Tag Archives: Caldecott Medal

Perfect Picture Book Friday/Starry Messenger

Hi Friends! Here is my gift to you. Are you searching for the reason why you write? Or are you a writer or an author? Check out this link from Tara Lazar. http://donasdays.blogspot.com/2013/01/writerlywisdomtips.html One that Donna hosted. http://mddewvscbwi.org/ about T … Continue reading

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Perfect Picture Book Friday/ Keats’s Neighborhood

Hi Friends! So good to see you! I must say! I’m bleary eyed and tired after a wonderful week with my sister from Texas. Yes, the kindergarten teacher sister I talked about when writing “Annie’s Special Day”, and the sister … Continue reading

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Perfect Picture Book Friday/ The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses

Hi Friends! OK, this is going to be short. My sister is visiting from out-of-state and I am talking about my publishing journey tonight at First Friday for Bethesda Writers Center at Leesburg. Yes, I’m nervous. In addition to her … Continue reading

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Perfect Picture Book Friday/ Owl Moon

Title: Owl Moon Written by:  Jane Yolen Illustrated by: John Schoenherr Published by: Philomel Books, 1987, fiction Appropriate for: Elementary age Theme: Owls, Fathers and Daughters From the Jacket: Late one winter night a  little girl and her father go … Continue reading

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Illustrator/Writer Chris Van Allsburg

I just read five Chris Van Allsburg children’s books. I had read that he was a Caldecott Medal winner and asked the library to hold the books in the system for me. Although I didn’t read the ones that had … Continue reading

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