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April 19, 2019

Hello, and Happy Friday! It's Good Friday, which I guess means I should be talking about something Good Friday-ish, but you know what?

I just don't produce that kind of content.

Instead, for today's Cover Collection post, I'm going to talk about a cover that is simple, b...

April 11, 2019

Welcome to Cover Collection, my (mostly) weekly series about book covers that I love, and why I love them. Since I missed last week because my planned blog posts got derailed by my NCTE news (YAAAAY NCTE!), I'm going to post TWO cover posts this week! And since April i...

April 8, 2019

It’s National Library Week, and what better way to recognize the hard work that librarians do with a giveaway just for them?

So if you’re a librarian, head on over to the New In Nineteen blog to enter. We’ve got 20 books, split into four bundles, which means FOUR PRIZES...

April 5, 2019

The Toronto Public Library blogged about SMALL WORLD in their New and Notable Picture Books blog! I’m so delighted to see this book mentioned alongside books like BLOOM BOOM, by April Pulley Sayre, MY HAPPY YEAR, by Paul Meisel, and others. It’s wonderful to see librar...

April 1, 2019

I am SO EXCITED to be participating on a panel about reversing Nature Deficit Disorder and Raising Environmentalists through Literary Inquiry with a group of brilliant book creators: Liz Garton Scanlon (author of: ALL THE WORLD; KATE, WHO TAMED THE WIND; and the upcomi...

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