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TED@NYC recap
Earlier this week I had the great privilege of speaking at TED@NYC. All of the speakers were so incredibly inspiring, and I feel so fortunate to have met them. Some of the talks may go on to TED.com, other talks will land the speakers an invite to the big T...
Earlier this week I had the great privilege of speaking at TED@NYC. All of the speakers were so incredibly inspiring, and I feel so fortunate to have met them. Some of the talks may go on to TED.com, other talks will land the...
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Weston Woods will release an animated Peanut Butter and Jellyfish inthe spring of 2015!
I had a ridiculously awesome time recording the voice tracks for the animated Peanut Butter and Jellyfish today at Weston Woods! We spent time dissecting the psychologies of seahorses and jellyfish, and really went for it with Crabby's insults. Can't wait f...
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Info on my visits for the 2014-2015 School Year
Hi, everyone! For many years, my wonderful wife, Gina, has very graciously handled all of the correspondence and logistics for my school visits. After much consideration, we decided that her time would be best spent focusing on our two daughters, because le...
Hi, everyone! For many years, my wonderful wife, Gina, has very graciously handled all of the correspondence and logistics for my school visits. After much consideration, we decided that her time would be best spent focusing ...
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Spring Book Tour Schedule
Hi, all! I'll be coming to a bookstore near you very soon! Time to gear up for summer reading! :) JJK April 8, 4 PM- Portland, ME- Nonesuch Books-  Nonesuch Books April 10, Peanut Butter and Jellyfish Virtual Storytime! April 13, 1:55 PM- LA Times Festival ...
Hi, all! I'll be coming to a bookstore near you very soon! Time to gear up for summer reading! :) JJK April 8, 4 PM- Portland, ME- Nonesuch Books- Nonesuch Books April 10, Peanut Butter and Jellyfish Virtual Storytime! A...
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Listen up! Radio interviews with Meltdown Author/Artists!
MELTDOWN is happening THIS Saturday at Smith Vocational High School, 80 Locust St in Northampton, MA! All week long, Monte Belmonte of WRSI The River has been airing interviews he conducted with this year's authors. Listen to the conversations below and che...
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Kindergartners react to Peanut Butter and Jellyfish!
I recently read Peanut Butter and Jellyfish  to a group of Kindergartners. Afterwards, their teacher asked them to draw pictures and describe their favorite part. Their reactions are what this is all about! It's so gratifying when kids react so positively t...
I recently read Peanut Butter and Jellyfish to a group of Kindergartners. Afterwards, their teacher asked them to draw pictures and describe their favorite part. Their reactions are what this is all about! It's so gratifying ...
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The winners of the Kids' Comics Revolution Awards have been announced!
Looking for a great list of kids' comics, approved by kids themselves? Check out who won the Kids' Comics Revolution Awards! I'm honored that Lunch Lady made the cut! http://comicsaregreat.com/kcrawards_winners
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My favorite thing about Zita the Spacegirl is...
…that she is a girl who kicks alien-butt! We simply will never have enough female heroes in comics. It's something that our girls—and our boys—need to see. And bonus points that she has a realistic body and is modestly dressed. Congratulations to Ben Hatke ...
…that she is a girl who kicks alien-butt! We simply will never have enough female heroes in comics. It's something that our girls—and our boys—need to see. And bonus points that she has a realistic body and is modestly dresse...
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School Lunch Hero Day will be here on May 2nd!
Encourage good citizenship in your kids, and a sense of pride in your lunch staff on May 2nd! One of the greatest privileges that I have had over the last several years has been meeting the "lunch ladies" at the various schools that I've visited. These folk...
Encourage good citizenship in your kids, and a sense of pride in your lunch staff on May 2nd! One of the greatest privileges that I have had over the last several years has been meeting the "lunch ladies" at the various sc...
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Peanut Butter & Jellyfish Book and Giclée Print Giveaway!
I am giving away three sets of prizes to three lucky folks who share the Peanut Butter and Jellyfish  book trailer on Twitter, Facebook and/or Pinterest. You can enter the raffle below. You will earn raffle points for each share and you can enter every day ...
I am giving away three sets of prizes to three lucky folks who share the Peanut Butter and Jellyfish book trailer on Twitter, Facebook and/or Pinterest. You can enter the raffle below. You will earn raffle points for each sha...
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Meltdown 2014 takes place on Saturday, March 29th!
Gina and I are incredibly excited about the authors that we have lined up for Meltdown 2014! Bill Childs has an equally exciting musical lineup, which you can learn more about at  http://wrsi.com/meltdown . But for those of you that come for the kid lit, yo...
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I'll be at the Tucson Festival of Books THIS Sunday, March 16th.
Here is my schedule for this weekend's Tucson Festival of Books . Hope to see you there! Dare to Dream: Our Life-Changing Journeys Three authors will share their journeys of becoming an author and how their dreams of creating books transformed their lives. ...
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author and illustrator of children's picture books and middle grade graphic novels and chapter books
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author/illustrator of books for kids - picture books, graphic novels and chapter books
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    Illustration, 1996 - 1999
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