Monday, January 27, 2014

And the Winner is...

I'm sure every kid lit author and illustrator is posting this so I'll be brief. Here is a link to the 2014 ALA Winners:


Wednesday, January 22, 2014


In my relentless* quest to bring you publishers that accept unsolicited manuscripts, I present: Owlkids. Their website explains: "Owlkids Books is currently looking for graphic novels, activity, non-fiction, and picture book manuscripts." This is a Canadian publisher. For more, visit:

*Relentless in the way that I'd rather do this than fold laundry

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Well Hello There

I had a nice surprise arrive in the mail yesterday: 
Author copies of my latest poem / publication. 
Of course now my daughter wants a puppy...