with Jordyn Wieber of Team USA….she talks about what’s like to be an Olympic athlete at only 17 years old, her partnership with Kelloggs and how just like the rest of us, she loves One Direction.
So check out the whole interview on J-14 here: http://www.j-14.com/2012/07/j-14-exclusive-olympic-gymnast-jordyn-wieber-talks-being-part-of-team-usa-and-one-direction.html
NPR is running a poll allowing readers to vote for their favorite YA books – you can vote for up to 10! Of course Harry Potter and Twilight are on the list, but so are some classics like a Wrinkle in Time and the Lord of the Rings…So vote now…and tell us who you picked….
Vote for best YA books here