It was a fun way to spend Saturday morning – a book signing at 4 Kids Books & Toys with other Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators published authors.
I shared a table with Angie Karcher, Where the River Grins, and Laurie Gray, Maybe I Will, Summer Santuary and Just Myrto (Spring, 2014)
Illustrator and author Kristi Valiant with her picture book “Penguin Cha-Cha”
Mike Mullin -always up for a joke – author of Ashfall, Ashen Winter and Sunrise (Spring 2014)
Julia Karr – XVI and Truth, and Alina Klein – Rape Girl
We also heard from Besty Bird, YA and children’s librarian at the New York Public Library, about trends in the industry. She is so in the know and had so much to share! Follow her blog at Fuse 8 Production to find out what’s going on in the world of YA and children’s literature.