January 1 – Day 1 of #ReadtoWrite

Suggested Reading Log. I highlighted the books that I read today Greek Mythology – Donna Napoli – pages 171 – 179 Helios Sun God Egyptian Mythology – Donna Napoli – pages 12 – 23 – Ra God of Radiance Treasury¬† of Bible Stories – Donna Napoli – Creation Treasury¬† of Bible Stories – Donna Napoli…

How to Create a Text Dummy for a Picture Book in Microsoft Word

Through the process of getting my Debut Picture Book The Donkey’s Song published, a rare thing happened. My editor Frances Gilbert and I have become great friends. The Donkey’s Song by Jacki Kellum Illustrated by Sydney Hanson Published by Random House Children’s Books Here Frances is the Vice President and Editor in Chief of Doubleday…

Randolph Caldecott – His Early Career – Published in 1886

Randolph Caldecott: A Personal Memoir OF HIS EARLY ART CAREER. BY Henry Blackburn NEW YORK: GEORGE ROUTLEDGE & SONS, 9, LAFAYETTE PLACE. LONDON: SAMPSON LOW, MARSTON, SEARLE, & RIVINGTON, CROWN BUILDINGS, 188, FLEET STREET. 1886. Art CHAPTER I. HIS EARLY ART CAREER. “Randolph Caldecott, the son of an accountant in Chester, was born in that…