Thank you to all who attended My Dog Teny Book Release Reception at JCCCNC! Here are some photos of the event. We had a great turnout thanks to the JCCCNC staff and the Osaki family for working to get the word out. Thank you to family, friends and fans of my illustrations and books. I […]
For all you audible.com subscribers here’s one more book to add to your cart! Listen to A Place Where Sunflowers Grow both in English AND Japanese! Thank you Children’s Book Press and audible.com as well as narrators Elaina Erika Davis and Akiko Hiroshima for doing such an impressive job! Related blog post: Elaina Erika Davis… […]
The previous blog entry A Sunflower Sighting… reminded me of another “sighting” brought to my attention years ago by Susan Griffith, Chair of the Jane Addams Children’s Book Award Committee. Following is the email she sent back in January 11, 2008 in response to another email from Yuya Honda, director of ‘Dreams&Hopes’ Art Project in […]
Although it has been 4 years since A Place Where Sunflowers Grow was released… it continues to have a life of its own!! It pleases me to see it sprout up from time to time. Thanks Rena-chan! And of course all those at San Francisco Main Library Children’s Center.