Stories of loss and survival

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is not something I think of as a children’s book, but it clearly involves a refugee. But I could concede the point. And with recent UN reports of at least 60 million refugees in the world today, the topic is well worth a few more books. And not justContinue reading “Stories of loss and survival”

Kid’s favorites

May 4-10 is Children’s Book Week. And, let’s face it. Most of us wouldn’t be writers if books hadn’t grabbed us as children. Timid Timothy, The Kitten Who Learned to Be Brave by Gweneira Maureen Williams did it for me. I read that the day I got my library card and decided I wanted toContinue reading “Kid’s favorites”