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Keynote Speaker at the Animal Defense League of Texas Annual Fundraiser.  It was an honor to talk about my dog books while helping to raise money for this worthy cause.

It’s always great fun being the guest writer at Pat Cummings‘ Children’s Book Illustration class as she gives her students an in depth, insider’s view of the writing and publishing process.  Pat inspires!

Cheers for Peter Glassman and the terrific staff at Books of Wonder.  Founded in 1980, Books of Wonder is New York City’s largest and oldest children’s bookstore and the city’s leading specialist in children’s ...

I’m proud to be on the advisory board of the Brooke Jackman Foundation with Jamie Lee Curtis, Alec Baldwin, Katie Davis, Erin Jackman, Dr. Twila C. Liggett, Dr. Gay Su Pinnell and Javaka Steptoe.  The mission of the Foundation is to ...

No Water River Renee La Tulippe’s No Water River is a generous resource for kids, parents, techers and writers interested in children’s poetry and picture books.     ALA Poetry Blast @ Sylvia Vardell’s “Poetry ...