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Five Word Friday

Today’s five words are about being sick. Sort of… Not really…

Cone – I have been wearing the cone of shame for a week.

I wasn’t really sick, but I had some allergies and couldn’t stop biting and scratching my tummy. 161 more words

Children's Literature

Get Well Soon

By: Vina Vo

For Adam

I wish upon the stars
And I wish upon the moon
That you my dear friend
Will quickly get well soon… 100 more words


A Closer Look at the Book: The Cows Came Running and the Horses Did Too!

I’ll be sharing a closer look at all my books over the next couple of weeks, as I prepare for the Kansas Book Festival in Topeka, Kansas. 165 more words

Winner! Readers' Favorite Award!

A Brand New Day, by self-published author A.S. Chung, has won a bronze award for the category of Children’s Concept books in the 2015 Readers’ Favorite Award contest! 213 more words


Flashback Fridays: Are you Nobody too? . . .

You’re the only poor scholarship girl at a fancy uptown girl’s school.  You’re bullied and picked on and friendless, until the unusual new girl decides to pursue a friendship with you.   549 more words

General Posts

Illustrator Interview: Stephen Macquignon

Stephen Macquignon has illustrated eleven picture books. The first one he worked on was Angeline Jellybean published in 2008 by 4RV Publishing and a chapter book called The Art of Science. 616 more words


Renegades of Diversity

My lovely Hamline MFAC classmates have started a website called Renegades of Diversity. In it, we will be reviewing children’s books that are diverse, and we mean diverse in every sense of the word. 573 more words