Kid Lit Village: ORIGINAL CAT, COPY CAT

Hello Readers! I’m so glad you’ve stopped by Kid Lit Village today. I’m super excited to interview author/illustrator, Sarah Kurpiel today and feature her recently published book, ORIGINAL CAT, COPY CAT published by Greenwillow, August 2021. Title: ORIGINAL CAT, COPY CAT  Synopsis: Pineapple’s entire routine is turned upside-down when new kitten Kiwi copies everything Pineapple does. ButContinue reading “Kid Lit Village: ORIGINAL CAT, COPY CAT”

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”

Kid Lit Village: THE BOOK OF RULES

Hello Readers! Welcome to Kid Lit Village blog where I feature authors and illustrators of picture books. This week, I’m pleased to introduce Brian Gehrlein, author of THE BOOK OF RULES, illustrated by Tom Knight, published by Farrar, Strauss and Giroux. You may also know Brian from Picture Book Spotlight. Synopsis: An interactive picture bookContinue reading “Kid Lit Village: THE BOOK OF RULES”

Kid Lit Village: THE STARS BECKONED

Hello Readers, Welcome to Kid Lit Village blog! This week we have this gorgeous book titled THE STARS BECKONED: Edward White’s Amazing Walk in Space by Candy Wellins, illustrated by Courtney Dawson. It is published by Philomel Books, April 20,2021. A lyrical picture book biography of Edward White, the first American to walk in space–andContinue reading “Kid Lit Village: THE STARS BECKONED”

Kid Lit Village Spring Giveaway!

It is time for our Kid Lit Village Spring Giveaway. It has been such fun to feature all these amazing new authors and illustrators from the Kid Lit community. In celebration of spring and our growing village of children’s book writers and illustrators, We are super excited to offer the following prizes: Prize 1: PictureContinue reading “Kid Lit Village Spring Giveaway!”

Kid Lit Village: COW SAYS MEOW

Hello Readers! Today on the Kid Lit Village blog series we are featuring author, Kirsti Call and her new book, COW SAYS MEOW, illustrated by Brandon James Scott. COW SAYS MEOW is published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2021. A humorous picture book filled with wordplay and mixed-up onomatopoeia, Cow Says Meow features bold graphic art, silly animals, and uniqueContinue reading “Kid Lit Village: COW SAYS MEOW”