May has been a crazy month — so much so that I forgot to link here to a guest-post I did mid-month over at the EPA-SCBWI blog on back story in picture books.
June: please be a little bit calmer!
A natural history notebook and project of the Missouri Botanical Garden
Thoughts on motherhood, writing for kids, and raising readers.
Maryland/Delaware/West Virginia Region, SCBWI
A Gallery of New Picture Book Talent
Sharing and Celebrating Picture Books Since 2009
“Books to the ceiling, Books to the sky, My pile of books is a mile high. How I love them! How I need them! I'll have a long beard by the time I read them.” - Arnold Lobel
Community led play in public spaces
Where book love and the joy of a classroom community are shared
Must-read books for kids
...an emerging social science
"Play is the beginning of knowledge." (G. Dorsey)
Welcome to Design of the Picture Book! I'm Carter Higgins, and I'm a writer and librarian for kids. I spent a spectacular stint as the Children's Book Editor at <a href="http://www.designmom.com/">Design Mom</a> which I loved! You can find my column <a href="http://www.designmom.com/category/childrens-lit/">here</a>.<br /> I'm a K-6 librarian, a former-ish graphic designer, an SCBWI member, and a huge fan of words and pictures.<br /> Represented by <a href="http://www.rpcontent.com/">Rubin Pfeffer of Rubin Pfeffer Content, LLC</a>.
Get it Write this Summer!
about reading, writing & thinking children's books
writing illustrating reading children's books
Lindsay Bandy's tasty casserole of writing tips and reviews.