The ODDBALLS are coming!

Ooh, it’s a cover! THE ODDBALL BOOK OF ARMADILLOS will be coming out from Norton Young Readers on September 10, 2024 – and here’s an early sneak peek at the beautiful cover art by Isabella Grott.

LIT LINKS: NO TIME FOR SCIENCE? TRY STEM NONFICTION BOOKS!

As always, it’s an honor and delight to be part of Patricia Newman’s LitLinks blog, sharing connections between STEM and Language Arts. My guest blog outlines a fun and flexible approach for using science nonfiction books in busy classrooms. You’ll find it on Patti’s website right here!

BLOG TOUR for THE UPSIDE-DOWN BOOK OF SLOTHS! 🦥📚🌟

So pleased and grateful to be featured as a guest on these terrific blogsites!

September 5: Erin Dealey, Book Birthday!

September 8: Archimedes Notebook with book review also posted on:

–            Perfect Picture Book Friday (Sept 8)

–            Marvelous Middle Grade Monday (Sept 11)

September 12: Mary Boone’s Six Questions With Kidlit Creators

September 15: Beth Anderson, “Especially for Educators” Series

September 20: Maria Marshall (group interview with nonfiction writers)

Coming on January 10: Patricia Newman’s LitLinks Blog, “Sharing the natural connection between STEM & Language Arts.”

OUT OF THE BLUE is coming in paperback!

Great news from Candlewick Press! OUT OF THE BLUE will be published as a lower cost paperback in June 2024. I’m thrilled that the book will be accessible to more readers. Thank you, Candlewick!