Coming October 2019

Coming October 1, 2019–King of the Tightrope: When the Great Blondin Ruled Niagara, illustrated by Adam Gustavson (Peachtree Publishers). To cross the mighty Niagara on a tightrope, Blondin needed imagination, determination, and STEAM.

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I’m Teaching a Picture Book Biography Class

Friday June 28, 2019

Word got out about the success of my 2018 online picture book biography class, so I’m bringing it back. If you’d like to join my class, facilitated through a Zoom virtual classroom, click here for more information. I’m not just a fan of picture book biographies, I dedicated my MFA critical thesis to the craft [Read More]


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