January 2014

When kids speak out about ‘Up In The Air’

Over these past few months, it’s been such a rush to read the reviews about Up In The Air posted on amazon and on goodreads. Yet it’s very hard for me to describe what I felt when I heard that two girls had written a book report on Up In The Air for a school Read more

How many words do you really need to tell a story?

Writing a good Picture Book (PB) is an art. It includes the ability to tell a story in a few hundred words, with strong characters, a tight plot, drama and an empowering message for kids; the very elements, in fact, of a ‘novel’. I have tried and fall short of such an accomplishment. However, today Read more