Thanks to Connie, the proprietor at Mrs. Figs’ Bookworm for the great book signing today! If you haven’t checked out her delightful bookstore in Camarillo, please do so and don’t forget to ask for your copy of… 10 more words
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Welcome to the Cover Wars, where we consider books based on their covers! This week’s Cover Wars revolves around picturebooks with cheerful covers (at least, according to Janet)… As always, we look forward to hearing your opinions on the covers. 644 more words
In light of this week’s international airline tragedy, I am drawn to the power of literacy. In this case, picture books. As a past elementary teacher and mother of three young children, I have many times relied on literacy to help children make sense of world happenings. 168 more words
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Most of us do not Write or Draw to get rich.
We write and rewrite draw and redraw.
We question everything we do. 306 more words
I grew up in a two-bedroom city apartment and always dreamt of having a spacious home with stairs and a yard. That dream didn’t really come true well into my adulthood, and while growing up in a big city has its perks, every apartment kid, like me, can very much sympathize with the story of… 137 more words