Tag Archives: children’s Books

surprise publicity punch!

I just happened on this book magazine at our Fairfield Main Public Library yesterday.  Maybe it’s everywhere and always been, but I hadn’t seen it.  And what should the section for children’s books hold for me but a wonderful surprise … Continue reading

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BOOK CLASS FOR ILLUSTRATORS….

I am most pleased to spread the word about what promises to be a wonderful semester class called CREATING THE PICTURE BOOK!  Author/illustrator Steve Henry and long time editor Barbara Lalicki have developed a course for Pratt that will help … Continue reading

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Launch for HELLO SCHOOL!

I know ….it’s summer and not school time!  But it will be very soon, and if you have a new child and/or a new school this book will be a BIG HIT! Our own Priscilla Burris has written and illustrated … Continue reading

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the BEST MOMENTS

if pictures tell stories better than words…..this photo tells it all!   WHY WE DO WHAT WE DO!  This is Priscilla Burris opening her first box of books of HELLO SCHOOL the first picture book she has totally written and … Continue reading

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Bob Staake retreat…from Dave Szalay!

A peaceful fun sketch done recently by our artist Dave Szalay of the Norman Rockwell Home and studio in Burlington VT while he was attending a very special Bob Staake retreat: The Art and World of The Children’s Picture Book. … Continue reading

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Natsumi is a star!

It was such fun to get and open my advance copy of NATSUMI… from Susan Kochan Putnam recently!  Written by Susan Lendroth and illustrated by our very own CAT artist PRISCILLA BURRIS it officially comes out in March, but it has already … Continue reading

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BIG START TO A NEW YEAR!….

HAPPY 2018 everyone!  I’m writing this while being snow bound in CT by a whipping Nor’Easter blizzard today that has hit most of the East Coast! …it does have a way of stopping us in our tracks!  But it’s a … Continue reading

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