Category Archives: Chapter Books

Where I Live

I was delighted to have recently discovered Eileen Spinelli’s Where I Live (Dial Books for Young Readers, 2007) while at a children’s literature conference a couple of weeks ago. While chatting with illustrator Matt Phelan at his signing table, he … Continue reading

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In Memory of Maurice Sendak

As you’ve likely heard, children’s literature icon Maurice Sendak died today at the age of 83 of complications from a stroke. The Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI) released a statement this morning that beautifully expresse… Continue reading

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