It’s time for a Happy Dance!!!!
Children’s author Susanna Leonard Hill, founder of Perfect Picture Book Friday, is resuming her picture book review link-up after a well-deserved summer hiatus.
Last weekend, I attended a special book event at the Tattered Cover Bookstore in Denver.
Award-winning author/illustrator Peter Brown is touring the country to help launch his new picture book, Mr. Tiger Goes Wild. From left to right: Stacy Jensen, Julie Rowen-Zoch, Sheri McCrimmon, me and Julie Hedlund. Oh, and of course, front and center is Peter Brown!
We all enjoyed hearing him read the story…and the little art demo he did for the kids (and us) was FANTASTIC! Peter empowered all of us to believe we COULD draw…maybe I will have to give it a whirl.
Mr. Tiger Goes Wild
Written and illustrated by Peter Brown
Publisher: Little Brown and Company (2013)
Opening lines: “Everybody was perfectly fine with the way things were. Everyone but Mr. Tiger.” Continue reading