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Twitter but no Tweep

Today’s goal was to make sure I had ErinDealey as my Twitter id before any other Erin Dealey’s aced me out. Are there any others, you ask? I know there’s an Erin (or wait a minute it’s Kat Deeley (So You Think You Can Dance?) but just in case I have name-twins out there, I… Read more »

Buon viaggi!

Yeah, just what I need is another blog(see ) .Blame it on the relatives–currently in Italia,or the writing pals–Lynn Hazen and Susan Taylor Brownwho have us all a-twitter about online presence.( will tell you moreabout my books and author visits.) Mainly it’s my urge to comment and connectto other bloggers, writers, and readers(ok and… Read more »

Yes, Virginia…

  I've had the pleasure of hanging out with librarians and reading teachers lately, at the California School Library Association conference SCHOOL LIBRARIES MAKE CONNECTIONS in Sacramento and last night at the Sacramento Area Reading Association's Mad Hatter's Tea Party. People who love words as much as I do. Who share their love of books with young readers everywhere…. Read more »

Happy I Love to READ month

February already??? Well, it’s certainly been a while since my last entry…What have I been doing you ask? Celebrating SLJ’s selection of Little Bo Peep Can’t Get to Sleep as a REMARKABLE READ (SEPT. 07). Yay !!!! SCHOOL VISITS! (Which I love, Love, LOVE!) Many, many thanks to the students and staff at Paradise Valley Elementary (Morgan… Read more »

Fall into books!

Fall weather makes me want to curl up with a good book! And judging from the armloads of books kids at Barnes & Noble (Roseville CA) were toting this past weekend, I’m not the only one. Little Bo Peep and Goldie Locks and I saw some old friends–like my writing pal Ann Martin Bowler (far… Read more »