Our Children Can Soar Highlights

Posted on May 2, 2009 in Art, Books, Illustration, Signings

What a looooonnnngggg week. Today was the book signing for OUR CHILDREN CAN SOAR. There were seven artists who were available to sign books. What an amazing time! I don’t think I’ve ever been in a room with that much picturebook royalty at once. Each artist has such a distinct voice and is so very […]

YES WE DID

Posted on Nov 5, 2008 in Uncategorized

History was made last night as we embraced Barack Obama as the 44th president of the United States of America. This has been one of the most exciting elections I have ever seen. Congratulations to the Obamas and the Bidens. And congratulations to America!

Eve Ensler’s letter for change….

Posted on Sep 12, 2008 in Uncategorized

Eve Ensler, the American playwright, performer, feminist and activist best known for “The Vagina Monologues”, wrote the following about Sarah Palin. Drill, Drill, Dril I am having Sarah Palin nightmares. I dreamt last night that she was a member of a club where they rode snowmobiles and wore the claws of drowned and starved polar […]

YES WE CAN, a biography of Barack Obama (for kids)

Posted on Jul 21, 2008 in Books, Uncategorized

I like my job at Bloomsbury. Even amidst crazy deadlines and hefty workloads, I enjoy going to an office three days a week to help keep the machine running. Every now and then a random treat pops up on my desk from a mysterious stranger — even more incentive! Last Thursday that treat was, YES […]