Archive for January, 2020

My Chapter 16 Q&A with Rita Lorraine Hubbard

h1 Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

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Over at Tennessee’s Chapter 16, I’ve a Q&A with author Rita Lorraine Hubbard about her picture book biography, The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read (Schwartz & Wade, January 2020), illustrated by Oge Mora.

That Q&A is here.

And here at 7-Imp today, I’m including some of Mora’s illustrations from the book.


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7-Imp’s 7 Kicks #672: Featuring I Want a Dog

h1 Sunday, January 5th, 2020

Happy new year, Imps!

The Horn Book has posted my review of Jon Agee’s I Want a Dog (Dial). Did any of you see this one back in September? Agee, I think, is a picture book master.

That review is here, if you’d like to read more about the book.

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