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Portfolio Prep for Conferences…Finding YOU!

It is that time of year again!  After you review your year, (see last Post) you want to strut a new, confident foot out there into the industry! And just in time, there is the SCBWI NYC Mid Winter Conference…just waiting … Continue reading

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It is all about the giving….

Burris Betz Chan Fields Hatam Henninger Kennedy McLeod Von Kitzing Wolff Yan WE GIVE THANKS FOR OUR “CAT” ARTISTS, AND ARTISTS OF ALL SORTS EVERYWHERE EVERY DAY…. they give all us the gift of SIGHT ! …helping us SEE what … Continue reading

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‘Catch a Kiss’ -sent from Kirkus for McLeod !…

There is much talk these days about diversity and the need for more stories to include the mix of characters that is todays reality.  We’ve noticed several Kirkus reviews lately actually mentioning “the little white girl” as description in their reviews which has … Continue reading

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“Little Bitty” CB Review / Barton interview!

 from Children’s Book Review blog Patrice Barton’s artistic talents were discovered at age three when she was found creating a mural on the wall of her dining room with a pastry brush and a can of Crisco. She earned a … Continue reading

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LAUNCH DAY ! for Little Butterfly!

LITTLE BUTTERFLY   TODAY’S THE DAY!! Little Butterfly, written and illustrated by our own LAURA LOGAN hits the shelves!! It is an absolutely beautiful book, with an important message; one for the “keeper” section of your bookshelves. Thanks to Balzer … Continue reading

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“Outside In” brings Kirkus Star for BARTON!

 BRINGING THE OUTSIDE IN by Mary McKenna Siddals and illustrated by our own PATRICE BARTON!!!  congratulations on the STAR all!!!!! KIRKUS REVIEW Four children of diverse ethnicity—and one small dog—cavort through the seasons, backgrounded by rhythmic verses and a simple … Continue reading

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