Category Archives: children’s books

Leeza Hernandez – Illustrator Interview

I met Leeza very early on after my arrival in New York when I went out to New Jersey for an SCBWI workshop in Princeton. We bonded over our accents & humour, and her lovely art!         … Continue reading

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On Gull Beach – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: On Gull Beach (On Bird Hill and Beyond #3) Author: Jane Yolen Illustrator: Bob Marstall  Publisher: The CornellLab Publishing Group, 2018 Ages: 4-7 Themes: starfish, beach life, seagulls, predators, Cape Cod, shoreline habitat, ecology, wildlife, New England Opening:  As I was walking on … Continue reading

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Liza Woodruff – Illustrator Interview

[JM] Illustrator or author/illustrator?  If the latter, do you begin with words or pictures? [LW] I worked for close to twenty years as an illustrator but am now working on my third authored book. I guess I can now officially … Continue reading

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