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Book Cover Reveal: BLUE FLOATS AWAY by Grant Snider and Me

A cover reveal for the picture book BLUE FLOATS AWAY, by me and Grant Snider.

Exclusive Cover Reveal: Home is in Between by Mitali Perkins and Lavanya Naidu

A first look at the cover for Home is in Between by Mitali Perkins and Lavanya Naidu.

Book Cover Reveal: Zonia’s Rain Forest by Juana Martinez-Neal

Caldecott Honor winner Juana Martinez-Neal has a new book on the way – Zonia’s Rain Forest. Publishing in March 2021. Today we get a first look at the cover, but first, I had a few questions for Juana: Travis: What was the spark that led to Zonia’s Rain Forest? Juana Martinez-Neal: Hi, Travis! Thank you […]

Cover Reveal Q&A: Okapi Tale by Jacob Kramer and K-Fai Steele

An interview (and cover reveal) with author Jacob Kramer and illustrator K-Fai Steele about their upcoming book OKAPI TALE.

Exclusive Cover Reveal Q&A: Kondo & Kezumi Are Not Alone

A cover reveal for Kondo & Kezumi Are Not Alone, and a Q&A with the illustrator, Andrea Tsurumi

Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#20)

Can you name these 3 books based on their LEGO-fied covers?

Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#19)

Can you name these three books based solely on their LEGO-fied covers?

Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#18)

Can you name these books by their LEGO-fied book covers?

Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#17)

Can you name the book by its LEGO-fied cover?

Old Book, New Title

Giving an old book a new title.

Cover Curiosity: Bumps

Crescendo

Rare is the occasion when I can share a book for kids and a book for adults that give off that Cover Curiosity vibe. That’s what we have today.

Exclusive Cover Reveal: It Is (Not) Perfect by Anna Kang and Christopher Weyant

We are here today to reveal the cover of It Is (Not) Perfect by the Geisel Award-winning team Anna Kang and Christopher Weyant. But first, I had a few questions for them . . . Travis: This new book is about the meaning of “perfect”. Are you perfectionists? How did this story come about? Anna: […]

Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#16)

Once again, it’s the game that’s sweeping the country. I used this website to (virtually) create 3 LEGO book covers. They’re listed from least challenging to most challenging – see how many you can name. #1: Answer #2: Answer #3: Answer How’d you do? Previously . . . Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#1) Name That […]

Exclusive Cover Reveal: ORPHAN ELEVEN by Gennifer Choldenko

A first look at the cover for ORPHAN ELEVEN by Gennifer Choldenko (+ a Q&A)

Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#16)

Can you name the book based on its LEGO-fied cover?