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Kathy Stinson books

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December 1, 2017 Comments Off on Home

Coming March 7! Maud’s birthday! A book bound to brighten your winter! Pre-order Now The Books The Author Did You Miss the Launch of The Girl Who Loved Giraffes? Jun…

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Are You an Echo? by David Jacobson and What Strange Paradise by Omar El Akkad

Pandemic Connections

November 24, 2021

What do these books have in common? 1. Both were signed to me personally and mailed to me from the US by their authors. 2. I value both books highly,…

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IBBY Children in Crisis Fund

The First International IBBY Canada Meeting

March 10, 2021

…Refugees, the Indigenous Picture Book Collection, Books for Beirut, Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities, and the Silent Books Collection. As I listened to reports on these activities at…

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Writing Picture Books: What Works and What Doesn’t

Writing Picture Books: What Works and What Doesn’t

February 7, 2018 Comments Off on Writing Picture Books: What Works and What Doesn’t

Writing Picture Books: What Works and What Doesn’t Takes novice and seasoned writers through steps from concept to publication. Available here as a downloadable PDF. Reviews Learn More Read an…

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Biography and High Res Photo

December 1, 2017 Comments Off on Biography and High Res Photo

…of the first picture books for toddlers published in Canada. Kathy has since written a wide range of books: picture books, non-fiction, young adult fiction, historical fiction, horror, biography, series…

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FAQ

December 1, 2017 Comments Off on FAQ

books or articles about writing. Reading about writing isn’t writing, but sometimes it can help you find your writing mojo again. Read some of my blog posts about writing. If…

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Summer Reading, Reading Aloud

June 26, 2019

…For The Outside Circle, a graphic novel by Patti Laboucane Benson (Book #37), and The Word Collector and A Family Is a Family Is a Family, picture books by Peter…

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I Want To Go Back to Liberia!

February 22, 2009

picture books structured around a pattern with variations, and I’m curious about where that led them (the one or two I did have the chance to read are quite funny!)…

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Looking Ahead… And Looking Back

March 3, 2009

…and Unity”. When children on the beach, too poor to go to school, see me taking a picture of Ingrid by the water’s edge they gather round, keen to have…

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Kathy Stinson as Editor and Mentor

October 5, 2009

…These books, too, are getting rave reviews. I had nothing to do with the first published books by Cheryl Rainfield and Erin Thomas, but they too have brought fine writing

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