Tagged with Children’s Author

Daniel Handler on Lemony Snicket

Although I may have complicated feelings about A Series of Unfortunate Events (yes, I did read ALL thirteen books, yes, I do regret doing so), there’s still a lot to admire in the series’ creator, Daniel Handler, foremost being his scintillating wit. I thought you might enjoy this video interview he did with Publisher’s Weekly. … Continue reading

Farewell to Maurice Sendak

Farewell to Maurice Sendak

I wanted to do a post in honor of Maurice Sendak, who died today at the age of 83, after a lifetime of writing and illustrating. I grew up reading and loving his books alongside countless other kids around the world, and as an adult grew to appreciate his bizarre and imaginative work even more. … Continue reading