Monthly Archives: August 2012

I LIKE OLD CLOTHES!!!…how about you?

I’m delighted to LAUNCH a wonderful new book from Knopf/RandomHouse illustsrated by Patrice Barton… I LIKE OLD CLOTHES….and originally written by Mary Ann Hoberman many years ago.  It’s just a treasure as the reviews below will confirm.  Patty has been particularly creative … Continue reading

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10 Minute Rule……

Last year during a NYC visit, I was visiting a certain Penguin Group AD (hi! Cecelia)  and she gave me a wonderful HINT about her take on viewing art and artists’ work…and I think it applies to writing too.  It’s … Continue reading

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We are very happy and proud to announce today is the official LAUNCH of HUSH LITTLE MONSTER from CAT artists Melissa Iwai, and her writer husband Denis Markell, and Little Simon (S&S) as publisher!  They’ve done a couple of books together and … Continue reading

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SCBWI National Conference special gifts……

I just had to share this photo of the presentation of two incredible QUILTS that I humbly was a small part of (the ‘black cat napping’ square!) for two special new Mom’s of SCBWI National’s team, Sarah and Chelsea! BIG surprise for them….bet there … Continue reading

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just for fun….

Here’s something interesting to start the day….it works. I borrowed this from Ellen Hopkin’s facebook ….. it is wild!  and I just had to share with creative types everywhere.  😉  enjoy…

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