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Entries in keiko (9)

Thursday
Jul132017

Comic: A Taste For Picture Books

Tuesday
Mar152016

Picture books create readers from the ground up. Don't rush children out of them.

"Picture books create readers from the ground up. Don't rush children out of them." - Jarrett J. Krosoczka.

Tuesday
Nov242015

Keiko: Thanksgiving

Monday
Nov162015

Keiko: Introducing Sendak

Saturday
Nov142015

Picture books are food for the soul 

Saturday
Mar072015

Keiko: Wild Rumpus

For more Keiko, see my Keiko comic archives.

Thursday
Mar052015

KEIKO: The First Time

Anyone else purposely slow down near the end of a really, really good book?

Also see my previous Keiko comics.

Tuesday
Nov252014

Comic: Being Thankful

 

I've decided that the girl's name is Keiko.  Haven't come up with a name for the baby yet, though.

Monday
Nov242014

Comic: A Quality Picture Book

A comic in celebration of Picture Book Month. Do check PictureBookMonth.com, where you can find daily inspirational essays by children's book authors and illustrators about the importance of picture books.

If you like my book-ish comics, I also post on my Facebook Pro Page and Pinterest.