Category Archives: Chicken Story Time

Chickens and Barbarians

Whew! Been a very busy 4 or 5 days with schools visits, bookstore stops , story times and an awesome SCBWI conference. But now I’m home with deadlines, revisions and notes! Isn’t that the stuff I always talk about!? Chickens, stories and … Continue reading

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See you in February!

If you’ve ever heard me speak at a conference you probably heard me recite this quote. And i’m not a huge ‘quote guy’. But This applies to every creative endeavor equally including writing and illustrating picture books. “I can’t tell … Continue reading

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It’s called a Book Birthday

Chicken Story Time has been let out of the coop! Buy it, find it, read it, buy a few dozen more copies…same old thing. Available all over the galaxy starting today. I’m pretty sure it’s the best picture book ever … Continue reading

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December at the library with chickens.

That headline makes sense only if you get yourself a copy of Chicken Story Time written by Sandy Asher and illustrated by me. But don’t take my self serving words about the book! Chicken Story Time, by Sandy Asher, Mark … Continue reading

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Chickens arrive. A photoessay.

Today is as a big day. My copies of Chicken Story Time arrived. Seeing a new book for the first time is always a very exciting day for me… that gives you a good idea about how much excitement I have in … Continue reading

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IndieBound Winter Kids Next List!

Great to see Sandy Asher’s new picture book Chicken Story Time (that I was lucky enough to illustrate) make it onto the IndieBound Winter Kids Next List!

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Trick or Treat

Well, no, there won’t be a chicken book for Halloween. Not quite. But Chicken Story Time will be out in December which is of course the traditional month to celebrate chickens. Is it? Here’s a review of Chicken Story Time … Continue reading

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