Kid Lit Village: Miss Meow

Hello Readers, and welcome to Kid Lit Village! I’m so happy you’re here. Each Monday I feature an author or illustrator interview and a new release children’s book. This week, we welcome MISS MEOW by Jane Smith, publication date: September 28, 2021 by West Margin Press. About the book: An imaginative story about childhood playContinue reading “Kid Lit Village: Miss Meow”

BOOK REVIEW of DAKOTA CRUMB: Tiny Treasure Hunter

Hello and Happy Friday! I’m pleased to post my review of DAKOTA CRUMB: Tiny Treasure Hunter by Jamie Michalak and Kelly Murphy, published by Candlewick Press, 2021. Before I get to the review, let me put in my two cents towards the importance of reviewing the books you read. It is so easy to takeContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW of DAKOTA CRUMB: Tiny Treasure Hunter”

Happy Friday from Kid Lit Village!

Hello and Happy Friday from Kid Lit Village! I’m back from my blog break today to give you a bit of a sneak peek into what’s to come this fall. I’m really excited about the interviews and great books I’ve got lined up. It’s been a pleasure to connect with the kid lit community. TheContinue reading “Happy Friday from Kid Lit Village!”

Summer Blog Break

Hello Lovely Readers! Thanks for supporting the blog series, Kid Lit Village! It has been great featuring authors and illustrators of new children’s books and I hope you’ve discovered some lovely new books through keeping up with the blog and/or received some great writing tips for those seeking publication. Although there won’t be any moreContinue reading “Summer Blog Break”

Kid Lit Village: BELLA’S RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

This week on Kid Lit Village, we have an interview author, Ana Siqueira, with a feature of her book BELLA’S RECIPE FOR SUCCESS illustrated by Geraldine Rodriguez published by Beaming Books. I’m excited to feature Ana’s book, and admire her as a writer. I’d like to congratulate Ana on the publication of her new book.Continue reading “Kid Lit Village: BELLA’S RECIPE FOR SUCCESS”

Kid Lit Village: T. REXES CAN’T TIE THEIR SHOES

Hello Readers and welcome to Kid Lit Village, where authors and illustrators of picture books get interviewed about their newly released picture books. This week we feature T. REXES CAN’T TIE THEIR SHOES by Anna Lazowski and Steph Laberis. The book is published by Penguin Random House. As you may know, I am from Victoria,Continue reading “Kid Lit Village: T. REXES CAN’T TIE THEIR SHOES”

Kid Lit Village: THIS IS NOT A BOOK!

Hello Readers! Welcome to the Kid Lit Village blog featuring interviews with authors and illustrators of newly released picture books. This week we feature This is NOT a Book! written by Kellie Byrnes. It’s a picture book published by EK Books and illustrated wonderfully by Aśka. It comes out in June 2021. Synopsis: In thisContinue reading “Kid Lit Village: THIS IS NOT A BOOK!”

Kid Lit Village: 30,000 STITCHES: The Inspiring Story of the National 9/11 Flag

Hello Readers! Welcome to Kid Lit Village. This week, I have the pleasure of interviewing Amanda Davis, author of 30,000 STITCHES: The Inspiring Story of the National 9/11 Flag. The book is illustrated by Sally Wern Comport and published by Worthy Kids, May 2021. Book Synopsis: 30,000 STITCHES tell the true story of the 30-footContinue reading “Kid Lit Village: 30,000 STITCHES: The Inspiring Story of the National 9/11 Flag”