April 29, 2011

Kids are starting to prepare to head off to kindergarten so over the next few months, I’ll be posting a bunch of coloring pages and activities to go along with that big event. Such an exciting time! What do you do in kindergarten?   Click here for Angel Policy

April 26, 2011

Before I tell you about this week’s “contest,” let’s see who won last week!   Thanks to our winner (whose name is in the video, which you’ll have to watch to find out if you won hahaha!) for this great chicken picture! Week #2: The Audience Participation Sweepstakes! The prizes: A signed copy of the…

April 24, 2011

This is also available now on my Freebie page, but just so’s you know, I’ve added this reproducible coloring page to go along with Little Chicken’s Big Day! Click it to download. Just add crayons and enjoy!  

April 19, 2011

Little Chicken’s Big Day Release Sweepstakes! Help celebrate the arrival of our little hatchling with… Week 1: The Book Trailer Word of Mouth Sweepstakes From April 19 through May 17, I’ll be running one sweepstakes per week. (If you’re on my mailing list, I’ll send you a note each week filling you in on the…

Jerry Davis
April 19, 2011

I’m unreasonably excited about today’s podcast because my collaborator on Little Chicken’s Big Day, also known as my husband, Jerry Davis, is my guest! Subscribe for: iPod, iPhone & iTunes / Zune / Android Or click to download   In this episode you will hear us talk about the genesis of the book Iron Giant,…

Chick with a Hat
April 12, 2011

To celebrate today, the debut of dunt da daaaa … the book trailer for Little Chicken’s Big Day, I’m posting other videos I love too. But first, our own Little Chicken. Once again I am invoking the name of Darcy Pattison, who has not only helped by advising me on when to upload my video…

April 1, 2011

I doubt this could get any cuter! A bookseller sent this to my private email after showing her little girl the F&G (the unbound copy) of our upcoming book, Little Chicken’s Big Day. Check out the progression of her expressions! She studiously examines the cover… … gets really excited and then … … actually pets…

March 16, 2011

Donna Jo Napoli talks about her writing workshop in Tuscany – sign up now! You don’t want to miss out! Plus a Betsy Bird review of Floating Islands Subscribe for iPod/iPhone at iTunes Subscribe for Zune NEW! Subscribe for Android To directly download this episode click here Show Notes: The article written by MJ Auch…