Books on my front doorstep

This afternoon, I got home after a fun day with fourth graders. . . Arrived: Two big boxes. Inside: I am thrilled with the bright illustrations by Mary Grace Corpus.  I am pleased as punch with the quality of the printing, and the generous size of the book!  Hooray!  Hip, hip, hooray! If you want…

Become an Enchanted Reader!

We’re just one week into the Enchanted Readers project, and already we have readers from Montana, Washington, Indiana, and Montana! Wherever you live, whoever you are, there’s a perfect book just for you. . .or two, or three, or a whole library of books!  Enchantment is just one page-turn away! If you like to fall into a…

READING BEAUTY–coming in February!

Reading Beauty from Pelican Press has a release date: February 2018! What a wonderful feeling, to know my book is at the printers as we speak!  I love how the illustrator, Mary Grace Corpus, has brought this fairytale twist to life! I’m just now beginning to plan readings, library and bookstore visits, and workshops.  If you…