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The Mixed-Up Truck and More Picture Book Magic
OWTK KidLit + Comics

The Mixed-Up Truck and More Picture Book Magic

Technically speaking, my kids aged out of the picture book demographic…a half decade ago, but we all still appreciate the art, creativity and inspiration found in the best books written and illustrated for the toddler set. We love it when food talks, when inanimate objects come to life on the […]

These Are A Few Of Our Favorite Dads
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These Are A Few Of Our Favorite Dads

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Reading books on the Kindle app on iPads These are a few of our favorite dads. My sincerest apologies to both Rodgers and Hammerstein for the musical theater crimes I’ve just committed, but the opportunity to […]

Humans of New York To Release Little Humans of New York Kids Picture Book
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Humans of New York To Release Little Humans of New York Kids Picture Book

The very successful HUMANS OF NEW YORK book will welcome its first child into the world tomorrow. Brandon Stanton, the genius street photographer behind the Humans of New York phenomenon has compiled portraits of city kids for LITTLE HUMANS OF NEW YORK, a picture book for kids. Pre-order today and […]

Goodnight Darth Vader Book & Pin Set Giveaway
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Goodnight Darth Vader Book & Pin Set Giveaway

I’m fully prepared to kiss goodbye to a fair portion of the tiny bit of street cred I have when I tell you that I have no idea who more than half of the characters are inside this sweet new bedtime Star Wars book from Jeffrey Brown and Chronicle Books. […]

Brandi Carlile Loves the Road and She’s Been Blessed But She Loves You Best
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Brandi Carlile Loves the Road and She’s Been Blessed But She Loves You Best

“Caroline” has long been one of my favorite Brandi Carlile tunes, even before I knew that it was a love song to a niece that Brandi was missing while out on the road bringing her roots-rock music to the people. And even before I knew that male voice and piano […]

The World Flattened and Understood In One Hour Increments
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The World Flattened and Understood In One Hour Increments

It is undeniable that the world is, indeed, a small world after all, and shrinking more by the minute, but at the very same time it is so unimaginably large, and therefore rather difficult for adult or child to truly understand what is happening riiiiiiight…now there, there and way way […]

On Book Writing: In Search Of Someone Who Believes In Me
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On Book Writing: In Search Of Someone Who Believes In Me

I tried Grammarly’s plagiarism checker free of charge because, well, I’m not in high school anymore. 😉 I have one. A single, lone, all-by-itself, only-child, don’t-call-it-a-New-Year’s-resolution for 2014: Sell a book. One. I’m not greedy. Just one. Non-fiction, children’s picture book, pamphlet, looseleaf piece of paper with some scribbles. Anything. […]

Travel Far And Wide With Gannon & Wyatt PLUS A Giveaway
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Travel Far And Wide With Gannon & Wyatt PLUS A Giveaway

A new middle grade adventure book series should be a hit with girls and boys alike, and you can win all three books (including the newest not in stores until 2014) right now! Hello, holiday gift!

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