SPRING FLING 2021 KIDLIT CONTEST

SPRING FLING 2021 KIDLIT CONTEST

DO NOT CATCH A LEPRECHAUN By Jamie Bills BEFORE St. Patrick’s Day, my teacher said, “You should make a leprechaun trap.”   BEFORE St. Patrick’s Day, I thought it was a good idea.   I wish I could go back to BEFORE.   BEFORE I made the trap.   BEFORE I caught a...
Hair Picture Books

Hair Picture Books

Why Hair Books? Great question! I have two reasons. Reason #1 The new book, HAIR TWINS, by Raakhee Mirchandani, illustrated by Holly Hatam, will be released in less than two months!! I am really excited! (Coming out May 4th. Available for Pre-Order) Reason #2 I think...
Storystorm 2021 Grand Prize Winner!

Storystorm 2021 Grand Prize Winner!

(REPOST from www.taralazar.com) February 9, 2021 in Literary Agents, Storystorm 2021 And now…the drumroll please… These are the Grand Prize Winners and the agents with whom they’ve been paired! They’ll receive feedback on their best 5 story ideas, helping them to...
Polar Bear Books

Polar Bear Books

January 1st is Polar Bear Plunge Day. Nope, I didn’t take a polar plunge (brrrr), but I did check out a pile of books about Polar Bears from the library. It turned out to be a JACKPOT of good books. I want to pass on my top picks: POLAR OPPOSITES by Erik Brooks...