For all writers: how-to, inspiration, encouragement, and camaraderie
Exercises provided by authors and a challenge to keep you writing.
Review picture books, many with cultural or environmental focus
At 100smallfires.com we discuss marketing strategies for authors.
Children's Literature News and Reviews.
My random thoughts on reading and other distractions.
Parenting information including but not limited to raising a multicultural family.
The tumbling of sketches by an illustrator, letting her line dance.
The sketchbook of Carrie O'Neill
A Passion for Birds and Children's Books
Thoughts on everything; disguised as cookies and packaged with care!
Books and classroom activities suggested by teachers and the author.
funny musings on writing and other aspects of my life.
A Book and a Latte is a book blog featuring primarily YA literature.
Explore books-in-progress, essays, cultural art, and more!
Looking at rural America through smog colored glasses
Thoughts about living and writing in the country.
Books, places, and books that take you places
News and Reviews from Betsy Bird, Youth Media Specialist for the NYPL.
I promote positive images of aging in picture books using reviews.
The journey as our love of reading helps make us better writers
Interviews with children's writers & illustrators, writers journal
Following the experience of getting published.
Snippets from children's book illustrator Roberta Baird
Stories about creating and loving children's literature
Rafe Posey's writing
A landing place for my temperamental ideas
Book reviews and life musings
Managing a creative life in a chaotic world
Rare Bits on Writing for Kids and Other Random Stuff
Storytelling happens in many ways.
The literary blog site of Barbara Harnack and Michael Lancaster
Two thoughtful teachers write about their classrooms, review books, and work on their writing craft.
In love with the process of writing...
Writings, illustrations, and news from A. T. Baron and Mrs. Otter.
Musings on artistic endeavors, writing, illustration and family life!
About.com Denver covers events and attractions in the Mile High City.
talking about writing, creativity, marketing, life & the universe...
This blog focuses on the sketch to finish transition of illustration
Sketches, illustrations, and news from Adam Winsor
Ramblings of author AdriAnne Strickland
I blog about books, writing, gardening, and parenting.
True tales and tidbits from the writer's life.
Observations, Struggles and Triumphs in working with children.
A blog advocating and reviewing historical fiction.
Writing & pub tips from pub'd authors, inspiration, giveaways, contests judged by agents.
advice, reviews, & interviews for writers & readers
Agatha Rodi Center of Foreign Languages , Blog, on various topics.
Musings on the art life and art/printmaking processes.
Aileen Stewart's thoughts on reading, writing, and life in general.
Go on a magical adventure with award-winning author AJ Irving.
Official Facebook Page of Alain Chiche, author and illustrator
This is my Goodreads Blog
Primarily a travel blog.
About my personal work
Personal works/sketches...some academic some for fun.
Visit Alicia Schwab's blog to see illustrations, sketches and musings!
My adventures in motherhood, teaching, and art.
A scientist's take on the need for nature in our lives.
A light hearted look at life with all her fun and foibles.
I blog about children's books with activism themes.
Once a week I feature a character and a part of their story.
News and notes for busy children's writers.
A resource for readers and writers of all ages interested in YA and NA
Book review blog
Hazel Mitchell News
An e-sketchbook compiling all my musings, experiments and doodlings.
Author Amy K. Nichols' thoughts on writing, creativity and life
Recipes, household tips, and techniques to help make your life easier.
From my sketchbook and beyond
must-read books for all ages
satisfying the simple urge to create
chronicles, articles, review new developments in the Spanish market
Imaginative author for families & children.
Occasional musings on books and publishing.
An expat's drawing journal
Visit my blog to see sketches and updates on new work and events.
Personal blog of Angelica R. Jackson, author and photographer
Angie Jones Illustration
Writing, Storytelling, Poetry and Illustration
poetry, short stories, general musings about telling stories
Thoughts on travel, life, food and family.
Cracking wise on family life, and on living with an ADHD child.
A place to read about animals and humans in good times.
Weekly illustrations and New Projects.Chat about what inspires.
Stay up-to-date on Anna's aspiring career as a children's author.
Love to Write? Write to Love.
The Power of Language: Building Literacy Skills One Word at a Time
A place where I describe my process and post current projects
See what I'm up to and get an inside peak at my design process.
A place where I reflect on all sorts of things that interest me
I review MG novels and post information related to writing.
General musings about stuff - when I actually get the time to muse!
Observations of life, art and dealing with (difficult) people.
Thoughts from a life of art, writing, travel, teaching, charity & art.
180 Ways to Conquer Writer's Block: for writers of all ages and genres
Articles from 2008-2012 on writing, illustration, and crafts.
Hands-on science exploration, book reviews & STEM links for families
A place to share process, projects and musings on being an illustrator
Character designs and artwork from Jim Romer
WIP update, random scribblings, and (hopefully) helpful anecdotes.
To value and nurture creativity: • in adults themselves • by providing
Silly things dug up from the studio of Nicole Allin
Art, Artists and Appraisal News
Follow to see my work process and finished works!
A resource created to help authorpreneurs generate royalty income.
illustration, sketches, toys, whales.
Writing, illustrating, & the little things that make life interesting.
A collection of finished watercolors and quick sketches
the whimsical world of Linda Kay Thomas
Blog of children's book illustrator, Bobbie Dacus
Tips for writers, especially YA novels. Plus other random topics.
News, Events and a Healthy Dash of Random
I write about my life and work, with lots of illustrations.
All about reaching the goal of a published children's storybook!
Post every week about unusual & endangered animals around the world.
Poetry in the schools, at home, and everywhere in between.
News about author appearances, new books, musings & observations
Covering the Business, marketing, and craft of children's publishing
Writing, Alaska, and history for teens and adults
kid lit author and all-around raconteur
Author interviews from picture books to MG, fiction and non-fiction
Welcome to my Author blog. Fibonacci Zoo is coming in 2015!
I blog about craft, YA, my books, and the professional writer's life
A collection of creation to beget and bewilder.
Exploring the wild inside and out
On-going descriptive creature paragraphs
Fun and interesting facts about Balkin Buddies' authors and artists.
Essays about words, dogs, art, and from time to time, pie.
My exciting and perilous journey toward publishing.
Book reviews and various
This blog and podcast are designed to get books into the hands of all readers, even reluctant ones!
Staying curious in Barcelona, Spain. Life there in photos and words.
Every day observations, humorous and otherwise.
A blog about my journey to write, illustrate and publish my first book
stories, rhymes, illustrations or a blog about whats on my mind
IDEAS AND SUGGESTION RELATED TO READING TO YOUR CHILD
A blog showing the process behind making my art.
The Bent Agency's blog
A family blog for reluctant readers and their parents
Illustration and fine art from the niftyartgirl Studio.
I muse about writing, family, friends, teaching, random people and poodles. Then I share my thoughts with you.
Writing ::: Illustration ::: Picture Books ::: Book Apps
Poetry, Photo Essays, Arty Stuff!
My thoughts on the writing process.
Connecting books,authors,&illustrators with kids,librarians&teachers
Parenting and culture in bicultural families.
Updates from the studio.
Group blog by six picture book creators.
Art and ramblings from THE Bigshot Artist
Writing for the young and young at heart
A canine view of life.
Binky and her friends sit in the vicinity of books.
Thoughts and comments on birds, birdwatching, and bird books.
Writings, musings, thoughts...
Blog articles for those interested in the illustration profession
Drawings and whims of a children's illustrator
The travails of a Scottish artist in her Dutch shed.
A book review blog for all kinds of books
A blog by Allyn - inspiration, friends, neighborhood & my art for kids
Discuss your love for dogs and research dog news
K. E. Blaski, author and associate professor
blog description here.
Follow Rosie and find out what she is doing and where she is going.
My Journal of projects completed and working on.
Early mornings, coffee stains, and boundless inspiration (some days)
Rhyming with Lush Style into Your Slush Pile
Interviews w/ illustrator/authors, portfolio build prompts and more
An aspiring author's journey to publication and beyond.
A collection of sketches, projects, experiments, crafts, inspirations
Life and times of Ellie Royce Children's and YA Author
Practical tips to help your writing dreams come true
The latest news about Janine Caldwell's books
original poetry for children and adults
The novels I am currenting writing with some videos.
YA Book Reviews
Reviews of children's books for busy parents
Reviews of middle grade and young adult books, news about my own books
Children's Book Reviews and Suggestions For Parents and Teachers
A journey through writing and reading children's books.
I blog about reading, writing and teaching writing.
This blog shows my journey to become a published children’s author.
Children's books that foster peace, justice, respect and curiosity
Discussing literacy issue & strategies to help boy readers.
I recommend young adult books beyond bestsellers, especially debut authors & smaller publishers.
Your story theory questions answered.
Picture Books from a Somewhat Grown-up Perspective
BOYER WRITES spotlights history, art, music and people of interest
children's book illustrator and artist
a collection of the different ways my artwork can take shape.
Medical humor mostly pertaining to the Emergency Department
Acompáñenme a charlar sobre libros para niños y jóvenes y otras cosas
"Only connect"--life with words, kids and critters. Updated weekly.
Insights about the art and business of writing for children.
This blog has posts, drawings and some of my poems and other writing.
Bridging art, words and working for children with my picture books.
Where I post new work, musings, and things I think are cool.
Thoughts on the process and challenge of writing and illustrating
Where I upload sketches and progress for projects in the works.
An editor's notes on writing, storycraft, quotes, & life.
Book updates, self-publishing experiences, preschool activities
I post an occasional poem and news about my writing.
Book Reviews, Author/Illustrator Spotlights, Little-Known Holidays
Collaboration conversations for classroom teachers & school librarians
Daily blog of a yin and yang duo focusing on the cup being half full.
Doodles and musings of a confirmed picture book geek.
Roadmap to publishing Chesca and the Spirit of Grace
Book recommendations for Middle School Readers and their Parents
Author Blog about writing, books for tweens and more!!
Life as an artist. Shared experiences and artist residencies.
A blog about writing for children and writing in general.
Blogs on the craft of writing
Writer tips, techniques, and the ramblings of a literary nut.
I blog mainly about peanut allergies in children.
Writing about adventure, history, medicine, and romance.
Christian women serving joyfully
Writing for Children
Children's Books: News, Views, Projects and Activities
On Writing, Reading, and Waiting
Creative Process - Picture Book Writing and Illustration
Mystery Authors interviews, writing prompts, book clubs, & resources
My current writing news and thoughts
Children's Book Illustration. Take a peek at some work in progress.
A blog devoted to writing & books.
A blog about homemaking, homeschooling, Catholic life, and zombies.
Fishing for Ideas and Hooking Readers
My journey in writing children's books
A little art, a little chat, a little of this, a little of that.
Innovative resources for teachers, librarians and nonfiction writers
The creative journey of a children's illustrator and writer on the roa
Writings and ramblings...
Eliminating the barriers separating writer from page
Inspiring prompts for children's writers by an AOL writers' chat host
Searching for innovation in the classroom...
A writer reviews chapter books and the occasional interviews and musings on pertinent subjects.
Chapter book reviews and the occasional interview and pertinent musing
If you want to learn how to write or even how to write . . .
The important stuff: books, TV shows, life in general
Cute and whimsical illustrations.
Free downloadable interviews of editors, authors, artists & agents
The official blog of children\\\'s book Illustrator Cheryl Kirk Noll
family fun, homeschooling, writing, and ridiculousness
I blog about my experiences working in early childhood education
My blog reviews children books from books and does author interviews
Picture book tips, illustrations, sketches, news, and marketing ideas
art from all over (with Shelley Davies)
FIVE PROS TELL YOU ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT WRITING FOR CHILDREN-
Inspiring children's writers with insights and advice
Book musings, travels and tidbits for writers.
I have yet to discover what exactly it will be about :)
A mini portfolio of sketches, works in progress, Illustration Friday posts - mixed with personal thoughts, photos of home and community events, along with some random words on life - also links to artists and art organizations.
Discussions about speculative fiction, writing, and critters
Come and see the whimsical way I think!
Christine Brallier's stained glass mosaics illustrate picture books.
Create to Educate! Educating in Writing and Illustrating stories.
Where author and book related happenings of Christopher are revealed.
Stories from my work with children all over New York City
The life of a freelance illustrator and commercial artist...
A showcase of current projects with behind-the-scenes information.
Creative writing/photography blog about teaching in South Korea.
Rich learning experiences through creative reflection & expression.
A Kidlit and poetry blog with two contributors.
News and writing tips from Claire Rudolf Murphy
What I've been up to lately
Picture books and life under construction
sketches and stories jotted while I travel
Natural hair children's illustration blog
Read. Smile. Repeat.
Tales of the funny, the sweet, and everything in between
I typically talk about writing and small business marketing.
Occasional musings about this thing called the writer's life
Reporting on the fascinating details of Colorado's Natural History
Humor, introspection, self-awareness, universal appeal
Centered on writing with emphasis on poetry
Living deliberately, joyfully, consciously
A few tidbits about writing from an Emerging Author
Makin' art. Loving life.
Following a dream from reader to writer to author.
Latest illustration projects, news and musings
Positive insight and editorial
All my creative endeavors and reviews of middle grade books.
Illustration to Make You Smile
A blog about Creative Brenda's artistic adventures.
I rant, rave, and write. I try to do it on a daily basis, but when you
Industry news, reviews, freelance and musings on the writer's life.
Art projects and art project support materials preschool, & K-3
A creative playground to let your colors out to play!
Communicate and share ideas, knowledge, inspiration and learning!
I blog about writing,especially for children - picture books, MG books
Building character muscle through virtue and moral excellence
Book giveaways, deep thoughts and cheese!
Facebook home for "Rosie's Song"
Exploring the culture and travel experiences of third-culture-kids.
Cupcake the rescue-turned-therapy dog blogs about life with a children's author.
Mostly, I interview authors and illustrators.
Source for conversations, publishing information and writer resources
process blog, journals, rants
Parenting guidance on how to start a family storytelling tradition
Drawings of something or everything I eat in a day.
Illustrations, Blog Reviews, Stories, Poems and lots in between!
A quick way to stay updated on current artwork, and upcoming projects.
a collection of personal and client illustrations I have worked on
A behind the scenes look at writing and illustrating children's books.
Blog about life and writing and things that strike my fancy.
Musings/Pictures on Life and Writing
YA book reviews and musings
This is where I put my current work and talk about art!
I blog about illustrating children's books.
Advice for the misfortunate
Writers advice site. Ask questions about craft & industry and get answers & actionable suggestions.
Part writing and teacher support with a dollop of creativity coaching
Writing that inspires children to Learn, Laugh & Love to read.
Making Magic Out of Everyday Moments
Frequent updates on current projects both personal and professional.
Once upon a time, fantasy became reality--All about fairy tales and MG
an author's blog
I use my blog like a diary, describing my journey as a writer.
Author interview and book buzz in middle grade and teen fiction.
Writing Tips and Opportunities for Writers
For writers, illustrators, publisher or just a booklovers.
Words, Waves, and Wonder
Writing, the publishing process, and random wackiness
What's going on in Denise's life, new books, & writing tips.
Art. Design. The Human Experience.
DESTINATIONS – The place in which a person has arrived; the purpose for which something is destined.by Joyce Perz
Photos and notes
A Co-op blog of writers from the same writing group.
Celebrating Moms ?? Families ?? Crafts ?? Recipes ?? Reviews
anecdotes and photos concerning the tapestry of life
chronicles the writing experience, Mexican-American culture, recipes
children books I'm working on.
Enriching your mind with tips on words, books, and reading.
A place dedicated to Reading, Writing and Inspiring.
Musings of a fur-covered, canine-crazed dog wash owner
MY CHILDREN'S BOOK
Life is an adventure-from camping in the Arctic to writing a novel.
About Donna: Writer, Teacher, Actor, Book Reviewer
Author Donny Bailey Seagraves writes about writing, authors, books.
Nature inspired, creative practical mom blog
Lots of poetry and other wandering thoughts on life and writing.
What's new at my studio: illustration, classes, book events
Sketches, new techniques and newly completed illustrations.
WIP, news, my process, and my discoveries in creating art
My (semi) daily drawing blog.
Reflections, thoughts and tutorials concerning my artistic career.
Inspirational interviews, quotes, and my adventures in writing.
Welcome to my sandbox - free coloring pages, giveaways, and more!
A blog focusing on the passionate art created for children's books.
Blog reflects non-fiction and historical fiction writing about nature
The blog of all trades
Discovering of my divine fingerprint.
a variety of my writing from picture books to personal essays
El Space is a blog about writing and life.
Children's book author. Mother of two. Have a look around my website for writing tips and family fun activities.
illustrated fazes of my work + useful articles for illustrators & clie
about writing and illustrating
Writing my new book, Epona's Child, and other equine life lessons.
Book reviews, children's books,interviews with authors,travel posts
Ramblings on life from a writer's point of view with "Tweens" in mind.
Peering over a writer's shoulder as she struggles to find the words.
Sketches, musings, blurbs and interviews about my process.
Art/life blog. A illustrated log of my work, and the world around me.
A current look into the day to day work of Emily Isabaella
Writing Meets Teaching Meets Social Justice
Inspiration and resources for writing and publishing children's books.
Come see what I'm up to today! New artwork posted DAILY!
A place where I muse about writing, reading, parenting, and faith.
History, Archaeology and Travel
A blog about my writing and self-publishing efforts
What to Expect When You're Expecting--a BOOK! + Lesson Plans & fun!
Titles that captivate, educate and encourage young readers to explore
Focuses on reviewing & creating nonfiction resources for children.
Ruminations, observations, cogitations.
Book reviews; flash fiction; library thoughts; brief essays.
Explore nonfiction as a picture book author.
Blog of Josh, 15 year old ferret lover and wannabe metalhead
Weekly inspiring information to help families be happy.
A features writer and mom of four explores the nurturing family.
Interviews of kidlit authors & illustrators. SFF in pop culture.
Quirky thoughts of a writer.
Felicia Cano's art blog including finished illustrations and sketches.
A place where I share sketches and what I'm working on.
Darcy Pattison Official Site. "Believe in your story."
A place where I talk about fiction, writing, and life in general.
I love snapping pics of lone soles-then naming and blogging about them
word and picture images from the maze surrounding yesterdays
We blog about YA books, especially sci-fi/fantasy, suspense, & books with multicultural characters.
Dreams, poetry, inspiration, art
Poems, essays, photographs, and thoughts on the writing life
Children's Book Review Site
Where the wild things talk about books and stuff
Bi-monthly blog for young writers, book reviews, and teacher projects.
Anything to do with words and ideas (books, movies, theater)
Blogging about the craft and writing for children.
A look at Jewish & secular kids books with Jewish values content.
This was the blog of my publishing company, but it has Pippa pages.
Reflections and Thoughts on the writing life in Southern Chile.
A place where I put all my stuff
Words from a writer for page, stage and screen
Original paintings, digital work and sculptures
A writer re-invents herself, yet again.
illustration and lifestyle
A place to showcase writing and online creativity.
Fairy Tales & Poetry Celebrating Magic and Nature for Kids of all Ages
Frog on a Blog is a site for fans of children's picture books.
Frog on a Dime exists to encourage, inspire and amuse fellow writers.
Group blog of middle grade authors.
A writer's journey and other fun stuff
Whimsical paintings and illustrations uploaded regularly.
Advocate for Nature in Fiction and Nonfiction.
Gary and Garett Awad and Michael Cahill on the Cotswald Way
A Bit of News… Quelques nouvelles…
A Gen-Xer who critiques picture books and life.
I blog monthly with other authors from Perseverance Press
Embrace the enchantment of Ghost Horse Hollow and Earth-care tips!
On Writing, illustrating and Plaister Press
An international blog about horses, writers, authors, books....
I blog about favorite reads in and out of the classroom.
Current and future books, plans, discussions about digital art
Tomte the gnome and his friend Sam blog about their lives and mishaps.
Thoughts, Muse YA and adult short stories...mostly short stories.
A writer's blog about Iceland and the medieval world.
Writing, Youth Advocate, Fitness Instructor, Inspirational stories
Stories/photos about hiking & adventures in Western U.S. Nat'l Parks
Activities, crafts, recipes, and books for children of all ages.
My blogs are only about writing in one form or another.
I review my favorite books. Recently CCBC Choices.
Bedtime and Anytime Stories to Share and Imagine.
Reviewing the latest and greatest books for kids and families.
Going from part-time writer, full-time professor to full-time writer.
Book reviews for students, teachers and librarians.
Art, illustration, random thoughts by Megumi Lemons
The symposium for children's book illustrators
Children's literature in general, and children's poetry in specific.
Display of my illustrations and artwork.
explores ways that you can connect with children through reading
Articles of interest for everyone who cares about children
Pearls of Age Old with Wisdom with Contemporary Application
A place to share my PB's & 'Twitter friendly' Rhymes of the Day #ROTD
Sharing words I hope will inspire and help other writers.
An author's journey into all things sustainable
This is a group blog made up of over a dozen creatives. Join us!
A group blog about books, writing, and life in the flyover.
A blog about children's feelings and friendships
Homesteading, writing, recipes, & more! Not just a one-trick blog.
I write in rhyme, most of the time - but not always!
A random place where I muse about kidlit
A journey into self-publishing.
Covering all things about Egypt, libraries and children's books
Art and illustration blog.
Holly Thompson's Blog on Writing, Teaching, Living and Learning...
Writing about reading, writing, books I love, crafting, photography.
Writing thoughts, writing tips, and monthly writing prompts
Daily Art Adventures!
A fun place of my finished work, updates and doodles.
Recent projects, sketches, and inspiration
A general hodgepodge about me, books, and writing.
Children's publishing world, writerly stuff and other bits and bobs.
Pencils. Crayons. Paint. Paper. Weekly postings of my muses.
Writing for kids, with kids
This one covers writing/publishing. My Heartsong blog covers the rest.
The thoughtful scratchings of a busy coop: Hen&ink, A Literary Studio
All about the goings on in my backyard with my hens, goats and garden.
Snapshots of the things we use, see and do in Japan. Written especiall
Advice on the craft, article links & book love for children's writers
discovering the world through words
HerStory~ A Timeline of a Children's Book Author
A sketchbook of ideas, drawings, life, and much more.
Glimpses into the bright, colorful and fun worlds I create
I write about all things dog.
Musings on Fiction, Screenwriting, TV, Film, & Life
offbeat history of interest to kids and adults
News, views, and reviews on digital media
Fascinating facts related to ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman history
about reading & writing children's books
A blog about my books & the writing life...
Making Home in Hollywood
Writing tips, interviews and curriculum reviews for parents.
Chronicles from the meadow, woods and gardens of the HOllow.
Where history and science collide--plus daily history facts.
A blog dedicated to children's book art and artists
Blog following my life, work and online shop
Short stories, poetry
blog on the illustrators in the Frances McKay illustration agency
A place where I review children's and YA stories.
Two blogs about writing and catching stories...
An blog of bird related illustrations.
Tips and strategies for teachers and nonfiction writers of all ages.
Sharing thoughts on becoming a multiracial family through adoption
Human Rights Now addresses current news that reflect the books' themes
A Mix of Life, Laughter, and Literature
"Hassles into humor one laugh at a time."Witty,thoughtful,literate."
An informative place for parents raising bilingual children.
My wife, novelist Jennifer Manske Fenske, posts about art and family.
On Writing, Not Writing, Publishing and Hoping to be Published
Resources for writers. Agent/author interviews. Writing program tips.
LGBTQ Teen Books, Culture, Politics, GSA Info... and More!
Thoughts and musings on YA lit and pop culture, with a Latin twist.
A Family Friendly Adventure Fantasy Series for children of all ages.
This is my Illustration and art blog
Student associated access to the book IDEA33- A Regeneration
It's a tingly view from the top -- and the climb is worth it!
My cooking hobby.
tutorials and exercises to open eyes and advance art-making skills
Illustration porfolios plus a daily Blog.
Jane writes posts about life in her illustration studio on Wednesdays.
Art, news, and fun stuff.
I upload my Illustrations and photos I take.
Imago Dei Now explores the relationship between the arts and faith.
My world of picture books/info for emerging writers and illustrators
Writing blog of Julie Sondra Decker.
~ Meanderings of a creative mind and an evolving spirit. ~
A chronicle of our overseas life in Haiti with MAF.
Leona's work as a Children's Book Writer/Illustrator-Portrait Artist
Advice and insights from published authors.
Sketches for opening and closing scenes of Bergman's movies
Writerly advice from folks in the know 4 folks who want to learn+grow
Word-wielding takes a lot of training and bit of gumption.
A very feeble attempt to keep up with my life as librarian/author/mom!
A Children's Writer's Blog
We are a group of ten Christian women sharing our writing journey.
Connecting Indie Authors, Illustrators and Eclectic Readers
A series of napkin doodles and doodled dreams
A Blog For Children's/YA Book Writers And Illustrators
A place for us to talk about making books together.
Children's book reviews, interesting facts and findings, poems/stories
Inspiring Children and Adults
Reflections on Writing for High School and College Readers
"Interesting Folks" is about biographies and biographers. It also includes short profiles.
I share my small experiences in words and illustrations.
satire news website
Where you get not only humor, but also humour!
Design, travel, food, images and stuff
I will be sharing my successes and failures and tidbits about the books I am writing.
We are two retired principals who are friends and write stories!
The \'tails\' of three Cavaliers, the stars \'It\'s a King\'s Life\' series
My own artworks gallery
Dorothea Jensen's Izzy Elves report on their section of the North Pole
Book Reviews and musing on writing & the creative life
Writers, parents, and teachers sharing stories about children.
I talk about life, writing and spirituality
Third-grade boy using his art as a vehicle to make learning fun.
My mind wanders and sometimes I get visitors
A place where I ramble, support fellow authors, and avoid deadlines.
An Eclectic Feast of Food, Fiction and Folderol
the Illustration blog of James W. Elston
Illustrating three miles out to sea.
Writing, Reading and Publishing in the Digital Age
A WRITER'S WORLD - WITH OCCASIONAL COMMENTS FROM HER CAT
SCBWI Japan Translation Group Blog
Daily Doodles and more!
A blog of misadventures to talk psychology, philosophy, and writing.
A blog in which I review mainly children's books new and old
I write about girls kissing boy...and a little bit of everything else.
My blog is about writing, life, and other stuff...depends on the week.
A description of current paintings, exhibits and illustrations.
Lighthearted slices of life
My adventures in reading, writing, and life in Alaska.
A blog about 100 somethings I've learned
A collection of doodles, sketches and other artwork
live 2014, posts about current and relevant past works and events.
Writing and life; chocolate and other miscellany
A lifestyle blog where I share all about my creative adventures!
Inspiration for those who read and write children's literature.
Blogs about books for 2nd-7th grade readers.
MC Ella Baxter shares green recipes with help from her dog Artichoke
A blog posting various works of art of mine, sketches and finished.
A rambling of drawings and goings on...
Current projects, thoughts, doodles and mistakes
This is where I share works in progress, sketches and other news.
Illustrations, sketches, resources and ramblings about life.
Book reviews, writing craft, writing life, writerly digressions
Just a little news.
The epiphanies encountered on life's path.
Occasional art and life updates.
A blog that offers a little insight and encouragement to all artists.
writing, performing, food, book reviews, tips on creativity and childr
First, my fiction, nonfiction; second, on eating,cooking good food.
Middle grade nonfiction/fiction. Literary nonfiction. On artists/arts.
Following the paths of the books written by Pamela & Joel Tuck
Colorful and quirky illustrations for everyone.
Art and reflections from a life of illustration.
From the mind of an aging Hippie comes (sometimes) funny wanderings...
A weekly post for students and teachers about the natural world
description of my books/interviews with authors/review of books
Written snapshots of my life in Johannesburg
Topics of interest to creative folk, announcements, reviews/interviews
At our kitchen there's always a new dish & stories to share...
Blogging my experiences as a author and illustrator, character designer and storybook app creator.
Helping children's authors improve their craft, find agents and stay motivated.
writing illustrating reading children's books
Thoughts on writing and life
Various sketches, paintings, and doodles created by me.
Things I've learned and experienced on the road to my first book.
Interviews with children's authors and illustrators
Works in progress, completed and current projects.
The convergence of photography and writing.
Writing and book marketing tips and guidance.
I Blog about mental health, children's books and writing tips.
A place to share books, writing, and the better things in life!
My journey as a Visual storyteller.
creativity with a purpose
Process and Pondering All Things Creative.
Author Kate Messner talks about books, writing and speaking
How one book-loving mom raises three kids with heaps of books
My journey from aspiring author to published children's writer (knock on wood). PLUS ways to inspire lifelong readers, peeks into my quirky life, and resources for writers.
A little bit of this, a little bit of that.
Thoughts & observations on life as a wedding officiant, using ceremony
the art and inspiration of Illustrator, Katy Betz
A blog about my work, my daily life and my life in the forrest.
My blog is a mix of fitness, running, art and anything else I am doing in my day to day life.
A blog on living creatively and (mis)adventures of parenthood.
Sharing Louisiana culture, book reviews.
The adventures between the bookends of a Young Adult Author.
Writing and reading books for all ages
A site for book recommendations, info. for writers, and poetry.
Rukhsana's thoughts on writing and daily challenges
Each book I review has 3 pros, 3 cons, and a final rating of Buy, Borrow, Donate, or Destroy.
Children's and YA fiction and nonfiction about politics.
A blog about writing and reading children's books in the North.
All about me and my writing life.
News, art, and musings of illustrator/author Crystal Smalls Ord.
rantings about my foray into kidlit
Activity tips, and occasional monologue on the subject of children.
A resource to teach elementary math concepts with hands-on activities.
Navigating the new frontier of publishing for children
Characters, Comics & the ABC's of KiKi Han
All about my favorite books, writing and being a mom.
Picture Books, Literary Plush Toys and Fun Activities for Children
The official KiniArt fan page on Facebook.
My blog includes a gallery with illustrations made on watercolor inspired on children's dreams and my own dreams. Every illustration represents on my perspective a place where you would like to be. The blog posts are writen on japanese by the moment, but
A blog about art and illustration, and the business behind.
What's new with the Kitchen Club Kids & Bread and Butter Publishing.
A ramble through my brain and what's going on in my kitchen.
A creative blog about art, the creative process and photography.
From Aspiring Writer to Published Author
Creative projects and thoughts of author/illustrator Kristen Applebee
Reflections on art making,nature,faith
Project news, reference material, and thoughts on process.
Kim W. Justesen – Writer/Teacher/Presenter
Reading, writing, and raving about everything YA.
A place to find updates on current projects.
One aspiring author's road to publication
In spanish. A parenthesis between the notebook and the recorder.
Visit often for artistic inspiration - drawing, writing, painting
a blogging, writing, reading adventure
Illustration and Contemporary Fine Art News and Inspiration
Most topics are related to my love of writing, editing, and reading.
Updates on all things Larry including glimpses of work in progress.
Celebrating reading, writing, and life
A YA writer's blog where inspiration frequents.
Writing for children and funny parenting stories
Inspiration for the Writing Life
The weekly ramblings of a book lover and YA writer.
A place where I write about my art and other artistic influences.
illustration and fine art
American history and observations on modern-day life.
I post at irregular intervals, as I find topics that call to me.
PR tips for nonprofits & small businesses. Authors would benefit too!
Commentary on events of a literary nature e.g Festivals,schools
Engaging students & inspiring teacher librarians!
We Roar for Libraries
Follow along on my,so far, ill fated attempt to cultivate lichen.
Observations inspired by the view out my office window.
It's life, Jim, but not as we know it.
Regular contributor to Poetry Friday, among other adventures
Cat Fleming on writing, literature, relationships & this crazy place.
tracking the journey of a lil artist in the big beautiful world
Background on my graphic novel & related topics
A writer's journey with nature photographs and hiking posts.
This author blog features guest authors, musings about books, and snippets about life in Japan.
On Writing, Children's Literature, Early Literacy
Global art news, project updates, and gratuitous funny pictures.
Writer, theatre artist, educator and woman of many dreams
Discover yourself by expressing beauty and creativity in daily life
Follow along with Lisa's Bald Eagle Documentary™ now in it's 10th year. Come along as Lisa shares the stories of several pairs of bald eagles living in the driftless region, and all the wildlife she encounters, but mostly this is a blog about the lives of
Connecting life, excursions, and whatever inspires me to my writing.
A look at my writing journey, and commentary about life as it happens
A resources for parents and educators promoting literacy development
First grade, literacy, picture books and author stories to share
My adventures trying to figure out the pub. business, and book reviews
A children's literature blog with reviews and author interviews.
Four authors dedicated to "birthing" great manuscripts.
New and surprising photo studies each Monday of a Little Blue Man.
Blog about publishing my favorite Japanese children's stories
A photo a day from The Natural State
Redefining The Definition of Beauty
Thoughts that Cross My Mind when My Fingers Aren't Crossing The Keys
Writing, gardening, cat photos...
The writer's life in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Here is where I share some of my drawings and ideas. I love stuff back
musings and doodles from a children's book writer and illustrator
Musings on the arts of reading and writing literature for children.
Where seeds of thought have room to grow.
Site updates, news, Perfect Picture Book Fridays, shop updates, PiBo
Drawings and inspirations.
Ramblings and random thoughts on life's trials & gifts
A blog about writing and journey to publication
My blog is a journey through my writing life.
A blog where this new mom talks about whatever is on her mind.
Interviews and insights on children's literature
Essays on life.
Things that happen away from my writing desk.
Help for children's book buyers and writers
Mai life- the pathway to print!
Author, Sherry Ellis, shares daily stories of her life as a mom.
Mama Sweat is about finding fitness in the chaos of motherhood.
Because we all want to be institutionalized at somem point!
Blog to showcase some of my favorite sketches.
How Do Kids Learn? Power of Imagination for Digital Kids.
Children's Devotionals, Holidays, and Bible Stories
What's on my writing mind
News and insights on projects and publishing events
Info and updates regarding my work and illustration in general
The blog is a collection of my professional and personal artwork.
Observations and artwork about nature on Cape Cod through the seasons
Blog about current projects, life in publishing, school visits
A blog on writing funny fiction.
Exceptional living for parents, travelers and authors.
A YA blog that often delves into publishing, writing, and pop culture
An educational resource for teachers and parents.
My latest works, as well as musings on children's publishing, etc.
A rolling collection of current creative illustrative projects.
Blog of author and teacher Medeia Sharif.
I discuss books with themes that pertain to the well-being of kids.
A place where I talk about children's book writing, picture books I love and my art.
Musings on self-publishing, book updates, and lots of sharing.
Traveling Mindful Writer shares travel, writing, and mindfulness...
Beginner's blog with no direction yet!
Join me as I walk around Greece!
Where I share the simple beauties of life & my journey to publication.
A online portfolio of my Children's Illustration work.
Where all my drawings, process work and inspiration lies.
Writing tips and information about my writing journey
Historical memories, writings and discoveries of then and now!
Susan's comments on writing and other things that strike her fancy.
Lots of different ways mepainter drawings have been used, plus more.
Monthly reviews of books for young people, plus a weekly Monday Poem.
Where I post mostly watery stuff. Also books & kidlit book trailers!
a behind the scenes look at Children's book illustrator Terri Murphy
Selected "100 Best Book Blogs for Kids, Tweens, and Teens”, this blog is for Young People and Kids of All Ages. Author and Illustrator Melanie Hope Greenberg Goes Behind the Scenes of Children's Picture Book Publishing. It Takes a Community to Create a Pi
About writing and living in peace.
This blog will include my latest news and some exciting things :)
We're a group of writers exploring all things middle grade.
Parenting advice and reviews about authors and their MG or YA books.
Illustrations, character design and sketches.
This page is regularly updated with my most recent projects.
MG/YA book reviews, list of MG/YA books agents represent, writing tips
Art, poetry, writing and reviews in process and finished.c
Anyone can share my blog posts and comment on Twitter or Facebook.
super short posts, IF submissions and what inspires me.
Middle Grade book reviews (and other hijinks)
Directory of middle grade book and author blogs.
Process behind my work, progress of current projects, and news!
News, updates, projects, processes, sketches, and anything else!
Latest Paintings, Drawings, Doodles, News and an occasional photo.
illustrator, graphic designer, cupcake connoisseur
Oh geez, I don't know. Stuff about writing, my kids, random idiocy...
A place to put stuff that's too long for Facebook or Twitter.
Comments on Children's literature in Spanish.
The shortest fiction and poetry, social media approved.
Red Herrings or How Distractions Rule the Life of a Writer
Talking about writing and good mental health.
Author Mindy Hardwick muses about writing and the writing life
Gathering my thoughts about writing, publishing, and the rest
A Neko Picture
Random happenings in the life of a working mother of four.
A working girls blog by author and illustrator tammie Lyon
A children's author celebrating natural and cultural diversity.
Miss Opal is a small dog who lives on a big farm. She likes birbs.
This educational blog focus on literacy instruction for elementary aged students!
A writer's journey through parenting escapades.
Sketches and artings
A Weblog of Unparalleled Eloquence
Children's literature blog with reviews, author guest posts, and giveaways.
Musing on illustrating, art and exploring the Four Corners Region of U
Mad about children's books blog: reviews, events, writing tips, comps
Details taken from my book research
Culture, Food, News and more from Japan
Sounding board for life & process: writings/paintings/projects/people!
Yep, another momblog. Because I said so.
Original nursery rhymes plus stories inspired by Mother Goose rhymes
A female take on cars and motorsport
Nostalgic photos with commentary on my WV childhood.
Sketches, finished pieces, progress shots and needle felting
From painter to writer and all inbetween
tips to focus your holiday on what's important--love and family
The world of children’s books
Ms Annas adventures in making art.
Reviews of middle grade fiction and nonfiction.
Celebrating cultural diversity in children's literature
Author Emily Lim blogs about baby, being mum and books
An occasional blog on what I'm listening to, reading, and performing
Liberating the Music Lesson!
All things reading and writing
Exploring history, science, libraries and other amazing discoveries!
Book reviews, shared poetry, musings on poems that capture my heart
misc musings + happy tidbits of a children's author
Woofs of Wisdom and other Dog Tales. Appearing bi-monthly.
Current Artwork and Banter from yours Truly.
Parenting humor for those with short attention spans.
Reading and writing Children's Books, with an emphasis on Middle Grade
Portfolio blog-all drawings!
An eclectic gathering of thoughts concerning life, love, and writing.
A chemist's musings on writing fiction, castles, and, of course, chemistry
Mostly on writing, sometimes on life.
My journey as an aspiring-to-be-published author.
Musings, remembrances, tales of life, and fun.
I don't blog much anymore, but I love Pinterest! Come join me!
A player's thoughts about baseball ... by Bennie Bruno, "Bunt!"
I'm writing a novel. Come on the journey with me.
Preliminary artwork for both professional and personal projects.
artwork, work in progress, family, crafts, garden
Tales from the life of an author, single mother and movie fanatic.
Dreams that have come true and those yet to be experienced...
Finding humor in the things that drive us crazy
Event announcements and topics in children's literature
About the scary ins and outs of the writing life.
Books, books and more books you should be reading!
Sometimes craft, sometimes feelings, oftentime gifs, always writing.
Children's Book Illustrations
Includes tips on writing and my personal writing journey.
My books, events and a curious connection between writing and baking
Periodic posts about my writing career and helpful tips for teachers.
Eco-fiction reviews and nonfiction chat from author Nancy Castaldo.
Backyard Biology, Beekeeping, Books, and Boxes
Observations & encounters with fauna & flora in the Eastern Woodlands
New discoveries, lessons learned, unusual events.
Upcoming appearances, photos from events, progress on books
Ein Blog gegen den Diätwahn. The blog is an addition to my how to book
Discussion and information for writers
Nicola L Robinson's illustration blog, showcasing new work and ideas.
pages contain my projects, art classes, art exhibits, poetry, etc....
Picture Books, Author Appearances, Art, Crafts, Food
No Water River features children's poet interviews and a video library of poets reading their work.
Descriptions and images of my design process.
Process posts, sketches, and intermittent musings.
blog about parenting, publishing, type 1 diabetes, astrology, and more!
Visual posts with quarterly notes for subscribers.
Writing, getting published and never ever forgetting we do it for love
Sharing common struggles and triumphs.
Fine art, illustration and ...um...pandas
Book reviews with fanart!
1.) Really Bad Writing Advice 2.) The writing life
very short book reviews
A place where I put sketches, experiments, and works in progress.
Writing my world one word at a time.
My sketches and illustrations, regularly updated.
Musings about inter-cultural living
on faith, life, parenting, relationships, and writing!
New work, experiments, and images of work in progress.
News and comments related to the Meddybemps.com website.
A Penguin's View of the World.
Day to day life of a YA writer, with book reviews and interviews
A place for motivational posts, book reviews, & tales from the bayou.
Posts about words, books, and kids.
I write about writing and crazy DIY messes. I mean projects.
My writing journey, contest links, author promotions, and horses!
Official blog of middle grade and picture book author, Katie Sparks
Parenting, moms, children's activities, articles
A place to find inspired book choices for kids
Aruban author-illustrator's life and career challenges
Reading, Writing and Studying Children's Literature.
Musings about the everyday struggles of writing and publishing
A daily sketch blog inspired by total randomness existing in my brain
A tiny blog about the illustrations of Vanessa Brantley-Newton
A PLACE FOR PEOPLE WHO BELIEVE IN THE POWER OF THE WRITTEN WORD.
Book reviews for ages 12 and under.
emma d dryden's thoughts on the stories we tell & the stories we live
Blog tours, cover reveals, spotlights, reviews, and release parties.
verbal creations of David L. Roper
Arranger of words to make laughs, make love, make you mad.
Two parts book review to one part musings on what it means to be a wr
Sharing PBs and MG novels that help us navigate parenting and life
My thoughts about the writing and illustrating process.
My journey into becoming a children's book writer and illustrator.
This keeps me in the habit of writing and illustrating!
All about my fat cat, Fuddles' adventures and his wide food tastes.
A collection of my artwork, and also a hub to other sites and shops.
A story about a Brown Bear who dearly wanted to be a Panda.
A group of authors talk about the joys of writing and other stuff.
a blog of sketches, ideas and projects
A little blog for writers. Tips, treats, guests,and laughs.
Sharing resources as we try and raise our children as global citizens!
exchanging ideas to help children learn - posts for parents
Bite-sized advice on life, writing, baking, and other essentials.
Brings the past alive and connects readers to events that happened long before they were born
CHILDREN'S BOOK EVENTS, EXHIBITS & COMPETITIONS SPEAKING SCHEDULE
Ideas for making books relevant as a school librarian and as a writer.
Encouragement for writers, humorous essays on the writing life, and sharing of ideas, books and links to further our growth. Stop by!
Adventures in mommy-hood
Practical Parenting, Writing and Life
Thoughts on writing, reading, middle school and more.
All about picture books and writing PBs
Wilderness, Whisky & What's for Dinner?
words and pictures from a wild garden
Weekly inspiration and ponderings of Peggy A. Borel
Book Reviews, Writing Tips, and a Writer's Life
Short pieces by writing colleagues on writing, nostalgia, and dreams.
a sketch blog
PENCIL TIPS WRITING WORKSHOP is composed of children's writers and illustrators who have published in a variety of genres: picture books, novels, poetry, nonfiction, historical fiction, fantasy, chapter books, and magazines. As writers and illustrators fo
children's books, parenting teens, crazy books for kids, teaching
Follow the adventures of Penguin!
I'd rather be drawing birds.
Sketchblog of Author/Illustrator Elizabeth Rose Stanton
How I handle personal and professional challenges.
I blog about my work, past and upcoming events.
my illustrations, sketched, work in progress
Author showcases, book tours, reviews, and other fun stuff.
A blog about books, cooking, crafting, natural history, and more.
Anything related to writing for children.
An independent group of professional children's picture book authors
Children's book author, Danna Smith, blogs about her writing life.
Reviews and stories about parenting with picture books.
November is Picture Book Month! Read * Share * Celebrate!
A celebration of dance, movement and children's literature
No batteries required - powered by a child's imagination
The musings on art and children's book illustration by Nancy S. Miller
The blog is used to promote my book and other new indie books & author
My personal website with updates on books, reviews and author visits.
Celtic music, Celtic myth, Book reviews,Celtic band adventures
Plant Exchange is for plant enthusiasts and their plants.
On Books I like, my own illustrations, things I make, and great finds!
Suggestions for raising global citizens who respect and enjoy nature.
Funny, witty little anecdotes/musings surrounding young parental life-
A playlist of cool things for cool kids.
Ramblings of an aspiring children's illustrator/author.
I blog about the benefits and joys of movement for young children.
Being fully present, we find the magic and joy in the current moment.
rambling thoughts and occasional epiphanies .
Former journalist. Children's fiction writer. Sometimes I share ideas.
Kristin Hamilton and her husband are the founders of Red Heart Books.
Where Harry Pierre & PeTunia bring Parents together for Little Buddies
New work and occasional updates.
Just some thoughts about life.
imagination and illustration
Musings,news and thoughts on projects I'm working on
New posts twice weekly: mostly book reviews and author interviews.
Tying together poetry, kidlit, parenting, and advertising!
Creativity Spawned by Green Pencils & White Paper!
Education, Advocacy and Inclusion
Well, my ramblings.
My writings as a freelance designer.
my journey to becoming a traditionally published children's author
Children's Author Lori Mortensen's Adventures Writing, Rambling, and W
Thoughts in 100 words.
It's whatever I'm doing/thinking about at the time. Could be anything.
Find out if a published author thinks your story is ready to submit!
A place where you can read the first chapters of my books for free.
A teaching blog that uses books to teach writing craft
Book reviews and creative ways to instill a love of reading in kids.
I feature author interviews and essays related to dog or world stories
Reviews of my favorite picture books with links to lesson plans.
Mostly, a collection of children's book reviews by children.
A mélange of musings on middle grade literature and writerly craft
For parents, teachers and librarians, books & reading for kids K-5.
Roughly equal parts of book reviews for all ages and life reflections
Follow me on my writing journey.
Author recounts trips/events while marketing her books.
Learning about writing from the stories we love
YA (and occasionally MG or adult) book reviews and more!
on writing, faith, and family life
This blog explores what writers can learn about their craft from reading good books.
Blog covers illustration techniques, inspiration, stories of interest
Blogging about writing, reading & all things kidlit
Features to my portfolio, upcoming appearances, and a novel excerpt
Blogs about writing, illustrating, gardening, and house renovation.
The blog of one girl recovering from a quitter's life.
Leza's occasional blog on the writer's community RedRoom.
We are reflected in our writing and our writing is a reflection of us.
My experiences at Vermont College of Fine Arts and on Swoon Reads
The making of a children's book
A 6 days/week blog about becoming a writer. Posts topics follow a regular schedule.
journeying through life with the Gilmore family
The Writing Life of a Pop Culture Junkie
Sacrificing sleep and sanity to make you an instant expert.
Hundreds of resources in over 30 distinct categories.
A blog and web site for the Restricted Waters Trilogy
When you know better who you were, you know better who you are.
Writers Tips and Trades
A writer's perspective- Reviews, Reflections, & Creative Adventures
Daily updates in my areas of interest.
Articles with a multicultural and historical spotlight on Art and Lit.
Writer musings, teen angst, YA & NA book reviews.
Documenting life's ups and downs with honesty.
Inspiring others to live creatively!
A compilation of sketches and thoughts about drawing, writing and life
Sharing experiences of writing and illustrating for children.
Writing information and select book reviews.
Tips for writers!
In Pluto, Washington, "weird" is normal. Just ask Rodney.
All about books and reading.
We are a group of writers and book lovers living along Route 19 South in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Most of us are kidlit writers (every genre) but our contributors also include authors of adult fiction and nonfiction, an illustrator, and a couple of scree
About interactive apps and children's book publishing.
Inspiration and the Writing Process
Thoughts about Life, Love and Laughter, of course.
Illustration and general thoughts from the merry land of Otis & Russ.
I write about writing, books, growing up, and learning disabilities.
Hans Christian Andersen illustration anthology
Exploring the natural environment.
A literary agent talks about writing and publishing
News, interviews and reviews of about and from Sal Barbera
Blog is part of website, drawing hints, artists I admire
Offers writing challenges, insights on craft, with an occasional real characters and real plots.
Novels, art and life in coastal Maine. I review YA & Literary Fiction.
Writing tips and ruminations along the rocky road to publication.
My art blog, where I post finished and unfinished work.
A portfolio/blog combination of my work and what inspires me.
Advice on creating programs that kids, teachers and librarians love
A group blog by Canadian children's science writers.
Science discoveries, videos, and news in everyday language.
Articles and illustration about how to write and illustrate for childr
an ill-maintained source of promo, silliness, info, and opinion.
A site for book reviews and other writing
Parenting Twins - Writing Stories - Having Fun
Writing news, inspiration, and humor
Musings on writing and illustrating children's books.
a quirky lifestyle blog
A writing and illustration journey of self discovery, and other stuff.
Basic writing blog
A blog to inspire writers and creatives of all kinds. Writing tips, words of wisdom, and fuel for your creative journey.
Thoughts on picture books
Discovering the trials, treats, and treasures of writing for children.
The Genealogy of Eric Shanower--the histories and the mysteries.
Short illustrated posts relating to Elizabethan England
Information for parents on topics that are interesting and relevant.
Early Reader Chapter Books whose main character is a devoted dog.
An account of my journey.
Engaging, effective ways kids can put fear and failure in their place
Shannon blogs about writing and life. Sometimes she interviews authors and gives cool stuff away.
I blog about writing, history, farms, and art.
Works in progress and sketches.
A blog highlighting everything my hands can create.
Thoughts on writing with hopefully helpful hints and some WIP rants
Random thoughts and musings on art, family, health and life.
Musings of a roving illustrator
Book blog promoting quality kidlit via reviews, etc. Error list free!
Updates on my latest book, book signings and personal appearances.
Painting life and illustrations with a broad brush.
Blogging on books, writing, art, people, politics - and other things.
an eclectic collection of news, reviews, tips, & writing-life tidbits
Thoughts on writing, humor, geek culture, indie publishing, and more
A short(150 words)blog(posted by Friday)to help readers stay happy.
Update's of what I am working on currently.
My food pursuits
Art & illustration with a dose of backyard chickens.
Notes on finding the good in every day.
From querying to getting published, along with stories and reviews.
Easy science lessons and books
Writing, publishing, and social ills plaguing children in America
Music blog featuring pieces submitted by songwriters & composers.
Embracing the imperfect in life, visual art and writing.
Spencer Hallam posts work and discusses the art of illustration.
Sketches, illustrations and art projects
A group blog of thirteen authors who write YA/MG mysteries.
Latest sketches, demonstrations, articles and links to fun stuff.
Reviews of Indian and international picture books
A Space for the Young at Heart: youthful books, topics & community
Author information, book from seed to publication, photos, etc.
Topics in spiritual growth, love, relationships, and health.
As a childrens' writer, writing picture books is one of my greatest joys. But there is something I enjoy more than writing: reading with my family. This blog was created as a way to share my family's favorite books with you. The blog is updated weekly, a
Ramblings about the ups and downs of writing, reading and fandom.
The soulful impressions of an aspiring children's illustrator.
Alphabet Soup is for kids who love books and creative writing
Write, publish and promote | social media how-to videos for authors
Celebrating children\'s literature with reviews, views and more.
Finding the eternal in the everyday
Speech therapy & kid-lit - exploring language, literacy & literature.
Did I miss anything while I was at my career?
For girls who love to watch, play, read, and write about sports.
An art director looking creativity wherever she finds it.
a mother's heart - a teacher's mind - a writer's hand
@StackingBks, I review a variety of kidlit from Fiction, Non Fiction to Audiobooks and Poetry
Encouraging our progressive little thinkers to think critically.
Author Stephanie Keyes hosts new authors, books, and reviews.
About my artwork mostly
Let's Doodle With Words! Extracts, comments and other stuff.
Interviews and information from librarian blogger Jules Danielson.
Observations and experiences of an artist
Observations from my art loft on humanity, kindness, and the craft
cartoons, mostly drawn on sticky notes (what were YOU thinking?)
Musings on being a grown-up person who still has her sense of wonder.
Stories of Vermont and adventure: a wild writing life.
The Craft of Writing for Children
Gibberish from a writing, science, and juggling junkie
I blog my illustrations, studio news and articles about the process.
Writing Journal of Author Shelley Moore Thomas
Sharing passions for writing, storytelling, animals, and nature.
All about books for children and great stories to tell.
Picture Book recommendations for little people near and far
Stories that help children read, question, write and repeat.
A blog about early literacy, sign language & writing for kids.
my illustrations and sometimes some of my other artwork
I review children's books and write about my writing experiences.
A blog about my travels,occasional DIY projects,and recipes.
a Facebook fan page is my a Blog, I post new works end events.
A "cancer blog" and repository of reflections on writing and life
Daily sugar intake challenge
Sketches and latest drawings and doodles.
A journal of the progress of a not-so-starving artist.
There are stronger forces ruling us, such as everyday life.
Musings on my writings,interviews with other authora
Bits and pieces I am picking up along a writer's journey.
Susan blogs about the writing life, art, photography and often, dogs.
Something for everyone in the world of children's books
The social pagesreporter for the community of writers & illustrators
Use & abuse of language
Blog on sustainability, organic gardening and living lightly on earth.
The Magic of Writing for Children and More
A blog about anything and everything, but mostly about writing.
Life from a Southern Perspective
A running journal of my projects, activities, and events.
Exploring children's illustration, picture books, Blogger tips & more
Science and technology for all ages
A little bit of this and a little bit of that . . .
I post illustrations and try to be witty.
The writing process, writerly news and Japanese mythology.
Woman's journey through life extolling wisdom infused with humor.
See what goes on behind Layn Marlow's picture books for small people.
Children's literature, editor interviews, writing tips, book trailers,
My life as a children's book writer.
I celebrate storytelling of many kinds through photos and words.
My indy published collection of 3 YA fairytale retellings.
Art and sketches
My sketches, projects and picture book ramblings
A Writer's Journal
Sharing a little bit of everything about my illustration and the field
A blog about the Writing Process from Archetypes to Zombies
Author, editor, reviewer - on books, publishing, travel, life, love.
A blog for author interviews and short stories penned by me.
A blog for writers, readers, and kids.
Notes about a lot of stuff including book reviews, triathlons, tea,
T. and observation for tea and conversation.
A Room With a View.
Inspirational stories about real life that encourage the human spirit.
I run a book club for teens at the alternative school where I teach.
This blog features artwork I've done in the last few years.
My thoughts on life, love, friendship, politics, and anything else.
writing outdoor adventures
A blog for people to share stories about their amazing dads.
Teresa gives away business ideas for writer/entrepreneurs
Dogs. Dragon stories. Dessert. And things that don't start with D.
Stories written to raise awareness about children with disabilities.
Blog about middle-grade and young-adult literature
Bringing diversity to the bookshelves of all children.
a place to see what Jason's been up to lately
The sketches and various creative endeavors of a Chicago based artist.
A glimpse into my art, creative process, and favorite children's books
book reviews, author interviews, and extensive personal blathering
Thoughts, ideas, advice and art by author/illustrator, Lisa Michaels
A quick collection of my doodles, projects and various fine art shows.
everything and nothing about the AWesome life
A bunch of illustrations full of colors and dreams
Illustrations, Art and Life Snippets by Rosalie Street
Contrasts the advertising industry with publishin
Features author news and creative writing ideas for kids.
Ideas and resources for incorporating children's literature and learning into everyday life.
Writing, book reviews and all around fun!
A journey through the ins and outs of daily life, living with Epilepsy
A place to find my musings on writing and life
Let's talk books and writing, magic and myth, girl power, and hope.
A resource devoted to children’s literacy.
Thoughts on life as one of those "Creatives..."
A journal about race and perception in the U.S.
Reflections on life and writing inspired by children's literature
An online journal featuring art, culture and the occasional mermaid.
Cartoon images and characters with writing
The REAL danger of going to Starbucks? You might be drawn!
I create, share, and give away an original improvised artwork weekly.
Encouraging parents to make everyda activities, learning opportunities
I read children's books & talk about them.
art, writing, poetry, pholography
How to read with your kids and get more out of books.
Stories, Dreams, Imagination
Lizann Flatt's take on life as a writer...among other titles
"I'd have used my robot hand for good."
Following my journey of publishing while parenting.
Book blog centred around YA, children's and speculative fiction.
A catzowey way to start your day the Guido way!
The artventures and musings of an illustrator, artist writer.
Every week I post sketches, process work, and final illustrations
Commentary on books, travel, and trends.
Blog about food and art
The journey of an illustrator who decided to follow her dream.
THE IMAGINARY BLOG OF LYNN E. HAZEN, AUTHOR OF BOOKS FOR CHILDREN & YO
Children's book reviews, news + Q&As for The Independent, UK newspaper
A watery collection from my kidlit writing journey
An inside scoop of my struggles and successes with The Jungle of Rawr!
Welcome to the world of Karadi, the storyteller bear from India.
Interviews, book reviews, and writing tips on MG & YA lit.
Learning beside our kids
Find out what's happening at the Burney-Harris-Lyons Media Center.
Your helpful library ninja helps you choose the best children's books!
children’s book blog showcasing authors, illustrators, & their books
I write about what it's like to be in a lonely writer's head
Good Dogs & Good Deeds: Sharing how "The BooneDoggies", six dachshunds & their puppy pack, do GOOD in the world.
Young Adult Novelist Sherri L. Smith versus The Written Word
Fun prompts and creative tips for writers and artists
Artist portfolio and blog of Deanna Meyer.
It's my teacher blog. I use it to advise high-school students.
A helpful resource for Dads, Moms, and families everywhere.
Nina Laden's Musings on Books, Art, Writing & Life
Advice on being a children's writer: craft, marketing and more.
A Place for poetry, science, art, and historical picture books!
Daily writing prompts, timed! Write your response in just one minute.
A parrot explains it all for you.
Four Writers.Four Perspectives from Four Members of SCBWI
A random collection of penny drop type thoughts...
A celebration of all things picture books!
Unrefined,unapologetic blog about my relationship with picture books.
Re-learning to play transformed my art and life. Come, play, imagine.
I write about our adventures in learning how to become sustainable on a small farm. We have met some interesting characters along the way, have had some successes and setbacks, and love having the ability to grow our own food. It gets most interesting w
A blog full of hundreds of poems, poem mini lessons, and poetry ideas.
Writing tips, resources, guest blogs, reviews & more.
Chronicling the process of writing a middle-grade historical novel.
A group of eight like-minded women writers who are spreading their wings.
Navigating and plotting the liquid modern.
At the beach, everyone's sandy…
Christian blog with 9 members. Mostly YA content
A teaching series for writers
The popular number 7 has held special significance for 1000's of years
The SockKids help you find your missing socks
Walk in the shoes of professionals in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)
Reviews, interviews, spotlights, cover reveals. Just about any thing to do with reading and writing for children and teens.
Posts, contests, reviews and services related to children's literature
“In my opinion, books are the best accessory.”
Where family traditions are shared
The musings and adventures of Mehitabel and Ignatz, sometimes cats.
Humor, rhymes and cartoons about the effects of technology on society.
Caring for all cats big and small
Fascinating topics from my historical fantasy novel research.
Explore absurd new worlds of imagination. Books, stories and more.
My blog covers areas that I draw inspiration for my work from & news.
Behind the scenes look at HW's fantasy book series and its author.
Stories about food, place, and family
Covers aid, philanthropy, and daily life under military occupation.
A journey of wonder, inspiration, and passion.
A blog re. the writing process & reviews of artistic/literary events.
Essays on Masonry, Druidry, Writing, and life.
The Waterspell fantasy trilogy & other books by Deborah J. Lightfoot
Writings of stories, thoughts, and happening.
A little bit of everything from travel to hedgehogs to Downton Abbey.
Craft tips and industry news for writers of all genres.
Book reviews and giveaways, links for writers, inspiring quotes
sharing Bay Area dance through interviews, profiles and experience
A place where I blog about writing, faith, and the world around us!
A blog for writers around issues of craft and publishing concerns.
Book Reviews, author interviews, Book signing reports,writing tips
Learn about the children's book The Rainbow Pants.
Book reviews & interviews from picture books through YA.
Bringing a little madness to the world of kids' poetry.
Reading, writing, tentacles.
4 aspiring writers became rad friends at Big Sur and started blogging.
Musings about reading, writing, TV, movies and life.
Aspiring Author for Middle Grade and Young Adult books.
My thoughts about people, freedoms, media, and what's truly important.
My life-altering Thoughts, that don't always make it to the page
Group blog of VCFA grads who write for children and young adults
A blog featuring interviews, musings, and the world of kidlit.
Sketches of my illustrated life... words and art.
Aspiring author stumbling through her first novel.
Write about all things on books and children
It's about the books (and other things in life) that lift us up.
Tidbits about picture book and educational writing
The Art and Craft of STAYING a Writer...Inside and Out.
A true and honest account of pursuing a career in art.
On the joys of raising toddlers abroad
Mostly about writing, getting published, and self-publishing. Mostly.
Toni features her author activities monthly
Author, Tonia Allen Gould
Writing and teaching and occasionally jumping through fire
Books, Activities, Coloring Pages, Poetry and More!
Tracy Campbell writes about topics that will appeal to anyone who loves children and pets.
author | teacher
Parenting tips, educational news and children's activities
Blog about trees, arborglyphs, and parks.
A Blog About Nature and the Arts
A writing mom on the run
Sketches, illustrations, and works-in-progress
Reflections on expanded awareness.
A place for tweens to design their space with their personality traits
writerly tidbits for tweens and teens
The wonders of everyday wildlife.
A Meeting Place for a World of Reflective Writers
This is where I keep fans abreast of my continuing mis-adventures!
Tyler Parker is an illustrator and real human being
The nonsensical ramblings of a children's book author.
A Sketchbook of Reimagined Children's Books
Writing and illustrating for kids -the dream, the journey, the reality
Notes from a Southern children's writer about life, writing, and books.
Exploring those mysterious underlying forces fueling a writer's life.
Adventures of a children's book writer, mom and world traveler wannabe
Exploring the unmowed corners of the world
Picture books develop and extend literacy and love of reading.
Encouraging Messages of Hope and Inspiration
Building appreciation for ordinary miracles.
Assorted essays and short stories
Abou me and my creativity
A blog about staying inspired on the creative path. Tips, prompts, and exercises for writers, artists, and readers.
Writing, researching, and living paranormal fiction!
My online sketchbook.
Vegan lifestyle blog with recipes, ideas and more for "good" living.
Journey to become a published author and news on upcoming projects
Author page on facebook, with info regarding children's books.
Victoria's Tumblr: illustrations, sketches and news.
Thoughts on writing and other stuff
My heart is to spread God's Word, one whimsical illustration at a time
On Critique and the Writing Process
Kid's & YA Agents/Editors @ Conferences, Workshops/Retreats/+Online Wo
Write. Observe. Revise. Discover. Explore the craft & joy of words.
Reflection of my teaching and writing.
Short story posts, phiosophy column posts, book descriptions.
Musings on the life of a 40 something woman trying to remain curious
exploring the world of children's book trailers.
Picture book reviews, focused on the experience of reading aloud.
SFF reviews, personal posts and photos
The official blog for the Harmony book series for young readers.
Book excerpts, book reviews, personal writings, pictures.
The illustration blog of Duncan Wilson.
A peek inside the mind of a children's book writer; adventures in life and in the writing world.
About Me And My Books
Posts recent works.
A collaborative blog for writers and illustrators.
The Writing Life by me & the Stars of YA & Children's Literature!
Calling Women to a Deeper Life ~ with some posts on kids and crafts
All about Vanessa Roam's events, reviews, awards and other happenings.
Author Updates and Children's Literature Information
Worthy of your attention!
cartoons and commentary on life
My musings about publishing + middle grade and picture book reviews
Lots of fun discussing old radio, film, and books.
A place to meet monsters and follow their adventures.
Vonnie's journey as author-illustrator, + recipes & guest author posts
Musings of an Aquarius on books, writing, and life!
A peek inside teen life, literature and love.
About me. Where my books are available. Current projects.
Practical ways to enact your visions.
Musings on food, writing and travel.
Writing and illustrating for children.
Chapter updates and artwork
Creative non-fiction personal essays
Wonderings about kids, courage, kid lit, writing and life!
Recent works of mine in ink and brush.
I blog about my practice, creativity and books
Provides writing resources for teen and adult writers.
Web Log of Connie Vines, Author
I write a weekly blog about words & their etymologies.
Online Magazine of SCBWI British Isles
Author blog with news, writing information and illustrations.
The random thoughts of an arctic writer...
A showcase of reviews of modern picture books.
Six writers who love words and who read, write and critique together.
A place for ramblings and my art.
The human perspective on work, careers and professional development
Children's book writing, marketing, and all around interesting stuff
Illustration by Ambika Sambasivan
Wrapped In Foil specializes in children's nonfiction, particularly STEM-related titles.
A blog about the craft of revision with examples.
Living and writing in rural Oklahoma.
Writing advice on plotting, character development, pacing, and more.
Activities tied to my books plus tips for writers.
The place where Shelley writes about critique groups and writing
This thing, writing, is me finally getting it right.
Author and illustrator interviews, book reviews and my writing muses.
On Writing. On Picture Books. On Life.
Sharing thoughts, stories, and smiles to help kids love to write.
One author's thoughts on writing for children.
Short essays on the writing life and what informs and inspires it.
View Helen's online portfolio, read about process and kid lit topics.
Book Reviews, interviews, writing interests, travel, quotes
Reading like a writer: The teachers on my bookshelf
Share my thoughts on the writing process and offer writing tips.
A place to ponder books, as well as how the words get on the page.
Waking the Writer Side and keeping it "UP!"
Links to websites and resources of interest to writers.
KidLit site celebrating the not-so-average tween/teen ~ YA,MG,PB tales
The Alleyway to explore NA, YA, MG, & PB literature through interviews, giveaways, and reviews.
...easing the pains of the writing life, helping your dream come true
My general musings about writing and books.
A hub for writers, this blog tackles description and craft improvement
Following a writer through the process of finding her voice.
SCBWI authors & illustrators in a critique group blog about kidlit.
Authors and illustrators wild about kidlit!
Weekly writing tips posted by Cristin Bishara, author of Relativity.
Stuff to read when you're bored.
Insights and Images From Other Lands.
Writing topics for a writer's notebook. Updated weekly (aimed at gr 6)
My blog is about my writing experiences. I also have a Kid's Korner.
A blog about writing for children, book reviews and more!
Stories on parenting, life and writing -- with humor and grace
Picture book writing tips and inspiration, book reviews, and FUN.
Posts about reading & writing from creative writing teacher, author.
A place to connect with writers and reader's alike
A stay at home mom & author's adventure in writing & life.
A blog on the craft of writing words that stick!
Outdoors, Indoors, and from Within!
Two moms talk about reading, writing and life
Writing advice and author interviews
Humorous essays, book reviews, thoughts on the creative process.
A blog about overlapping geographies and writing books for children
Write. Love. Laugh. Journey. Believe
L. M. Quinn Writes mystery, murder, meyhem, and memoir in L.A. (MG/YA and multicultural).
writing a story line in different literary genres emphasis on children
It's an rambling thing of poetry and observations on life.
Thoughts about writing poetry, writing for children, and teaching.
Wyrmflight is for kids (and adults) who love dragons.
My Book Blog
Blogging on YA literature, with a special emphasis on gender issues.
group blog with other writers of young adult fiction
A process blog about making stories and illustration.
Writing, creativity, losing my spark and finding it again.
I turn a corner and see everything connected by little dotted lines.
sketchbook, notebook, altar, trail of ideas that pass through my art
illustrations + cartoons + sketches from max xiantu
About the NEW book,"Zephrum Gates & The Strange Magical Treasure"
The place where I talk about all things picture books and poetry.