Category Archives: David LaRochelle

The Wanda Gág Read Aloud Award

Updating my last post, (How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans winning a Read Aloud honor award) I just got a letter about the award and two sample book seals that can go on the book. They are awesome! They … Continue reading

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Read aloud honor for Martha!

How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans was selected as a Wanda Gág ‘Read Aloud’ Honor Book for 2014! This award is given out by the Curriculum Materials Center of the Livingston Lord Library, Minnesota State Universuty, Moorehead, Minnesota. Martha … Continue reading

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How Martha got Minnesota

I just heard from David LaRochelle that How Martha Saved her Parents from Green Beans was nominated for the 26th annual Minnesota Book awards in the Children’s Lit category. David has TWO books nominated in that category one illustrated by … Continue reading

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Arlo’s ARTrageous Adventure!

When I got back from my trip I had a book waiting for me from writer AND artist David LaRochelle! What could be better than coming home to a new book?! Arlo’s ARTrageous Adventure is a book with plenty of … Continue reading

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Martha and the State Fair

VBA (Very Busy Author) David LaRochelle was at the Minnesota State Fair reading and conducting activities as part of the  Children’s Literature Network. He showed off How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans and found out what other foods … Continue reading

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Take me out to the ball park…and read to me!

David LaRochelle reading How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans at the St. Paul Saints game! That’s a big book cover.

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Martha here, Martha there, Martha everywhere.

A great review at the Tulsa City-County library for How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans. And a nice post about the book at Cinjoella. And another one here at the I-am-so-grateful blog. David’s super funny story goes down … Continue reading

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