Hi Wonderful Friends, I have some amazing, shocking, and wonderful news. I entered into a contest called Picture Book Party put on by Mindy Alyse Weiss and Michelle Hauck. Here's how it works: Mindy, Michelle, and colleague Sharon allowed picture book writers to email queries and the first 50 words of their stories to them. They … Continue reading PBParty!
About Pragya Tomar: Pragya is a self-published author who just debuted her first picture book recently entitled Babu and Bina at the Ghost Party. I was lucky enough to be part of this story's evolution, and I've ADORED it from the start. It's an exciting adventure with mishaps, chase scenes, hidden pathways, ghosts (friendly of … Continue reading Interview and GIVEAWAY with Author Pragya Tomar
If you'd like to be entered in the drawing for a SIGNED copy of FOUR OTTERS TOBOGGAN: AN ANIMAL COUNTING BOOK coming out in April, make sure to comment on this blog post and for extra entries, retweet the following tweet: https://twitter.com/KaitlynLeann17/status/1095291780772155401?s=09 Here's a bit about Vivian: Vivian in her world Writer for children—reader forever…that’s … Continue reading Interview and Picture Book Giveaway with Vivian Kirkfield
Bio: Ruth Spiro is a freelance writer and author of the Baby Loves Science collection, which now includes 8 powerful board books that take complex STEM ideas and makes them baby-friendly. For the giveaway, make sure to comment below and follow this blog for your chance to win a signed copy of QUARKS! the first … Continue reading Author Interview with Ruth Spiro and GIVEAWAY!
Two chances to win a signed copy of 100 Bugs! by Kate Narita, illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman: 1. Follow this blog and comment below. 2. Retweet this post and follow Kate @KateNarita and me @KaitlynLeann17. Enter by 11-23-18 at 11:59pm West Coast time! (US addresses only) Haven't heard about 100 Bugs! yet? Here's a little … Continue reading Picture Book Review of 100 Bugs! and Interview with Author Kate Narita and GIVEAWAY!
Here's my last Halloween story for Susanna Hill's Halloweensie competition. If you didn't get to the first post, the rules are: Create a Halloween story for kids twelve and under that is less than 100 words AND must include the words: howl, cauldron, and shiver (any form of the word will do). THE PICTURE By … Continue reading The Picture
My second submission to the amazing Susanna Hill's Halloweensie competition. If you didn't get to the first post, the rules are: Create a Halloween story for kids twelve and under that is less than 100 words AND must include the words: howl, cauldron, and shiver (any form of the word will do). NEEDED By Kaitlyn … Continue reading Needed
A must buy for all children 0-6. ONE FAMILY by George Shannon is a beautiful, exciting way for children to learn acceptance, cardinality, and logic. The story is absolutely enthralling, each page growing from the last. And the phenomenal imagery from artist Blanca Gómez is so vivid in color and simple, yet intricate, in … Continue reading Book Review: ONE FAMILY