Joanna MarpleIn her 20's. Joanna took her guitar and rucksack and wandered the continents, getting involved with some wonderful people, projects and stories. Right now she is a European transplant in the US who writes young adult novels and picture books that offer readers mirrors and windows; lives to 'live' and worlds to explore. Joanna believes equity and empathy should be at he core of our actions and words. She is also a school librarian and gets a kick out of book-matchmaking.
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Lovely blog-following peeps, As I do every summer, I shall be taking July and August off from my usual blogging schedule. This is for two reasons: firstly, a break always enables me to return refreshed and re-inspired to blogging, an … Continue reading
Today’s book falls into category #12 and has just been updated and rereleased after 25 years. Title: Heather Has Two Mommies Written by: Leslea Newman Illustrated by: Laura Cornell Published by: Candlewick Press, 2015 (First published in 1989 by Tzivia … Continue reading
Title: Monster Goose Nursery Rhymes Written by: Henry L. Herz, Josh Herz and Harrison Herz Illustrated by: Abigail Larson Published by: Pelican Publishing Company, February 7th, 2015 Themes/Topics: nursery rhymes, spoofs, gruesome twists Suitable for ages: 4-10 32 pages, story book … Continue reading