Ten writers for children. All with something to say.


Photos worth far more than a thousand words...

It is no wonder that the potato famine of Ireland has sparked so many stories, both fiction and nonfiction.  After viewing these haunting statues along the riverfront in Dublin, I am convinced there are many more stories to come.


Hispanic Heritage Month

My grandson, Parker

Founders of Proyecto Lea

Reader from Oaxaca


A picture's worth a thousand words...

Our posts this round is a photograph. I missed posting last time because I was on the Fierce Reads tour, a Macmillan promotion that sent me and three other authors and a few publicists on a 9 day, 8 city tour. We were fortunate enough to have a day in NYC, where the fabulous folks at Macmillan threw us a party, complete with champagne toast, at the Flatiron building. And luckier still, my fabulous editor Liz came with us to our event that night in Paramus, NJ. Here's Liz and I at that event: