Sadie’s Snowy Tu B’Shevat is ready for preorder!

Win a copy of Lily’s Cat Mask
Giveaway opens for entries on September 20, 2017
Enter here:

Coming, January 2018! Sadie’s Snowy Tu B’Shevat, by Jamie Korngold –Pre-order here: Preview a copy here:

Create a cat mask! Visit Creating Creatives for step by step instructions:

A lovely review from Waking Brain Cells!

Seven picture books about the new school year

Thank you to A Mighty Girl for adding LILY’S CAT MASK to this amazing list of books!
The Big Day: 18 Picture Books About Mighty Girls Starting School

Coming, January 2018! Sadie’s Snowy Tu B’Shevat, by Jamie Korngold

To celebrate four years of THIS PICTURE BOOK LIFE, Danielle Davis is giving away picture books! Click here to enter:
Thank you, Danielle! Happy 4th Birthday!!

Thank you to THIS PICTURE BOOK LIFE and to CREATING CREATIVES for the fabulous post with step by step instructions for these fantastic cat masks! Visit THIS PICTURE BOOK LIFE to see more:

Grade Level: PK-2
Curricular Areas:
English Language Arts
Realistic Fiction
Subject Headings:
Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes | Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes | Friendship
Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes | New Experience
Children’s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction

Getting ready for kindergarten or camp? Writer and teacher Susie Wilde has picture book recommendations to help parents with young children. (My book included.) Visit

Illustration from Lily’s Cat Mask

Tweet a picture of dad reading w/the kids & #realdadsreadpicturebooks for a chance to win a stack of books! Details:

It’s Adopt a Cat Month! Above is a picture of my adopted cat, Mei. Visit Celebrate Picture Books for more info, a review of Lily’s Cat Mask, and The Cat’s Meow Word Search
(Thank you, Celebrate Picture Books!)

Looking for an autographed copy of LILY’S CAT MASK? Shop here:

MAY 20th — The 11th Annual Kids' Literary Festival at Big Blue Marble Bookstore—
Frog and Toad will be there!
551 Carpenter Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19119
For details visit

Anxious tots? These 5 picture books will help you talk it out —

Enter on May 12th for a chance to win a signed copy of Lily’s Cat Mask
Just in time for Father’s Day!

Best New Picture Books | May 2017
Thank you to The Children’s Book Review for including Lily’s Cat Mask!