Today we chat with author Marsha Diane Arnold and celebrate the #BookBirthday of her wonderful book, ONE SMALL THING (Illus. Laura Watkins, Beaming Books) ! About the Book After Raccoon’s home burns down in a lightning storm, his friends don’t know what they can do to help. Squirrel, Beaver, Mouse, Badger, and Rabbit all go… Read more »
Category: Writing and Publishing Q & A
8 Qs in the trees with 2 #GreenPB23 authors, Roxanne Troup + Rina Singh = Happy (belated) Book Birthdays
Today we welcome Rina Singh and Roxanne Troup to the blog for a belated Book Birthday celebration. I paired the authors of these beautiful #GreenPB2023 books because, together, they share two different stories of the importance and care of the trees that give our world so much. “An inspiring true story of an environmental activist… Read more »
9 Questions + TWO #Birthday Picture Books = a Double #BookBirthday Celebration on National Library Workers Day + National School Bus Drivers’ Day + National Zucchini Bread Day!
Today we’re celebrating TWO #BookBirthdays for TWO #Birthday picture books! What? EVERY DAY’S A HOLIDAY: Winnie’s Birthday Countdown by Stef Wade, Illus. by Husna Aghniya (Running Press Kids) follows Winnie, who can’t wait for her next birthday, as she counts down the days by celebrating other special days throughout the year. “A great read-aloud picture… Read more »
Meet the GreenPB23 author/illustrator team behind LIGHT SPEAKS = Happy #BookBirthday!
I’m very excited to celebrate this gorgeous GreenPB23 picture book, LIGHT SPEAKS, written by Christine Layton, and illustrated by Luciana Navarro Powell (Tilbury House). But don’t take my word for it: Boy, do we have Questions! Meet the Author Q 1. Welcome to the blog, Christine. What was the inspiration for LIGHT SPEAKS? CL: Thank… Read more »
Happy #BookBirthday to My Dog Is *NOT* A Scientist = 7 Qs with debut author Betsy Ellor
Congratulations to Betsy Ellor on her debut picture book, My Dog Is NOT a Scientist! (Illus. Luisa Vera / YeeHoo Press) which releases next week! Winning the science fair would be easy if it wasn’t for Renzo. This playful dog turns the scientific method on its ear ruining Yara’s experiments. Or are they ruined? With… Read more »