Tag Archives: picture books

Real Rockwell Christmas!

Being newly back in CT this year and season, we were looking for new seasonal traditions (missing the Illumination fireworks in CW, and Chapel Choir in Wmsbrg VA!).  What better place to experience an old fashioned Christmas than on ‘Christmas … Continue reading

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GRANDMA’S TINY HOUSE =best book!

We are EVER so proud to brag!  This SO fun counting book published by Charlesbridge, illustrated by our own amazing Priscilla Burris, and written by JaNay Brown-Wood, has been honored again!  please take a look at the site!  and the book! … Continue reading

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PIZZA DAY! Launch…..

our Melissa Iwai is so so excited to share that PIZZA DAY, companion to SOUP DAY from 2010, and published by Christy Ottaviano/Holt is BORN TODAY!!!  It’s just marvelous for kids and folks hoping to build healthy eating, food aware … Continue reading

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reading moments…..

IT’S SEPT!  School is in session and BOOKS are on kids and adult minds!  happily…. This is an image of our CT grands (and agency ‘research assistants’) in their new ‘sleepover bed’ (which was my father’s!) at our new place … Continue reading

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take care of your ‘tools’

This happy photo of my youngest grandkids (and our agency ‘research assistants!’) reading together, yet totally engrossed in their ‘literary worlds,’ just pleases me SO much!  Isn’t that why we all of the children’s market do what we do? I … Continue reading

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BUNNY BUS BIRTHDAY!!!

SO excited to exclaim about the launch day for Lesley Withrow’s BUNNY BUS from Farrar, Straus and Giroux for $16.99   This is a HAPPY ENDING story for illustrators!  The initial image of the BUNNY BUS (see below) was done … Continue reading

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Cat Nips: Simon Kaplan’s Pic Bk hints!

well worth a close read and copy….. thanks Simon for this check list!!!…… “READ ME,” WHISPERED THE MANUSCRIPT TO THE EDITOR: Formatting your manuscript for maximum visibility written by Simon Kaplan from Picture Book People Newsletter Years ago, when I … Continue reading

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