Friday, January 20, 2017
Saturday, January 14, 2017
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Ta da! Here is the cover reveal for Jess Keating's fabulous new book, Shark Lady.
As a born and raised Floridian, this book has me eighty kinds of excited. A SHARK book! For GIRLS! And boys too - obviously - but still my daughters are going to eat this up.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Attention all teacher and media specialist friends! Barnes and Noble is offering (even more) discounts to educators on Jan 7-15th. All you need is your educators card (or a school ID).
Learn more here:
And thank you for all you do for us and your students! :)
Sunday, January 1, 2017
What's the best way to kick off 2017? By joining #storystorm17 OBVIOUSLY. There is still time to sign up, so bust out your pencils and rain boots (just kidding, you don't need rain boots), and let's get writing!
* Storystorm is the new and improved PiBoIdMo, which used to be hosted every November by Tara Lazar.
** Tara Lazar is the kidlit blogger extraordinaire behind www.taralazar.com, and author of fabulous books such as Little Red Gliding Hood and Normal Norman
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Hello fellow PB readers and writers. I am excited to announce that Alison Goldberg has just revealed the cover for her debut picture book, I LOVE YOU FOR MILES AND MILES. Check it out, along with her fabulous interview!
Thursday, December 1, 2016
I want to give an extra special shout out to MANATEE ACADEMY and the amazing Debbie Remington! Thank you for letting me visit with your students. I had a blast presenting about writing, reading and of course, monkeys!
(Not pictured is my phone, which was blowing up with texts because my four year old daughter had jammed a bead up her nose at school and they could not get it out.**)