1/24/17 - I had no idea….National Tortilla Chip Day! Thank you to Celebrate Picture Books for the info and review.
1/28/17 - The stage is set, the lights have dimmed, the curtain has dropped, and the AMAZING cast and crew are ready for, MARVELOUS CORNELIUS, today at Mill Mountain Theatre in Roanoke, Virginia.
1/26/17 - So happy to share the cover of my NEW children’s book, Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, written by the amazing Monica Brown! It is the story of artist and cultural icon Frida Kahlo and her many animals that surrounded her paintings and her life. The release date will be September, 2017 on North/South Book.
1/6/17 - MARVELOUS CORNELIUS is headed for the stage! The Theater Production of Marvelous Cornelius will be presented at Mill Mountain Theatre in Roanoke, VA on Saturday January 28th at 11am and 2pm. Click here for info and tickets
12/22/16 - A wonderful article in the Washington Post with profiles of local student writers and artists depicting their amazing stories and artwork created from our wonderful workshop: Viajes de Mi Vida — Journeys of My Life. Working with students from Park View High School in Virginia the group conceived, wrote and illustrated 15 children’s stories in English and Spanish that were book printed and donated to local libraries and to school children in El Salvador.
12/21/16 - Thank you to the Unconventional Librarian for their 12 Books of #Diversity list including: MARVELOUS CORNELIUS.
12/10/16 - Thank you to the Children’s Book Academy and Mondays with Mira for their in depth review and video profile on my book MARVELOUS CORNELIUS. The site also has wonderful resources on learning about children’s book writing and illustrating.
12/8/16 - MARVELOUS CORNELIUS wins award for publisher’s Print On Demand book copies from Sappi: “Each year the paper manufacturer Sappi gives recognition awards to manufacturers and publishers that produce high-quality offset and digital books using their papers. This year Sappi awarded Chronicle Books and Thomson-Shore a Silver medal for the high-quality printing and design on your book, Marvelous Cornelius.”