Tag: Picture Books

Picture Book Review SNOW DANCE

Yet another Picture Book about snow! Review by Jean Matthew Hall. Snow Dance was written by Lezlie Evans and illustrated by Cynthia Jabar. It was published in 1997 by Houghton Mifflin. That is surprising to me because this bouncy, happy story is told in… Continue Reading “Picture Book Review SNOW DANCE”

Picture Book Review A GOOD DAY by Kevin Henkes

A book review by Jean Matthew Hall of a Kevin Henkes picture book. A GOOD DAY was written by Kevin Henkes and published by Greenwillow Books in 2007. Again Henkes takes a simple, ordinary event and turns it into something delightful for young children.… Continue Reading “Picture Book Review A GOOD DAY by Kevin Henkes”

KEVIN HENKES Children’s Author Extraordinaire

  For the next few weeks I want to discuss picture books by Kevin Henkes. I believe he is one contemporary children’s authors who has set the pace for the modern picture book: very few words; character driven; serious themes, but light-hearted. I admire… Continue Reading “KEVIN HENKES Children’s Author Extraordinaire”

Picture Book Review LITTLE WHITE RABBIT by Kevin Henkes

A review by Jean Matthew Hall of another children’s picture book by Kevin Henkes  Kevin Henkes’ Little White Rabbit was published in 2011 by Greenwillow Books, AND, it was dedicated to them. That speaks much about this relationship between author and publisher. Little White… Continue Reading “Picture Book Review LITTLE WHITE RABBIT by Kevin Henkes”

Collaborative Writing

By Crystal Bowman I’ve had a few co-authoring projects over the years that were one-time contracts with no further commitments to another author. But now that I’m writing with my daughter, Teri McKinley, this could be a long-term collaborative relationship! Teri was only 8… Continue Reading “Collaborative Writing”

How To Hit the Side of a Barn Part 2

Donna Earnhardt is the author of Being Frank, illustrated by Andrea Castellani. When Donna isn’t homeschooling or battling the laundry, she’s writing children’s stories, poetry, songs, and mysteries. You might find her fishing the Pee Dee River, hiking in the mountains with her family, or… Continue Reading “How To Hit the Side of a Barn Part 2”

How To Hit the Side of a Barn Part 1

  Donna Earnhardt is the author of Being Frank, illustrated by Andrea Castellani. When Donna isn’t homeschooling or battling the laundry, she’s writing children’s stories, poetry, songs, and mysteries. You might find her fishing the Pee Dee River, hiking in the mountains with her family,… Continue Reading “How To Hit the Side of a Barn Part 1”

Bringing Big Doctrines Down to Kid Size

How can we teach Bible doctrine to children in ways that they can understand?

Pam Halter & Kim Sponaugle Part 2

Pam Halter has been a children’s book author since 1995. She has published two picture books, Beatrice Loses Her Doll and Beatrice’s New Clothes (Concordia, 2001) . She was selected to attend the Highlights Whole Novel Workshop for Fantasy, May 2010, received Writer of… Continue Reading “Pam Halter & Kim Sponaugle Part 2”

Pam Halter & Kim Sponaugle Part 1

Pam Halter has been a children’s book author since 1995. She has published two picture books, Beatrice Loses Her Doll and Beatrice’s New Clothes (Concordia, 2001) . She was selected to attend the Highlights Whole Novel Workshop for Fantasy, May 2010, received Writer of… Continue Reading “Pam Halter & Kim Sponaugle Part 1”

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