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Authors For Earth Day: Book A Visit

I care about the future of our planet. Do you? Of course you do. Are you a teacher or a librarian at a school? Would you like to have your kids participate in helping our earth? Are you an independent bookseller who would like to help me help the earth?

I am donating proceeds from my fee from one school visit this year, preferably in April, to help our planet. Go to Authors for Earth Day for more information. You can also read this letter.

Please pass the word! Thanks!

Also, check out THE BOY page, for exciting news.


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The Cook Prize


The Boy Who Loved Math: The Improbable Life of Paul Erdos is a Cook Prize finalist!

What is the Cook Prize? It’s a new(ish) award given by Bank Street for STEM picture books. Here’s the Cook Prize Page.

And please see this post for the other beautiful finalists! Congratulations to them, and to Bank Street for initiating this prize. And if you’re a teacher in 3rd or 4th grade, please have your students vote!… Read more