It’s so exciting to give away wonderful books. We’ve announced our winner for THE PLAYBOOK and ANIMAL ARK by Newbery Medal winner Kwame Alexander. And next month TWO lucky subscribers to our enewsletter will get a copy of the wonderful anthology FLYING LESSONS AND OTHER STORIES, including stories by Kwame Alexander, Matt de la Pena, Tim Federle, Watler Dean Myers, Jacqueline Woodson and more. Continue reading “We’re Giving Away Flying Lessons With Kwame Alexander”
For a child (or book lover of any age), nothing beats an in-person meeting with an author or illustrator. Seeing them standing next to you. Being able to ask them questions. Watching them sign your very own copy of their book—personally, just for you.
But in-person visits are not always feasible. That’s when Skype offers the next best thing. Continue reading “How to Make the Best Skype Author Visits”
Two new books are coming from our clients this month. Also, Kwame Alexander is on a podcast, Cynthia Levinson is in The Horn Book, and much more. Read on… Continue reading “Kwame Alexander’s podcast, an interview, new books and more”
Acclaimed author Elana K. Arnold has delighted children and teens with her wonderful books, as well as the young-at-heart adults who read them too. We wanted to find out how Elana created characters like Iris Abernathy of THE QUESTION OF MIRACLES, Odette of FAR FROM FAIR, Sephora Ganding of INFANDOUS and many others. Continue reading “Interview: Elana K. Arnold on Messy Days and Unruly Pets”
After giving away an advanced reader copy of our client Ammi-Joan Paquette‘s latest middle-grade novel, The Booking Biz is thrilled to giveaway TWO books by Newbery Medal winner Kwame Alexander. Continue reading “We’re Giving Away 2 Books by Kwame Alexander”
Many children’s book authors and illustrators spend a lot of time visiting schools and libraries to teach, inspire and encourage young readers—and even those children who aren’t so enthusiastic about reading. But with so many amazing speakers available, how do you choose? Here are some guidelines: Continue reading “How to Choose the Best Author or Illustrator for Your Event”
Here’s what our clients have been up to, have cooking and have been receiving… Continue reading “New Books, Accolades, Events”