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21st Century Storytelling: Meet Jerry Pinkney at The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

Photo Comes Via Children's Book Council Website http://www.cbcbooks.org/news/57

“Is this story worth telling?” -Jerry Pinkney (This quote, the photo, and the media alert are via  Children’s Book Council website) Meet Jerry Pinkney at The Carle MEDIA ALERT A Story Worth Telling with Jerry Pinkney at The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at 1:00 pm Email > abowllan@mediasourceinc.com [...]

21st Century Storytelling: Rosa Parks Resources

Thank you, JAN!!

Thank you, W.A.R., Jan Godown Annino!  As always, Jan was kind enough to send me a Facebook message which included Rosa Parks resources.   She writes on Facebook: Jan Godown Annino suggests more commemoration by taking a picture book ride on Rosa’s Bus, courtesy of my writing colleague Jo S. Kittinger & the equally talented artist, Steven Walker http://www.boydsmillspress.com/books/calkins-creek/rosas-bus Fortunate [...]

21st Century Storytelling: Happy Birthday, Rosa Parks!

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Our fabulous librarian, Joanne Walsh, sent me the following email just now: Did you know that today is Rosa Parks Birthday? I was just looking at something on computer — What I always found fascinating was that Rosa Parks was born on Feb 4 1913 – Harriet Tubman died on March 10 1913 — almost [...]

21st Century Storytelling: BLACK COMIC BOOK DAY

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Facebook readers are sending me TONS of great Black History Month ‘authentic’ stories. My cartoonist BFF, Jerry Craft,  sent me information about BLACK COMIC BOOK DAY.  Bring your kids! What a great way to introduce young artists to the world of cartoonists. “Hey Amy, check out my link for Black Comic Book Day coming to [...]

21st Century Storytelling: Black History Month 2011

What would you like readers to know about Black History Month? Who should be on this page? Share your story! abowllan@mediasourceinc.com Follow me on Twitter @abowllan