November 6, 2013

Podcast #156 Share this with your peeps, click here to tweet about it! Announcements It’s PiBoIdMo! I give my gratitude to Tara Lazar for inviting me to be a part of her guest bloggers. Check out the 30 Day Picture Book Inspiration Infographic. She already has an amazing 224 comments on it. It’s Picture Book…

March 16, 2012

Seen at PLA (Public Library Association meeting in PA this week):

January 23, 2012

All day I’ve been thinking, I need to shout this out to the world, I’m so excited! But then I think…should I save it for the podcast? Then I told myself, stop it, you! Say it in both places! So I am! I won the 2011 SLJ Trailee Award! And in this week’s podcast you’ll…

November 30, 2011

Well, it’s the end of the inaugural PBM, at least. We will be back next year! But I’m a bit teary over the end of this lovely month, as I’ve loved how much the public, and the industry, has embraced our effort. I am thrilled at the response and the support we’ve gotten. I want…

November 11, 2011

In which Jerry and I try not to crack up while wearing chicken hats. Yes, I meant to write “crack up.”  

LIttle Chicken Reads a Book
October 18, 2011

Usually, this is Tuesday Tips Day but I’m out of town with my brother who is celebrating a big birthday, so no video for this week. But I do have a treat for you! A Little Chicken’s Big Day fan who also happens to be a new mom asked me if she could create a…

October 11, 2011

Nice way to celebrate my wedding anniversary! Here is the SLJ post:     For weeks you’ve been nominating your favorite videos that promote children’s or teen books. And our panels of judges have reviewed the submissions and narrowed the field to 24 nominees. Now it’s your turn to vote for the first annual School…