Picture Book Themed Table Settings

I attended an Author’s Tea event this weekend.  Imagine my surprise when I walked in to find an ARCTIC WHITE table setting decked out with polar bears, snowflakes, and winter treats!  A big thank you goes out to Mrs. Bange of AAUW of Lodi, CA for creating this special table! Seeing this table had me…… Continue reading Picture Book Themed Table Settings

Favorite Children’s Books of 2016

I am thrilled to join a group of amazing authors, illustrators, and bloggers as we each discuss our all-time favorite children’s book of 2016 (so far).   My pick is (drumroll please) Six Dots: A Story of Young Louis Braille. Simply follow the links at the bottom of this post to see the remaining favorite picks…… Continue reading Favorite Children’s Books of 2016

Halloween Picture Book Playlist by Anika Denise

Vroom Vroom… Children’s book author, Anika Denise, is making a pit stop at Picture Book Playlist today on her MONSTER TRUCKS blog tour to offer up her mixtape of Halloween picture books for ghouls and boys.   Boo! Haiku by Deanna Caswell and Bob Shea August 2016, Abrams. Ages 3-5 This new hit from the winning…… Continue reading Halloween Picture Book Playlist by Anika Denise