Sun…day Musing:*

*”…Maybe I’ll win that roller coaster ride…maybe I won’t.  Either way, I’ll be happy.  I’ll be a winner.  Because the story I wrote is my own.  Not somebody else’s.  And that makes it the best…”*

The Best Story

by Eileen Spinelli, Illustrated by Anne Wilsdorf

 

Picture Book Trends:*

 ❤ *”…I’ve had more than a few customers over the years pore through picture books, then sadly place them back on the shelves, saying, ‘I love this, but I don’t have little children in my life anymore.’  Good news, my friends:  Picture books are not just for children, especially now…”

– Elizabeth Bluemle, “Not Your Kid’s Picture Book Anymore”, Publisher’s Weekly, Children’s Bookshelf, ShelfTalker, March 19th, 2019