Tag Archives: Kate Berube

Character, character, character…

I attended a wonderful daylong workshop at Tabor Space here in SE Portland with my picture book crit group (Abbey Marble and Kate Berube) last weekend. It was presented by our Oregon SCBWI chapter (thank you!) and featured Simon & … Continue reading

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Kate Berube’s sweet kid zine…

Toot Toot! the 3rd issue of Tater Totter – a periodical publication for kids, compiled by friend and crit group mate Kate Berube, is now available.  Check out pages 2-3 for my contribution, Best Friends. This zine can be purchased via … Continue reading

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The “Sitter”… hard at work, hardly working

My friend and fellow children’s book author and illustrator (now that is a mouthful!), Kate Berube, posted a thoughtful link from the NYTimes Sunday Review: Shyness: Evolutionary Tactic? and it set my “sitter” mind to wandering. As the author, Susan Cain, writes:  “THE psychologist … Continue reading

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I’m off to the stupendous SCBWI Western WA conference!

I’m all packed and ready to go – picking up my critique buddy Kate Berube tomorrow morning – stopping for a dry cappuccino and heading up I5 to Redmond, Washington for what will sure to be a challenging and invigorating SCBWI … Continue reading

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The Children’s Book Council is a wonderful online resource for those who publish, write, illustrate or simply love children’s books. The best specialty children’s bookstore I know of is A Children’s Place Bookstore, here in Portland, Oregon. Visit them at 4807 … Continue reading

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