Susan Goodman is delighted that her book, The First Step, is going to be published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux and will be illustrated by E.B. Lewis.
Loreen Leedy will participate in a panel discussion and reception on Friday, December 3 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale for the exhibit The Storymaker's Art. Work from eight Florida illustrators will be included in the show. http://www.thestorymakersart.com/
Gretchen Woelfle will be traveling with novelist Carolyn Marsden to West Africa (via Paris!) to give author talks at international schools in Bamako, Mali; Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso; and Dakar, Senegal. Watch for a full report in December.
Vicki Cobb and Rosalyn Schanzer will be presenting jointly at the Science Teachers Association of Ontario (STAO) conference at 11/11 11 am via videoconferencing. Vicki also has an article in the November Booklistonline Quick Tips called "Nonfiction Books and the Joy of Learning" where she promotes our blog.