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A podcast that showcases the authors and illustrators of your favorite children's books. 

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Sep 12, 2018

Grace Lin, a NY Times bestselling author/illustrator, won the Newbery Honor for “Where the Mountain Meets the Moon” and the Theodor Geisel Honor for “Ling and Ting.”

Her latest book “A BIG MOONCAKE FOR LITTLE STAR” is a picture book that celebrates the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival and Grace’s American...


Aug 29, 2018

Libraries, minimalism, art and travel … how can you not love the life Stevie Lewis is living!

We talk about her latest book LOST IN THE LIBRARY written by Josh Funk, her transition to a traveling lifestyle and finding fulfillment.

LOST IN THE LIBRARY is a picture book about Patience and Fortitude, the two lion...


Jul 4, 2018

Liz Reed and I talk about finishing projects and finding success in your work.

For the record I don’t think my daughter is going to let me give away my copy of Liz and Jimmy Reed’s newest picture book “Sweet Success.” It’s a story about an ice cream cone who loves projects. My daughter loves projects and she...


Jun 20, 2018

Cale Atkinson and I talk about how he pushes himself to grow as an artist. His latest book Off & Away comes directly from his personal work to improve himself as an illustrator.

Cale is an illustrator and animator living lakeside with his family in Kelowna, British Columbia. His work can be found in children’s...


Jun 6, 2018

Joe Sutphin and I talk about his path to becoming a children’s book illustrator whose work has been compared to Garth Williams.

You’ve seen Joe's art in the NY Times Bestselling novel Word of Mouse by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein, Dr. Critchlore’s School for Minions by Sheila Grau and Raffie On The Run