Question: is there anything thatís more fun than talking about picture books?
Answer: No. For the purposes of this blog, the correct answer is no. In general, though, the answer is this: dogs.
On December 6th, Grace Greene (Childrenís Consultant, Vermont Department of Libraries) and I will be at VCFA hosting/presenting our 16th Mock Caldecott. We first did this many years ago, before most of you were born, my children, but I donít remember when. Okay, it was 1989. The pattern we set up then still holds, and while I was working at the Vermont Department of Education (17 years) it became my favorite professional event.