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Hush That Hullabaloo – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Hush that Hullabaloo Author: Donna Marie Merritt Illustrator: Chris Demarest Publisher:  MacLaren-Chocrane, June 20th, 2017 Ages: 3-8 Themes: Scottish brogue, birthday celebrations, rhyme, grandparents Opening: Hullabaloo! Hullabaloo! Hush that hullabaloo! Michty me! What to do? Hush that hullabaloo! Synopsis: Grandpa is fretting at … Continue reading

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Gianna Marino – Illustrator Interview

I remember in the fall of 2012 when I had just arrived in the US, I decided to visit my dear author friend Kristin Clark in Cali after a weekend mentor retreat with SCBWI Nevada. Among the touristy stuff we … Continue reading

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Dow Phumiruk Ng – Illustrator Interview

I’ve known Dow a couple of years on line, and she is one of those people with whom I have interacted with such frequency that I feel we have already met in real life. And, yay for my first Thai … Continue reading

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