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#RisingStarsinKidLit Daniela Ramirez

#RisingStarsinKidLit Daniela Ramirez

    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… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit Ashlee Hashman

#RisingStarsinKidLit Ashlee Hashman

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! ​Meet… Read more »


2021 #50PreciousWords

2021 #50PreciousWords

I’m so excited to participate in Vivian Kirkfield’s #50PreciousWords contest. It’s always great to practice writing a whole story in just 50 words. What a challenge! GUIDELINES FOR #50PRECIOUSWORDS: Write a story appropriate for kids ages 12 or under, that has a total word count of 50 or less. More about the contest can be found on Vivian’s blog…. Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit ​Sathya Achia

#RisingStarsinKidLit ​Sathya Achia

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 Bonnie Kelso

#RisingStarsinKidLit Bonnie Kelso

Rising Stars in KidLit 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… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit Melquea Smith

#RisingStarsinKidLit Melquea Smith

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! Meet… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit Laken Slate

#RisingStarsinKidLit Laken Slate

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 Gennie Gorback

#RisingStarsinKidLit Gennie Gorback

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! ​Meet… 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 2021 by Valarie Budayr from Audrey Press Books and… Read more »


#RisingStarsinKidLit LaTonya Jackson

#RisingStarsinKidLit LaTonya Jackson

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 »