I firmly believe that picture books are for everyone. In my work as a marriage and family therapist I utilize bibliotherapy (the use of books
Grace Lin may not know it yet, but she can heal a tortured heart. This is a power that the best creators of books for
As we start this new year 2017 of writing and illustrating books, consider all the children of this earth. Universal themes underlie the best stories
I didn’t expect to read about being creative over my holiday vacation week. I expected to BE creative, to do some writing during a family
Top Ten Reads in 2016
Recently I traveled almost the length of Cuba on a people to people, educational tour, something only possible recently because I am an American.
If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that. -Stephen King Stephen King is right.
I don’t know how you guys have been in the last couple weeks, but I’ve been feeling confused and a bit lost. Half the time
We all know a book that touched our life, that made us cry or laugh out loud. I know I’m preaching to the choir here.
Kid Crazy and the Kilowatt King brings energy into the picture book world with vivid words and illustrations.
One child at a time, or sometimes en masse, Rick Riordan uses his superstar power to transform kids into readers. In a previous article titled
My vintage-book collection expanded this summer with two picture books published within two years of each other. One is fiction, the other nonfiction, and both
Henry Herz writes picture books with his sons. I love how he works with his kids to create beautiful books. We especially adore one of
Look at a picture of Rick Riordan. You can see his quirky sense of humor in those eyes. Although he might feel like he lives