Happy Birthday, Kevin Henkes!

Tomorrow, November 27, is Kevin Henkes’ birthday! He’s the author of over 50 books, most of which he has illustrated as well. He’s well known for creating relatable characters that deal with familiar problems in whimsical and engaging ways. I did a bit of digging looking for interesting Kevin Henkes facts, and here’s what I…

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Happy Birthday!

Apparently, February is the month to be born if one is going to become a really well-known picture book author. Take a look at all these birthdays! Judith Viorst—February 2, 1931 David Wiesner—February 5, 1957 Lucy Cousins—February 10, 1964 E. L. Konigsburg—February 10, 1930 Mark Teague—February 10, 1963 Jane Yolen—February 11, 1939 David Small—February 12,…

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