I’ve already talked about how much I enjoyed Searching For Oliver K. Woodman by Darcy Pattison, illustrated by Joe Cepeda (see my blog entry) and Hotel Deep: Light Verse From Dark Water by Kurt Cyrus (see my blog entry) but I also wanted to highlight three more titles on Harcourt’s spring 2005 list.
J. Patrick Lewis Teacher Resource File from the Internet School Library Media Center.
Frequently Asked Questions From Beginning Writers and Research Is For The Background from Greg Leitich Smith‘s blog. Greg is the author of Ninjas, Piranhas, and Galileo (Little Brown, 2003) and the upcoming companion book, Tofu And T.Rex (Little Brown, July 2005). Ninjas, Piranhas, and Galileo was recently nominated for the Georgia Children’s Book Award for 2005-2006.
Understanding Rejection Slips by Jennifer Minar from Writing Fiction.