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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Title: Painting Pepette Author: Linda Ravin Lodding Illustrator: Claire Fletcher Publisher: Little Bee Books, 2016 Ages: 4-8 Themes Pablo Picasso, portraits, stufffed rabbit, Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali, Henri Matisse Opening: Josette Bebette and her rabbit, Pepette lived at #9 Rue … Continue reading
What do you do when you are at a posh reception at the French embassy to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of one of the top French Children’s publishing houses, ”Ecole des Loisirs, and you spot one of your favorite author/illustrators … Continue reading
I have known Sarah Towle since my early days of writing. Back before I moved from Nice to New York and she moved from Paris to London. One day we may actually end up living in the same city! We … Continue reading