Anitra Rowe Schulte – Dancing with Daddy

Anitra Rowe Schulte – Dancing with Daddy

Anitra Rowe Schulte – Dancing with Daddy Show notes: Author Anitra Rowe Schulte shares her journey into picture books and how she found the right story for her character. Today’s featured book, DANCING WITH DADDY, is about the excitement of a first...
Bianca Schulze – Don’t Wake the Dragon

Bianca Schulze – Don’t Wake the Dragon

Bianca Schulze – Don’t Wake the Dragon Show notes: Today’s show includes an interview with children’s book author Bianca Schulze and a picturebooking message by illustrator Ashley Belote. In the interview, Bianca shares her journey into the world of...
Sean Rubin – This Very Tree

Sean Rubin – This Very Tree

Sean Rubin – This Very Tree Show notes: Author-illustrator Sean Rubin shares his thoughts about trauma and resilience. Today’s featured book, THIS VERY TREE, is a profoundly moving story told from the point of view of the Callery pear tree that survived the attacks on...
Arielle Hobbs – Sully the Raccoon

Arielle Hobbs – Sully the Raccoon

Arielle Hobbs – Sully the Raccoon Show notes: Author Arielle Hobbs shares her mission to see a society that embraces us, all of us, as we are. Today’s featured book, SULLY THE RACCOON, is based on Hobbs’ son Sullivan (Sully). Told from the perspective of Sully’s big...
Dave Eggers – Faraway Things

Dave Eggers – Faraway Things

Dave Eggers – Faraway Things Show notes: Author Dave Eggers shares his passion for helping kids reach their full potential. Today’s featured book, FARAWAY THINGS, is about a boy and his sword and how giving away something precious leads to an even more important...
Shelli R. Johannes – Theo Thesaurus

Shelli R. Johannes – Theo Thesaurus

Shelli R. Johannes – Theo Thesaurus Show notes: Children’s book author Shelli R. Johannes shares her creative wisdom and talks about her Loves Science series and the new picture book THEO THESAURUS. Today’s featured book is about Theo, the dinosaur who...
Paddy Donnelly – The Vanishing Lake

Paddy Donnelly – The Vanishing Lake

Paddy Donnelly – The Vanishing Lake Show notes: Today’s featured guest is children’s book author and illustrator Paddy Donelly. We also have a picturebooking message from author Elsa Anderson about her new book; THE LITTLE MANDARIN REACHES THE STARS. In...
Jon Klassen – The Rock from the Sky

Jon Klassen – The Rock from the Sky

Jon Klassen – The Rock from the Sky Show notes: Caldecott Medal-winning children’s book author-illustrator Jon Klassen shares deadpan humor in his latest book, THE ROCK FROM THE SKY. Today’s show also features THE DOG’S GARDENER and THE HAPPINESS OF...
Annelouise Mahoney – A Very Brave Night

Annelouise Mahoney – A Very Brave Night

Annelouise Mahoney – A Very Brave Night Show notes: Children’s book author-illustrator Annelouise Mahoney shares her journey and debut picture book, JULIUS AND MACY: A VERY BRAVE NIGHT. Today’s featured book is an enchanting woodland tale about bravery and...