Category: Our Authors

A young Ethiopian girl with her Camel in the desert.
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Meet Katy

We’re excited to introduce our newest author, Katy Chow! She’s joined us from her home in Kolkata, India to tell us all about the background of her upcoming book, Camel and I. The first illustration is so lovely, we’re looking forward to see the rest from Sarah! Keep an eye out for more news from...

A young girl watches a girl troll pick up a troll doll.
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Moonstones and more

Watch the brand new interview with JP Coman as they talk about Winnie and the Mystery of the Missing Moonstones. They also tell us a little bit about the next book, Winnie and the Trouble with Trolls. Many thanks to Blair Broussard for the great interview! We also have some great activities to go with...

A small mermaid and her jellyfish friend waving from inside a fishbowl. There is a string of pearls draped around the top of the bowl.
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Paint Pearl

To kick of Children’s Book Week 2020, lets join Amber as she speed paints a page from Pearls for Pearl. How would you color Pearl? Download the activity pack to get your copy of the Pearl and Jelly coloring page and share your version with us! Share on Instagram with #PearlsforPearl or send it to...

Maïlys Pitcher
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Meet Maïlys Pitcher

It’s time to meet the illustrator of Winnie and the Mystery of the Missing Moonstones, Maïlys Pitcher! Why did you decide to become an illustrator, and what are your future goals? Ever since I was little, I knew I wanted to work with pictures. I would spend all my time reading illustrated books and admiring...

JP Coman: On Writing
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JP Coman: On Writing

Continuing the special series about JP Coman, we asked  for their thoughts on writing. If you missed part 1, read it now! What do you think most characterizes your writing? Great dialog and interaction. Characters that are memorable, and scenes that you can visualize like a movie. Why did you choose to write Children’s Fantasy? ...