The summer reading program at my local library asks readers to review books they've read. So here is a book I wrote about.The Painted Girls by Cathy Marie Buchanan.The story is an imagined one (I believe) about the real girl who was the model for...
NYC's P.S. 363 has lost funding for it's school library. (gulp, what Mayor Mike??) So they are throwing an auction to Save their School Library! You can get one-of-a-kind art and autographed books and artwork from some of the greatest...
Lately I've been designing exhibits, which is a little like
making a life size picture book that you can WALK INTO!
Here are 2 of my latest exhibits:
The Ghost Army (When you send Artists to war, they bring back Art)
Edward Hopper House Art Center
82 North Broadway, Nyack, NY 10960
Now thru June 9
And Greetings from Summer Camp
at the Historical Society of Rockland County
20 Zukor Rd. New City, NY
May 18 – Sept 15
Well, sorry I've been too busy to post lately, and now 'tis the season once again... It is very welcome this year. A little magic is the perfect cure for a year of too much reality, including hurricane Sandy. So come on Santa!
The first review for "How Does Sleep Come" is a nice one from Publisher's Weekly.Here is an excerpt, or read the whole review here. "Sayles (Moon Child) imagines night as a star-spangled curtain that parts to reveal Jacob’s living room, then as ...
Since I'm working on a book I can't post about yet, here is a jacket I did a while ago. This is the jacket that wasn't used, but I always liked it. It was inspired by an illustrated Mary Poppins book I had when I was a kid, (Golden Books, n...