I am super excited to announce that starting Monday September 2nd, Mondays with Mira will be hosted by the fabulous Mandy Yates, K-12 reading specialist, who also shares a love of multicultural children's literature and just plain fun kid's books!! Mandy will mostly be writing about her experiences of using children's literature as a specialist and what writers and illustrators can do to make their work easier to read and understand. She'll be sharing great picture, chapter, and middle grade books that she uses to inspire her students that reading can be awesome as well as other tips and resources!!!
All of the Mondays with Mira videos and posts will still be available here, just scroll on down. Welcome Mandy!!!
We are so excited to be mixing things up at the Children's Book Academy. Mondays with Mandy or Mira is now the Blogfish!!
Here's our lineup:
1st Mondays will feature award-winning former agent and former kidlit professor Mira Reisberg PhD who is also the Director of the Children's Book Academy.
2nd Mondays will feature reading specialist and MFA in creative writing graduate Mandy Yates has been published multiple times in Highlights Magazine.
3rd Mondays will feature Bryan Patrick Avery, published writer, man of mystery, and professional magician among other things.
4th Mondays will feature the great Christine Taylor-Butler who has published over 70 award-winning fiction and non-fiction and nonfiction books including the acclaimed new middle grade series - The Lost Tribes.
And 5th Mondays will feature will feature the fabulous Carl Angel, award-winning multi-published Illustrator and graphic designer.
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