Category: non-fiction

Watch out world. #Kidlit author Lori Degman Writes LIKE A GIRL!

Yes, you read that right: #kidlit author and rhymer Lori Degman writes LIKE A GIRL. (Literally and figuratively.) In fact, she has TWO new picture books. “A chipper, colorful celebration of the limitless possibilities for what, where, and when one can read.” —Publishers Weekly “As an introduction to women’s power and possibilities, this choice rises… Read more »

3 NEW Picture Book Pairings

These picture book pairings are for busy PreK-2 Teachers and Librarians: I’m sure you’ll agree that pairing picture books on a similar topic is a fabulous way to introduce new genres to students. With the school year winding down, and your summer book lists growing, here are three pairings of new and upcoming picture books… Read more »

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 17

Our final #tbt Show & Tell is from Nancy Castaldo. This adorable kindergartner grew up to be an educator, SCBWI Regional Advisor, and #kidlit author of nonfiction books for children, including TWO 2017 releases: SNIFFER DOGS: How Dogs (and Their Noses) Save the World (HMH Books for Young Readers) “An exemplary presentation of information in… Read more »

K is for Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 7

  Welcome to Show and Tell, where your fan favorites and #kidlit authors & illustrators share their kindergarten pictures and a kinder memory each #tbt. These adorable Kinder kids grew up to be…..   the amazing author/illustrator team behind this gorgeous May 2017 release: MAYA LIN: ARTIST-ARCHITECT OF LIGHT AND LINES ~a Christy Ottaviano Book… Read more »

K is for Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 6

Welcome back to K IS FOR KINDERGARTEN Show and Tell–where #kidlit authors & illustrators and fan favorites share their kindergarten pictures and a kinder memory each #tbt. Today’s kinder grew up to be award-winning author Patricia Newman. Newman writes in many genres, including these fascinating non-fiction titles published by Millbrook Press/ Lerner: PLASTIC AHOY, SEA… Read more »