Let’s Talk Picture Books: Let’s Talk Illustrators #232: Sam Winston

I’m so excited to feature my interview with Sam Winston here today! Sam’s work lives at the intersection of two strongly connected worlds, fine art and language, and expertly blends his two passions in his debut as an author and illustrator. one and all. I’ll let the art and language expert show and tell from … Read more

Case(envelope) of Mondays

We have a case(wrap) of Mondays! Ofone and allby Sam Winston (Candlewick Press, November 2022) PS: we have an interview with Sam tomorrow!! Stop by to read about this beautiful picture book! This post contains affiliate links. For more information visit mypolicies and disclosures page.

Interview with Merrill Wyatt and giveaway for his latest mystery, Tangled Up in Nonsense

Merrill Wyatt is the author of Ernestine, Queen of CatastrophesY entangled in luck. Your newest, tangled up in nonsense, (Margaret K. McElderry Books, release date November 29) has young detectives Sloane and Amelia trying to solve a case that happened over a hundred years ago. Set in a spooky mansion during a peony competition, Sloane … Read more

Writers Gratitude: From the Mixed Files

Today we would like to share what we are grateful for as children’s writers. So, I asked the Mixed-Up Files contributors to write a little bit about what they are grateful for as authors. I hope you enjoy our thoughts. “I am grateful for the children’s community. I’ve been to other writing communities and the … Read more