First Stories

First Stories!! Featuring Tina Cho

Welcome back, dear readers! Thank you for taking a bit of your time to "listen in" to my conversation with Tina Cho. Tina's recently released picture book - THE OCEAN CALLS - is a wonderful combination of lyrical writing, fascinating premise, and intergenerational story that leaves adult and child readers feeling snuggly and cuddly. This… Continue reading First Stories!! Featuring Tina Cho

First Stories

First Stories!! Featuring Brian Gehrlein

Reading the responses to last week's first-ever "First Stories" interview was wonderful! Norene Paulson's stories and insight taught me so much - thanks, Norene! And thank you for all of the comments and encouraging feedback! This week, I'm thrilled to be talking to Brian Gehrlein, whose debut picture book, THE BOOK OF RULES (illustrated by… Continue reading First Stories!! Featuring Brian Gehrlein