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Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 13

It’s kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell again, so get ready, friends because this week’s #kidlit author is a duck? Wait–no, no, no– We’ll get to the ducks later. First let’s meet Josh Funk, who writes FUN rhymed picture books like DEAR DRAGON, Viking Books for Young Readers, with illustrations by Rodolfo Montalvo: “Montalvo’s visual irony… Read more »

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 12

Today’s #tbt Show and Tell is from Joseph Cowman,  the kindergartner who grew up to illustrate K IS FOR KINDERGARTEN (Sleeping Bear Press– on shelves now–YAYYY!)   This little guy didn’t think he would be an illustrator some day. Joseph says he loved building things as a kid, “all kinds of different contraptions out of… Read more »

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 10

Who’s getting excited for Kindergarten? Me, me, me! And I can’t wait for you to meet my author pal, Jim Averbeck, on this week’s #tbt Show and Tell. Look at this cute kid who grew up to be the handsome and talented author of amazing #kidlit books like ONE WORD FROM SOPHIA (Atheneum/ Simon &… Read more »

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 9

It’s kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell again, featuring Lori Mortensen, #kidlit author of over 70 books, including: CHICKEN LILY (Henry Holt/ illus. Nina Victor Crittenden) “Nice addition to story times . . . and good for anyone who’s a little chicken.”–Kirkus  COWPOKE CLYDE RIDES THE RANGE (Clarion/ illus. Michael Allen Austin) “Mortensen’s melodic and twangy couplets beg to be… Read more »

K is for Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 4

Welcome to Show and Tell, where your fan favorites and #kidlit authors & illustrators share their kindergarten pictures and a kinder memory each #tbt. This week’s sweet Kinder grew up to be Early Childhood Education professor and picture book author JaNay Brown-Wood.   JaNay is the author of IMANI’S MOON, illustrated by Hazel Mitchell (Charlesbridge). Her… Read more »