Tag Archives: Mexico

Santiago Casares – Illustrator Interview

I have know Santi for a while online through our wonderful 12×12 community and I was very fortunate to meet him finally at the fabulous 12×12 5th anniversary party in New York last month. We bonded over literary cocktails, as … Continue reading

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Illustrator Interview – Yuyi Morales

In keeping with my blog’s strong support of the #WeNeedDiverseBooks campaign, for a while I have wanted to interview illustrator Yuyi Morales. I think from the words and photos YuYi shares today, you will see the important stories and influences … Continue reading

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Around the World in 50 Weeks goes Batty in South America!

I am sure you know that ¬†“bats are the realization of the Fairy of the Wood, keeper of the caves, custodians to the secrets of the night”, right? ¬†Take a look at Ethereal and tell me this isn’t true! Ethereal … Continue reading

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