Sunday, December 29, 2019
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Friday, September 27, 2019
There are so many books that touch the heart. Here are a couple of my current favorites.
In Drawn Together by Minh Le a grandson finds a way to connect with his grandfather.
Iver and Ellsworth is a sweet friendship story by Casey Robinson
This beautifully done story is a great one to share with anyone dealing with dementia in their family. Have your tissues handy for The Remember Balloons by Jessie Oliveros
Friday, September 20, 2019
I've been reading and reading and reading. Here are some 2019 favorites (so far) for voice...
We are Grateful Otsaliheliga, by Traci Sorell is a look at gratefulness through the seasons.
Lesa Cline-Ransome has written such a lyrical, unconventional biography in Before She was Harriet.
Friday, September 13, 2019
In meta-fiction, the book talks about itself. There are many wonderfully funny picture books being published that use meta-fiction well.
In Blue Chicken by Deborah Freedman we see what happens when a well-meaning chicken runs amok in an illustrator's workspace.
Jonathan Bentley, the reader helps search for a very visible bear.
Time to stray off the beaten path and recharge! I can't wait!!
I am revising and organizing my ideas as I anticipate heading to the New England SCBWI Encore conference. I am looking forward to getting so...
He has been wearing the cone of shame and watching me work for days. The least I could do was include him here.