Interview with debut picture book author, NoNieqa Ramos.
There is a surprising range of tools available for you when constructing a memorable, even classic, picture book. Some are obvious: You will want the
A wealth of online offerings for April and early May–find one for you!
Events, classes, contests for Middle Grade and Young Adult writers for April, 2021
In My Mosque is equal parts stunning art and beautiful, important text. It shares with the reader the joys and traditions found in mosques around the world and showcases the friendship and community found inside.
I just finished directing a Playwrights Festival with my middle school students. Since we can’t perform live in person this year, we decided to do
How cow-razy is it that I have two cow books releasing within 6 months of each other? In celebration of Cow Says Meow’s book birthday,
Julie Rowan-Zoch has perfected the combination of humor and facts with her author/illustrator debut, I’m a Hare, So There!
Always fun to receive brand new picture books in the mail for review purposes. What I love best about this particular group of beautiful books
Note: Candlewick Press sent me a review copy of this book. There is an art to writing a picture book. Rachel Stubbs paints and writes.
Happy Spring! Or Happy Autumn for our Southern Hemisphere readers. March is a busy month for kidlit challenges, contests, and courses, and there are even
As a fourth grade teacher, I am always on the hunt for new picture book biographies that my students will love. When I heard about
I’m so excited to interview Susan Kusel about her debut picture book, The Passover Guest.
Welcome back for another roundup of online opportunities for picture book writers and illustrators. Two quick things: Having trouble subscribing by email? Send a message
Making sense of words, meaning, worlds, characters, and structures is what we do when we write. Whether fiction or nonfiction, we are called to research every element to enable the best reader-experience.
Events, classes, contests for picture book writers and illustrators for January, 2021