Tag: parenting

K IS FOR KINDERGARTEN Book Birthday!

A is for AT LAST! It’s happening, Kindergarten’s almost here! You’ve been waiting for this moment. Every day feels like a year.  I’ve felt just like a kindergartner-to-be, myself, lately… waiting, and waiting, and waiting for this Book Birthday! And then I realized–in our family, we celebrate birthdays all month long, so why not for… Read more »

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 11

Happy K IS FOR KINDERGARTEN Day! Today’s #tbt is extra special because… my first K is for Kindergarten book party is tonight AND I get to introduce you to a dear friend, actor/writer/beautiful human being, Shelby Wulfert. Who did this kindergartner grow up to be? If you stopped by to read last week’s post you… Read more »

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 10

Who’s getting excited for Kindergarten? Me, me, me! And I can’t wait for you to meet my author pal, Jim Averbeck, on this week’s #tbt Show and Tell. Look at this cute kid who grew up to be the handsome and talented author of amazing #kidlit books like ONE WORD FROM SOPHIA (Atheneum/ Simon &… Read more »

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 9

It’s kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell again, featuring Lori Mortensen, #kidlit author of over 70 books, including: CHICKEN LILY (Henry Holt/ illus. Nina Victor Crittenden) “Nice addition to story times . . . and good for anyone who’s a little chicken.”–Kirkus  COWPOKE CLYDE RIDES THE RANGE (Clarion/ illus. Michael Allen Austin) “Mortensen’s melodic and twangy couplets beg to be… Read more »

Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 8

It’s Show & Tell time again, where your fan favorites and #kidlit authors & illustrators share their kindergarten pictures and a memory each #tbt.   This week’s Kinder grew up to be author Sue Fliess, whose latest picture book, RACE! (Little Bee Books, illus Edwardian Taylor) released on July 4th: Race cars! Line up! Who will take the… Read more »