Monthly Archive:: July 2018

Carmela Full of Wishes — First Review

Carmela got her first review, and it’s a STAR from PW. Christian and I feel so fortunate. Can’t wait to share this book with young people! Here’s the review:  Carmela Full of Wishes Matt de la Peña, illus. by Christian Robinson. It’s Carmela’s birthday, and she’s finally old enough to accompany her big brother

Brain Pickings on LOVE and So Much More

This weekend I read a post about Love that knocked me out. It was on a taste-maker site called Brain Pickings (you can read the post here), the brainchild of Maria Popova. She is wonderfully insightful about LOVE, but I went on to read so many other posts, and I’m blown away, and at