Archive for the ‘Big Birthday’ Category

St. Nicks Family LIteracy Graduation

-+*On June 30th, I was the visiting author at the St Nicks family literacy graduation. We read BIG BIRTHDAY, discusses the importance of problems in stories, created a seed bank of their ideas, and raffled off some other books of mine. Each graduate received a copy of BIG BOUFFANT provided by the Brooke Jackman Foundation.


Launch Party for Big Birthday

-+*Here are photos from my launch party at Books of Wonder last Thursday night. Thanks to Books of Wonder for hosting this rocket ship decorating/ book reading event. Thanks also to my Dad for building all the rocket ships, Greta Mansour for taking all of these pictures, and my family for helping with the set-up […]


Reading Big BIrthday to my first audience

-+*I was lucky enough to read BIg Birthday at the Park Slope Play House to a wonderful audience who really understood the power of using one’s imagination. They had made an “imagination hat of love,” for their classroom, which I tried on as well. When I asked one of the kids where he would like […]