SHAKING THINGS UP: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World is at your favorite bookstore now! Inside you'll find inspiring stories of Ruby Bridges, Mary Anning, Malala, Maya Lin, Nellie Bly, Mae Jemison, Frida Kahlo and more illustrated by picture book superstars Selina Alko, Sophie Blackall, Lisa Brown, Hadley Hooper, Emily Winfield Martin, Oge Mora, Julie Morstad, Sara Palacios, LeUyen Pham, Erin K. Robinson, Isabel Roxas, Shadra Strickland and Melissa Sweet. How lucky can one author get?


Take a look at my interview with Mr. Schu and the brand-new

book trailer here


Wow! ADA'S VIOLIN was named an E.B. White Honor Book! Quite the honor indeed to be in the company of some of my favorite picture books from 2016. See photos below.