Amanda Davis


#RisingStarsinKidLit: Aimee Satterlee

#RisingStarsinKidLit: Aimee Satterlee

Rising Stars in KidLit began as a way to highlight my fellow kidlit creators who are working their tails off to birth their beautiful book babies into the world.  These interviews cast a light on the wonderful work of pre-published or pre-agented authors and author-illustrators who are destined to be stars! For the next several… Read more »


Rising Stars in KidLit: Jasmine Fang

Rising Stars in KidLit: Jasmine Fang

Rising Stars in KidLit began as a way to highlight my fellow kidlit creators who are working their tails off to birth their beautiful book babies into the world.  These interviews cast a light on the wonderful work of pre-published or pre-agented authors and author-illustrators who are destined to be stars! For the next several… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit Spotlight Series: John Bray

#RisingStarsinKidLit Spotlight Series: John Bray

​Rising Stars in KidLit began as a way to highlight my fellow kidlit creators who are working their tails off to birth their beautiful book babies into the world.  These interviews cast a light on the wonderful work of pre-published or pre-agented authors and author-illustrators who are destined to be stars! Today we’re hosting another… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit Spotlight Series: Rebekah Lowell

#RisingStarsinKidLit Spotlight Series: Rebekah Lowell

​Rising Stars in KidLit began as a way to highlight my fellow kidlit creators who are working their tails off to birth their beautiful book babies into the world.  These interviews cast a light on the wonderful work of pre-published or pre-agented authors and author-illustrators who are destined to be stars! Today we’re hosting a… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit Susan Johnston Taylor

#RisingStarsinKidLit Susan Johnston Taylor

  Rising Stars in KidLit is back in 2022! Hooray! Rising Stars in KidLit began as a way to highlight my fellow kidlit creators who are working their tails off to birth their beautiful book babies into the world.  These interviews cast a light on the wonderful work of pre-published or pre-agented authors and author-illustrators… Read more »


Multicultural Children’s Book Day

Multicultural Children’s Book Day

Today is Multicultural Children’s Book Day, and I’m celebrating by writing reviews for some amazing diverse chapter books. Before I dive into my reviews, here is a little bit more information about What Multicultural Children’s Book Day is and how it came to be.  Founded in 2012 by Valarie Budayr from Audrey Press Books and Mia… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit Erin Siska

#RisingStarsinKidLit Erin Siska

  Rising Stars continues in 2021! Hooray! The goal of this series is to highlight my fellow kidlit creators who are working their tails off to birth their beautiful book babies into the world.  These interviews will cast a light on the wonderful work of these pre-published authors and author-illustrators who are destined to be stars!… Read more »


#Rising Stars in KidLit Daniele Arndt

#Rising Stars in KidLit Daniele Arndt

  Rising Stars continues in 2021! Hooray! The goal of this series is to highlight my fellow kidlit creators who are working their tails off to birth their beautiful book babies into the world.  These interviews will cast a light on the wonderful work of these pre-published authors and author-illustrators who are destined to be stars!… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit Natalie Morales

#RisingStarsinKidLit Natalie Morales

  Rising Stars continues in 2021! Hooray! The goal of this series is to highlight my fellow kidlit creators who are working their tails off to birth their beautiful book babies into the world.  These interviews will cast a light on the wonderful work of these pre-published authors and author-illustrators who are destined to be stars!… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit Lisa Trank

#RisingStarsinKidLit Lisa Trank

  Rising Stars continues in 2021! Hooray! The goal of this series is to highlight my fellow kidlit creators who are working their tails off to birth their beautiful book babies into the world.  These interviews will cast a light on the wonderful work of these pre-published authors and author-illustrators who are destined to be stars!… Read more »