Tag: Patricia Newman

K is for Kindergarten #tbt Show and Tell –part 6

Welcome back to K IS FOR KINDERGARTEN Show and Tell–where #kidlit authors & illustrators and fan favorites share their kindergarten pictures and a kinder memory each #tbt. Today’s kinder grew up to be award-winning author Patricia Newman. Newman writes in many genres, including these fascinating non-fiction titles published by Millbrook Press/ Lerner: PLASTIC AHOY, SEA… Read more »

Writing Non-Fiction, PLASTIC AHOY! & “What I did last summer”…

How did author Patricia Newman’s new book, PLASTIC, AHOY! change my summer plans?  No, this isn’t a throwback to that annual prompt my teachers greeted us with: How I Spent My Summer Vacation This post celebrates an important non-fiction title that can alter a seemingly harmless mindset in your class or your family, and teach… Read more »

What to Expect When You’re Expecting–a BOOK! part7 Non-fiction/ 3rd Trimester

Welcome to the Third Trimester, part 7 of my What to Expect blog series. The third trimester before our daughter was born was full of celebrations. The parties helped me wait (and wait and wait) and made me more anxious at the same time. The biggest difference with book-Babies is that it’s best to cradle… Read more »