At this point you just have to start throwing your hands up in the air. Then you have to start eyeing some of the older children’s authors and illustrators who are still around with great trepidation. We’ve been host to a SLEW of deaths already this year, but August is making May look like it [...]
Fusenews: To lose one author may be regarded as a misfortune. To lose dozens looks like carelessness.
August 21, 2012 By Elizabeth Bird
Filed Under: Fusenews Tagged With: Andrea Davis Pinkney, Australian authors, Australian children's books, Australian imports, Charlotte's Web, Chronicle, Daniel Handler, diversity in children's literature, Jean Merrill, Jeff Mack, Joe Monti, Jose Aruego, Lauren Conrad, Mollie Hunter, obits, Oscar Wilde, Remy Charlip, The Southern Festival of Books, Toys