Unpacking the POWER of Picture Books
Feature Books: MLKJr.
Some Caldecott Links
Graphic Novels, Comics, and Hybrids
Activities with Picture Books (Emotions)
Math Picture Books
May 20, 2017
Du Iz Tak? Illustrations make all the Difference!
Candlewick Press, 2016 Whether you are new to this blog or a regular reader, the title of my blog should make it obvious that I value p...
May 19, 2017
OVER in the WETLANDS: A Hurricane on the Bayou Story
I became a fan of the work of Caroline Starr Rose after reading her verse-novel, May B. soon after its release in 2012. Since then I...
May 13, 2017
Pets and Poetry: A Perfect Partnership in Picture Books!
April, already several weeks in the rearview-mirror as I write this, is POETRY MONTH, and yet poetry picture books are priceless all year lo...
May 2, 2017
Prudence the Cow Is Not Cowed by the Herd!
Cows are, by definition, herd animals. Conventionally, they are also considered docile. Even, dare I say, boring? Cows, one would presume, ...
Apr 30, 2017
Poetry Month Ends... But Poetry Lingers On.
Just in case you've missed the news, APRIL is NATIONAL POETRY MONTH , for all ages. So, now that April 30 has arrived, this will conclud...
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