@teresafunke Shares Her Favorite Bookstore/Town #FridayReads #FridayFeeling

  My favorite bookstore is not one store, but a whole town!  Hay-on-Wye is a beautiful little town on the border between England and Wales. It’s known as “the town of books” because it houses over 20 bookstores and sponsors the Hay Literary Festival. I finally got the chance to visit Hay two years ago… Read More @teresafunke Shares Her Favorite Bookstore/Town #FridayReads #FridayFeeling

#GuestAuthorTuesday with @deblund- Talking #SchoolVisits & More

For Guest Author Tuesday – We Welcome Deb Lund What is your favorite thing about school visits? I love entertaining and inspiring kids to write, and I’m especially tickled when I hear I’ve inspired teachers in their teaching of writing. I’ve always thought of myself as more of a teacher than a writer, and it… Read More #GuestAuthorTuesday with @deblund- Talking #SchoolVisits & More

@Knitsweet (Michelle Edwards) on Process: Writing and Illustrating Pa Lia’s First Day

Guest Post by Author/Illustrator Michelle Edwards As a child, I loved Lois Lenski books — Cotton in my Sack, Strawberry Girl, Blue Ridge Billy and others. In her books I met children who lived lives very different from my own. Children who didn’t look like me. Children who helped their parents bring a crop in, stood… Read More @Knitsweet (Michelle Edwards) on Process: Writing and Illustrating Pa Lia’s First Day