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Giveaway Saturday, March 21, 2015 . . . Blueberry Moon

Hello Friends and Family–

I just wanted to let you know my new picture book, BLUEBERRY MOON, is free today on Amazon.  Here’s the link: 6 more words


Wordless Picture Books In Therapy

Happy Monday!

So, I LOVE incorporating books into my lessons because of the tremendous amount of value they have in facilitating language and articulation during therapy. 298 more words


Review: Max's Math by Kate Banks, Boris Kulikov (Illustrations)

Hardcover, 40 pages
Expected publication: March 10th 2015 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Source: Publisher

The writing: The writing is okay but it’s not the fun, springy kind of writing that I usually associate with picturebooks. 69 more words


Review: Sidewalk Flowers by JonArno Lawson and Sydney Smith (art)

Hardcover, 32 pages
Expected publication: March 17th 2015 by Groundwood Books
Source: Publisher

Sidewalk Flowers follows in the wordless tradition of The Arrival by Shaun Tan by setting forth for the reader a narrative unencumbered by words. 489 more words


A few quotes from Serendipity 2015

Last Saturday, the Vancouver Children’s Literature Roundtable (VCLR) put on the annual Serendipity event. What is Serendipity? Well, basically the VCLR brings in really awesome* authors and/or illustrators and/or editors and/or other people from the children’s book trade world, and they talk about their stories and their work, and answer whatever questions the audience thinks up, and also mingle and chat and be generally nice to their adoring children’s-lit-geeky fans.** 936 more words


Review: Won Ton and Chopstick: A Cat and Dog Tale Told in Haiku by Lee Wardlaw and illustrated by Eugene Yelchin

Hardcover, 40 pages
Expected publication: March 17th 2015 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Source: Raincoast Books

I love how sassy cats are and the first one in this series (?) proved to me that Won Ton is a cat after my own heart. 260 more words