Tag: Toni Buzzeo

Sharing a Read-Aloud Between Grandparents and Grandchildren

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
Sharing a Read-Aloud Between Grandparents and Grandchildren

Do you have grandmother memories that you treasure? I have so many, and luckily for me, as I launch my new picture book, My Bibi Always Remembers, about a grandmother elephant and her little grandbaby, I have a reason to revisit them all!

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6 New Books for Father’s Day

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
6 New Books for Father’s Day

Made by Dad: 67 Blueprints for Making Cool Stuff By Scott Bedford Age Range: 5 – 99 Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: Workman Publishing Company (May 7, 2013) Star Wars: Vader’s Little Princess  By Jeffrey Brown Age Range: 4 and up Hardcover: 64 pages Publisher: Chronicle Books (April 23, 2013) My Dad Is the Best Playground  By Luciana Navarro Powell Age Range: 0-4 Board […]

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Just Like My Papa by Toni Buzzeo | Giveaway

| June 3, 2013 | 3 Comments
Just Like My Papa by Toni Buzzeo | Giveaway

Enter to win a copy of Toni Buzzeo’s Just Like My Papa; illustrated by Mike Wohnoutka. “With its rhythmic text, dramatic moments on the African plain, and playful times for cub and papa, this book will make a perfect read-aloud for family sharing.” Giveaway begins June 3, 2013, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends July 2, 2013, […]

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A Picture Book That Celebrates Fathers: Just Like My Papa by Toni Buzzeo

| June 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
A Picture Book That Celebrates Fathers: Just Like My Papa by Toni Buzzeo

As a former children’s librarian, I know the power of picture books to enchant and instruct their young readers. So I take seriously my task of communicating accurate information about the animal characters I create while also addressing the themes I have in mind for my stories.

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Interview with Toni Buzzeo

| May 2, 2012 | 2 Comments
Interview with Toni Buzzeo

Toni Buzzeo, MA, MLIS, is a New York Times bestselling author as well as a career library media specialist. She writes picture books for children as well as many professional books and articles and lives on a colonial farm in Maine.

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Giveaway: Stay Close to Mama

| May 2, 2012 | 6 Comments
Giveaway: Stay Close to Mama

Enter to win an autographed copy of Stay Close to Mama by Toni Buzzeo.

Preschoolers will relate to Twiga’s desire for independence in this gorgeously illustrated picture book about baby giraffe that is oh so curious. This story of a mother’s love will soothe and delight readers of all ages.

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That’s a wrap: Author and Illustrator Interviews of 2009

| January 7, 2010 | 1 Comment

Let’s take a trip down memory lane and revisit the authors we met in person and via e-mail during 2009 …

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Blog Tour: Toni Buzzeo Explores “Historical Fiction”

| June 24, 2009 | 2 Comments

By Toni Buzzeo Published: June 24, 2009 Blog Tour, Day 3: Toni Buzzeo explores historical fiction and its influence on her writing. As a writer for children, I love to explore historical fiction topics. But when I was a child, history was not the playground that it is for me now. Little wonder.  The single […]

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