The Picture Book Buzz

July 30, 2018

It's so much fun when a character you enjoyed comes back in a sequel. Oliver, in Tea for Oliver, is back! And so is his delightful author/illustrator, Mika Song. She's returned to share a bit about what she learned in making a sequel, working with authors, and conducting author visits....

July 27, 2018

Review of a picture book celebrating diversity and inclusion. All Are Welcome is a book our leaders all need to read.

July 23, 2018

Interview with author/Illustrator about her art, writing, and newest picture book All Are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold.

July 20, 2018

This week's #PPBF choice delves into discrimination and diversity while teaching about the concept of colors.

July 13, 2018

Review of Brave Enough for Two - a story of a fearful, hesitant girl discovering how brave she actually is when her best friend is injured.

July 9, 2018

Have I got a treat for you! Today, I have the exciting opportunity to be one of the first to bring you an interview with the debut author/illustrator Jonathan D. Voss. 

Jonathan's debut as an illustrator was with Sally M. Walker’s,Winnie: The True Story of the Bear Who Inspi...

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