While a lot of schools are winding down, DRAGON SCHOOL has just begun! I’m excited to welcome Helen Wu 吴卉婷 back to the blog to talk about her latest book, LONG GOES TO DRAGON SCHOOL, with art by NYT Bestselling illustrator Mae Besom (YeeHoo Press). And there’s a #Giveaway! You may remember Helen’s debut picture… Read more »
5 Qs with #GreenPB23 author Marsha Diane Arnold = Happy Book Birthday ONE SMALL THING!
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 »
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 »
8 Qs with Two PB Authors = Happy (belated) #BookBirthday to Travel Guide for Monsters PART DEUX: A Canadian Adventure
I’m excited to talk to Lori Degman & Jocelyn Watkinson about their NEW picture book, Travel Guide for Monsters, Part Deux –a Canadian Adventure (Sleeping Bear / Illus. Marcus Cutler) which released April 15th! Did we say PART DEUX? A giggly geography lesson for trip planners and daydreamers.” — Kirkus Reviews And now it’s… 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 »