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Graphic novel picture book early reader chapter book

I’m hearing so much about ‘young reader’ graphic novels from librarians and teachers – it’s like it’s 2001 again. Back in 2001 and 2002 there was a lot of interest in graphic novels at schools and from bookstores. But that … Continue reading

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Earthling! finds a home.

I enjoyed an awesome visit to schools in the Santa Fe Springs School District in Southern California. Earthling! was the Author Month book so many kids got a copy of Earthling! and did projects based on the book. The events … Continue reading

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Once a New Year – COMICRAFT Font Sale

Every January first for the past 14 years, from 12:00-12:00, Comicraft offers a sale on all their fonts at the dollar conversion of the year. So this being 2014, that means any font set sells for $20.14. It’s a GREAT … Continue reading

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Earthling! You can read it in Texas and Maine.

And speaking of Earthing! It is in the running for awards in the Texas Library Association Maverick awards (click here to see all the great graphic novels nominated in Texas) and in the Maine Student Book Awards (click here to … Continue reading

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These books are made for reading…but not in English.

I recieved a few copies of Earthling! in Czech. They are beautiful books. They did an excellent job on the production. Love the built in bookmark and spot varnish cover. And there’s plenty of accent marks everywhere. And I promise … Continue reading

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What’s this blog for…

No. I don’t see this blog as being mainly about self promotion, yet here I am self promoting. But, if I don’t who will!? The Horn Book recently recommended Earthling! in an article on graphic novels for kids. Here’s what … Continue reading

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Earthling!

As I mentioned before, I have a habit of talking about my books. Sales calls are an especially good time to launch into a long discussion of my books. “So you’d like to talk to me about buying Comcast’s digital … Continue reading

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