I’m so excited to share today’s book with you! I get the honor of starting off the blog tour, as well as interviewing both the author and the illustrator (who both had fantastic answers you won’t want to miss!).
And the winner of the ARC of “Pedro’s Pan is …
Welcome to the very first blog and the very first Simply 7 interview of 2019. I’m as proud and excited about today’s interview as if I wrote or illustrated the book myself. Why?
I’ve always been one to gaze at the stars. I find them endlessly fascinating and could spend hours doing so. As long as it’s not freezing cold like it can be in winter here in Alaska when it’s the best time to go star gazing in Anchorage (because it’s ACTUALLY dark unlike summer). So naturally, […]
This October I was able to make another trip to Highlights for a poetry workshop. It was WONDERFUL! I wrote a ton of poems, was inspired every single day, and a bond was forged with MANY new friends. I don’t think I could’ve predicted that. Not to this extent. So it was that I met […]
It’s not quite Christmas time yet, but as we near the holidays I’m always on the lookout for a new Christmas book that captures my attention (and isn’t just trying to be commercial). Today’s Simply 7 is about a VERY cute Christmas book that I just had to share.
Today’s interview is intriguing. Here is a picture book that could stand alone as a story, and maybe even have something to say about accepting others or dealing with change. Yet there is also a subtle educational chord that is being played in the background of this musical story. This is how you write a […]