More happy news! Jane’s second picturebook, A Good Day for Ducks, will be released on September 21, 2018. Like Wild One, A Good Day for Ducks is illustrated by Noel Tuazon and published by Pajama Press.
You can find a sneak peek of A Good Day for Ducks on Jane’s instagram, @raincitylibrarian.
We can’t wait until September. Congratulations, Jane!
Congratulations to Nafiza! Nafiza’s debut novel, The Candle and the Flame, has been acquired by Scholastic. Mark your calendars: this gem is coming out in 2019. The photo, taken from Publishers Weekly’s Rights Report for the week of April 9, reads: Lisa Sandell at Scholastic has acquired Nafiza Azad’s debut, The Candle and the Flame. Set in […]
Congratulations to Yash, who successfully defended her thesis today! As far as we know, Yash is the first person who has ever applied (and adapted) Thing Theory to speculative children’s literature, and her explanation of this complicated theory was wonderfully clear. It was an excellent defence. Well done, Yash!
Congratulations to Nafiza, who successfully defended her master’s thesis today! It was a wonderful defence. All the best to you, Nafiza! You put a lot of work into crafting your thesis, and I (for one) thoroughly enjoyed hearing what you have written. Congratulations!
The Never Heard Before Genesis Story It was a rainy afternoon (I actually don’t remember but the default fall/winter weather here in Vancouver is rainy) when I got an Idea! If you know me, I often get ideas and some of them are actually not nonsense. We were sitting, I believe, in the fancy grad […]
This has been a long time coming and I apologise for not doing this sooner, Stephie. But last April, Stephie successfully defended her thesis and graduated with her Masters. And today, Janet successfully defended hers! So congratulations, you guys. You worked hard. You deserve all the bestest. Yash and I still persevere.