Ok so we don’t talk about apple pie in this episode but author and illustrator Matt Tavares and I do mention baseball and picture books. I loved getting to know Matt and his amazing stories. This is a fun honest conversation that I know you’ll enjoy as we get ready for the start of baseball season!
GROWING UP PEDRO. Copyright © 2015 by Matt Tavares. Reproduced by permission of the publisher, Candlewick Press, Somerville, MA.
Resources Mentioned in This Episode:
- Tavares Books
- Matt’s Twitter Account
- Matt’s Facebook Account
- Bates College (Matt is a product of a Liberal Arts education! Yeah!!)
- Rosemary Stimola took on Matt’s senior project and jump started his career in picture books
- Rosemary send this senior project to Candlewick Press and they LIKED IT! The rest, as they say, is history
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