An interesting essay A is for Activist makes a cameo in.
The Millions : Fixed by Camel: On Gender, Books, and Children
1. Count weather among the forces that I move through life without fully understanding. On a recent frigid Saturday, a sharp chill hunted my joints through worn thermals and cheap gloves. Forget grocery shopping, not with the stroller, not in this cold. My 16-month-old son and I retreated to the lib…
"I was curious to see what our Minnesotan children really read! So I started asking around: 1. the local children's bookstores: Wild Rumpus and The Red Balloon and 2. the local libraries in 5 counties: Hennepin, Ramsey, Anoka, Dakota and Washington. These people were amazing and provided me with lists of their best sellers (the bookstores) and the most checked out books (the libraries) in 2014."
Non-Toy Gifts: Top 40 Most Popular Children's Books in the Twin Cities
I was curious to find out what books were the most popular among Minnesotan children in 2014. I contacted our local children's bookstores and libraries and here is the result.
Another really cool ABC book for your collection! http://baltimoregaylife.com/rad-american-women/
Book Review: Rad American Women
Book Review: Rad American Women 0 By Anthony Moll on February 26, 2015 Books, High Life This week, a children’s book taught me who designed the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C. And that’s okay. When author Kate Schatz began planning Rad American Women A-Z, a children’s A-to-Z book that exami…
Counting on Community
Living in community… it's a lot fun! Let's count the ways, let's start with ONE!
"Through a re-visioning of the anthology format, award-winning children’s book artist and author Maya Christina Gonzalez conjures a night journey within which to showcase 23 new and emerging diverse children’s book ArtistAuthors from around the world. Some share windows into future picture books, some poemas, while others share memories and short stories. All are inspiration for kids to tell their story, share their art and know that all stories are important, because all stories are connected."
Whaleheart – Reflection Press
Journey into the Night with Maya Christina Gonzalez and 23 Courageous ArtistAuthors The Heart of It Anthology #1 Paperback, 84 pages Written & Illustrated by Maya Gonzalez With 23 New & Emerging Diverse Children's Book ArtistAuthors Intended Audience: Ages 4-10/Grades K-4 By the light of the moon, t…
Another super sweet review: https://thepopculturejunkieblog.wordpress.com/2015/01/27/the-childrens-book-that-everyone-should-read-but-may-not-know-about/
The Children's book that everyone should read, but may not know about
Today at my job (I work at a library) I stumbled upon this children's book called A is for Activist. I asked my co-worker a question about the book and she said that she had been waiting to read th…
Cool interview with Martha about A de Activista on LATV (the interview is actually in English): http://youtu.be/m49IS2mgFe4
"A De Activista" presentada por Marta Gonzalez de Quetzal
Marta Gonzalez de la banda Quetzal presenta su libro "A De Activista" Visit our website — http://latv.com/ Follow us on Twitter — @EnLaZonaTV Like us on F…
Nice shout out from our long-time friends at Global Exchange!
A is Now Also for Activista and Aktivist!
A is for Activist, the “ABC Book for the 99%”, by longtime Global Exchange ally Innosanto Nagara, just keeps plugging along. Many of you will remember when we first shared it back in 2012 – it was a work in progress that Inno was about to self-publish (with Global Exchange design partners Design Act…