Book Updates

Cover reveal: Eighteen Flowers for Grandma

I’m excited to share the cover of Eighteen Flowers for Grandma: A Gift of Chai illustrated by Jesse White and available from Red Comet Press on 9/24/24! This story was inspired by my own grandma who graduated from college at the age of seventy-eight. She loved painting and photography, and she went back to school… Read more »

Cover Reveal!

Book cover for Bottle Tops: The Art of El Anatsui

Bottle Tops: The Art of El Anatsui By Alison Goldberg and illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon We are thrilled to reveal the cover of our forthcoming picture book, Bottle Tops: The Art of El Anatsui, releasing from Lee & Low Books on May 31, 2022!  About Bottle Tops Bottle Tops tells the story of contemporary Ghanaian sculptor El… Read more »

Book announcement!

I am thrilled to share the announcement for my next picture book!

I Love You for Miles and Miles

My new picture book, I Love You for Miles and Miles, released on 12/26/17. Look, there it is on the shelf! Bigger than the biggest truck-sized thank yous go to fabulous editor Janine O’Malley, rockstar agent Kathleen Rushall, and the very talented illustrator Mike Yamada! Launch events I launched the book at my amazing local… Read more »

2 weeks to pub date!

  I Love You for Miles and Miles My new picture book, I LOVE YOU FOR MILES AND MILES, illustrated by Mike Yamada, releases from Farrar, Straus and Giroux on 12/26/17! Watch the book trailer! Right now you can enter to win a copy on Vivian Kirkfield’s blog or through the Goodreads giveaway. You can preorder I… Read more »

Updates

Release date: December 26, 2017 My first picture book, I Love You for Miles and Miles, illustrated by Mike Yamada, is scheduled to release from Farrar, Straus and Giroux on December 26, 2017. Take a look at the publisher’s site for a sneak peek! The book is available for pre-order where books are sold. To… Read more »

Book announcement!

Farrar, Straus and Giroux is publishing my first picture book, I LOVE YOU FOR MILES AND MILES ! Here’s the announcement in the May 27, 2015 PW Children’s Bookshelf Rights Report: I’m so grateful to my fabulous agent Kathleen Rushall, and thrilled to be working with such an incredible and talented team!

Representation!

I am very pleased to announce that I am now represented by a wonderful literary agent – Kathleen Rushall at Marsal Lyon Literary Agency. I am very excited to take this step in my writing career and I am thrilled to work with Kathleen! I feel incredibly grateful to all of my writer friends who have… Read more »