Children's books

GUEST POST: Author Laura Sassi with The Power of Setting in Picture Books

I have a special treat for you today! Author Laura Sassi is joining us to share her insights on SETTING in picture books! Laura is the author of the delightful GOODNIGHT, MANGER, GOODNIGHT, ARK, DIVA DELORES AND THE OPERA HOUSE MOUSE and the forthcoming, LOVE IS KIND each with just the right setting to make…… Continue reading GUEST POST: Author Laura Sassi with The Power of Setting in Picture Books

Children's books

School’s First Day of School

School’s First Day of School by Adam Rex / illustrated by Christian Robinson Roaring Brook Press – A Neal Porter Book June 2016   Summary It’s the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary and everyone’s just a little bit nervous, especially the school.  What will the children do once they come? Will they like the…… Continue reading School’s First Day of School