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Archive of posts tagged Kevin Henkes

Of Bridges and Things . . .

I spent summers on Cape Cod when I was a kid. And my dad did before me. As those of you who have been to Cape Cod know, the Cape Cod Bridge is a big deal for many reasons. There are two of them, of course, but we always refer to them as “The Cape […]

Videos we love . . .

Both Naomi Shihab Nye and Kevin Henkes were in town recently to speak at the Teachers College Summer Institutes up at Columbia University. Naomi premiered this video during her presentation to a packed house—enjoy! Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on FriendFeed Buzz it up Share on Linkedin Share […]

Virginia went to ALA and forgot the camera . . .

 . . . but luckily Lynne Avril had hers.           Lynne Avril is the illustrator of the young Amelia Bedelia picture book series, which includes Amelia Bedelia Makes a Friend. She lives in Phoenix, Arizona. You can visit her online at www.lynneavril.com.   Kevin Henkes is the author of novels and […]

From the Writer’s Desk

By Kevin Henkes Here I am on my first trip to Sanibel Island, Florida, in February of 1996. My son is nine months old. This past February marked my sixteenth trip to Sanibel in the same number of years. My son has a sister now. He’s sixteen; she’s thirteen. (He’s taller than I am, and […]


We’re enjoying this today on the 23rd floor, and pretty soon we’ll be enjoying this but in the meantime here are some BEA snaps. MIA? Daniel Roode and David Macinnis Gill who somehow made it through BEA without leaving any photographic evidence. Happy weekend. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook […]