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Celebrate National Moose Day!

Moose, marvelous moose! Who doesn’t love a moose? As I wrote WHEN A TREE GROWS, I assumed that there must, of course, be a day of celebration for the moose. I googled “National Moose Day” and found a few results. … Continue reading

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A PiBoIdMo 2014 O.M.G. Moment

In October I was cleaning and organizing files, preparing to add 30 more inspirational picture book tidbits from Tara Lazar’s PiBoIdMo 2015 Challenge. I discovered a manila folder, stuffed with notes, stuck in a three ring binder. Although I’m not … Continue reading

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Pondering Picture Book Re-Readability

Book challenges – as a rule I cannot resist them! March featured a spectacular event called ReFoRevMo, the brain-child of Carrie Charley Brown. Carrie was inspired to start ReFoReMo, the Reading for Research Month Challenge, to help picture book writers enrich and reform their … Continue reading

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Picture Book Idea Month – 2011

Happy as a clam to have PiBoIdMo reserved on my calendar for the month of November! And really, why do we think that clams are happy?  That could be just one of my questions/ideas sparked and developed by participating in … Continue reading

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