Summer Reading for Kids

Summer reading is so important for children that I have decided to do what I can to encourage kids to be Summer Readers. This month I am doing a Summer Reading Kick Off “Storytime” at my local Lancaster Community Library on June 22 and an  Author Expo event at the Portsmouth Public Library on June…
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Hooked on Books Reading Camp!

This week I made my second author-illustrator visit to Collegiate School’s “Hooked on Books” summer reading camp.  I talked to groups of campers from Kindergarten through seasoned 4-5th graders about what goes into creating a children’s picture book and read them Lonely Lola Ladybug projected on a screen. All three age groups were thoroughly engaged…
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