4/13/16 - Happy National Bookmobile Day! Thank you to Lu and Bean Read for another great literary review. This one for my book, Waiting for the Biblioburro.
4/7/16 - Full Circle Literary Agency recap of MARVELOUS CORNELIUS 2016 SCBWI's Golden Kite win.
4/6/16 - From Lu and Bean Read Blog a special and thoughtful review of MARVELOUS CORNELIUS.
4/1/16 - Howdy/Hola Texas literary fans and YA/children’s book aficionados. Welcome and join me this Saturday for the 4th Annual San Antonio Book Festival taking place April 2nd from 10am to 5pm.The festivities will be held in downtown San Antonio,TX at the Central Library and neighboring Southwest School of Art. In attendance there will be more than 90 renowned authors and children’s book illustrators from around the country sharing presentations & stories that are sure to delight, entertain, and inspire all listeners. So stop by to say hi and perhaps pick up some signed books at this FREE & OPEN EVENT.
3/15/16 - Announced today: MARVELOUS CORNELIUS has received the 2016 SCBWI Golden Kite Award for Illustration!
The Golden Kite Awards are given annually to recognize excellence in children’s literature in the previous calendar year by an SCBWI member in four categories: Fiction, Nonfiction, Picture Book Text, and Picture Book Illustration. The awards ceremony will take place at SCBWI’s 45th Annual Conference on Writing and Illustrating for Children in Los Angeles, California, from July 29 – August 1, 2016. See SCBWI's Blog recap of all the wonderful books in this year's Golden Kite selections.
3/11/16 - Thrilled to see my children's book MARVELOUS CORNELIUS selected by The Bank Street Center for Children’s Literature to be included on their Best Children’s Books of the Year, 2016 Edition List.
3/3/16 - I had an outstanding time participating for the GROG blog with an artist interview conducted by Sherri Jones Rivers.