Joanna MarpleIn my 20's, with only my guitar and a rucksack, I wandered the continents, immersing myself in the lives of some wonderful people, projects and stories, which changed the way I view my responsibility to others and this earth. Right now I'm a European transplant in the US who writes books for children and young adults. Stories can help us not only navigate our world but can connect us to others, and allow us to inspire and help each other. I believe that equity and empathy should be at the core of our all actions, words, and stories. I am also a school librarian and I get a kick out of book-matchmaking! And I use the pronouns she/her.
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Mister Dash and the Cupcake Calamity – Perfect Picture Book Friday
Title: Mister Dash and the Cupcake Calamity Written by Monica Kulling Illustrated by Esperança Melo Published by Tundra Books, March 12th, 2013 Ages: 3-6 Themes: courtesy, cupcakes, canines, calamity Opening: Madame Croissant had a secret cupcake recipe. Croissant cupcakes were … Continue reading