I am on a Podcast! How fun is this?

I am on a Podcast! How fun is this?

In March I was approached by Michael John Sullivan to do an interview for his podcast channel: Magical Books for Kids Podcast Host Michael John Sullivan interviews beloved children’s book authors who sometimes read from their favorite childhood books. This podcast is...
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...
How Do I Choose What Books to Spotlight on Instagram?

How Do I Choose What Books to Spotlight on Instagram?

I have been asked MANY times how I decide what books to spotlight on Instagram. I am happy to share…just promise you won’t think I am completely crazy OR nerdy by the time I am done with this post. 🙂 It all starts with The Binder Yes, if you read my...
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...
Christmas Story and Activity Box

Christmas Story and Activity Box

Let me introduce you to my box. About 10 years ago I decided to organize our Christmas season nightly activities. I gathered our Christmas stories and activities and made a plan of when we would read those stories and do those activities. What I REALLY wanted, was an...