9/18/15 - This Sat., Sept. 19th, I will be participating in the Princeton Children’s Book Festival in New Jersey 11am - 4pm. There will be book signings and presentations with many other amazing and award winning authors and illustrators. This is a free, rain-or-shine event that offers numerous fun & additional activities throughout the afternoon. I look forward to seeing you there.
9/4/15 - MARVELOUS CORNELIUS is part of Imagination Soup's: 8 Stellar Picture Book Biographies as well as Sal's Fiction Addiction literary blog.
8/22/15 - From the Full Circle Literary blog: MARVELOUS CORNELIUS: Hurricane Katrina and the Spirit of New Orleans, debuts on Katrina Anniversary.
8/20/15 - I am honored by the New York Society of Illustrators who have selected my artwork in Marvelous Cornelius to be included in their annual Original Art Show to be exhibited this Fall in NYC.
8/18/15 - Read about MARVELOUS CORNELIUS book origins in Phil Bildner's blog post about the trips he and his students took to aid in the rebuilding of New Orleans. Phil will also be in New Orleans at the end of the month to mark the 10 year anniversary with a visit and book signing at Octavia Books.
8/15/15 - NEW profile reviews for my book, MARVELOUS CORNELIUS, from Notes on New Orleans .net, The Miami Times, PBG Lifestyle Magazine, Kid Lit Reviews, The Post News Group, Flowering Minds, The News Star, Unadulterated.us, The Advertiser, Louisiana Book News, Imagination Soup, and the Star Tribune.
8/6/15 - Listen to Let's Get Busy podcast: with Phil Bildner and John Parra, author and illustrator of MARVELOUS CORNELIUS: Hurricane Katrina and the Spirit of New Orleans, published by Chronicle Books, stop by to talk about the 10th anniversary of the worst man-made disaster in New Orleans' history, conducting visual research, and toxic gumbo.
8/5/15 - The New Orleans Times Picayune published an amazing feature on Cornelius Washington, Hurricane Katrina, and MARVELOUS CORNELIUS!