Wow! what an amazing week! Mia @pragmaticmom and I started off Multicultural Children’s Book Day with a bang on January 27th!!! We had a wonderful blogtalk radio interview with Kori Miller from Back Porch Writer. There we discussed why we started Multicultural Children’s Book Day as well as the importance of children having diverse books… Read More Weekend Links-A Recap of the Wildly Successful Multicultural Children’s Book Day
Exciting news! Myself and Mia Wenjen from Pragmatic Mom have joined forces to create an ambitious (and much needed) upcoming national event. On January 27th, Jump into a Book and Pragmatic Mom will be presenting the first ever Multicultural Children’s Book Day. Why? Despite census data that shows 37% of the US population consists of… Read More Let’s Get Linky! A Multicultural Children’s Book Linky Party!
It’s time for Weekend Links! This is my chance to share with my readers all the wonderful and inspiring things that I have come across in the course of my weekly Internet travels. As everyone knows I am passionate about diversity in children’s literature. This week several very good blog posts came to my attention… Read More Weekend Links: Great Books, Spooky Sales and Cool Events
Have you seen this charming illustration by our friend Tina Kugler about some alarming statistics? I’m shocked, truly shocked by the statistics about diversity in children’s books. Fortunately I can say that we here at Jump into a Book love diversity and consider ourselves “global citizens”. Let’s celebrate diversity shall we… Read More Diversity In Childrens Books: Not as Common as You’d Think