Misc

A list of actions for authors & illustrators promoting a children’s book

While putting together notes for an upcoming panel at KidLitCon this weekend, “What We’ve Learned as Debut Authors,” I thought about the list of book promotion activities that I would recommend to other debut authors. Below is a starter list. For the most part I’m including actions that are free, though they will require your… Read more »

The board book edition of I Love You for Miles and Miles releases on 12/31/18!

The board book edition of I Love You for Miles and Miles, illustrated by Mike Yamada, releases from Farrar, Straus and Giroux on 12/31/18! For signed and personalized copies, visit my wonderful local indie, Porter Square Books (they will ship). Just like with the hardcover, a portion of book proceeds from I Love You for Miles and… Read more »

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 »