A whole lot of sparking going on: Paper Lantern Lit

Paper Lantern Lit is a boutique literary development company committed to quality fiction with a focus on novels for teens and young people. I recently chatted (Q&A with attitude) with Paper Lantern Lit co-founders Lexa Hillyer and Lauren Oliver to find out what they are up to. 1. You two are clearly having a blast […]

Sergio Ruzzier makes a list

Illustrator-author Sergio Ruzzier (http://www.ruzzier.com/) is making a list and he’s inviting anyone who’s passionate about picture books (for folks ages 0 to infinity) to list their favorite picture books from any time and and from any country. If you’d like to join other authors, illustrators, editors, art directors, booksellers, agents, and readers, please send him […]

Post-Frankfurt meanderings

What’s your flavor? Apps or dystopia? These two “words” were and remain on a lot of people’s minds at Frankfurt (of course, “digital” was huge, too, especially with the likes of Google Books holding court in Hall 8). But, until the end of the world, well, ends, we can look forward to more titles [yes, […]