Research has been saying for years that children need to play not just because it’s fun (and shouldn’t they have fun?), but also because they learn through play.
Author Archives: Krista Brock
First Book Trailer Release
Coming Soon: A New Kind of Picture Book for Creative Children. View a short trailer in advance of the book release.
Children’s Literature Past and Present: What’s Changed?
The world’s largest library, the U.S. Library of Congress recently made a collection of historic children’s books publicly available online. These relics from the past, some of which are 100 years old, would likely not be viewed by children today, but now anyone can view these children’s books for free online. All of the booksContinue reading “Children’s Literature Past and Present: What’s Changed?”
Our Lives in Barcelona: Things We’ve Learned So far
We’ve been living in Barcelona for a few months now, and we’re learning all the important things, like how to say “thank you,” “good morning,” and “doughnut” in Spanish and Catalan, that sandwiches are a breakfast food, and restaurants don’t serve dinner until it’s our bedtime. We’re also learning other important things like howContinue reading “Our Lives in Barcelona: Things We’ve Learned So far”
On Becoming an Author
There are people who impact our lives in major ways with seemingly small actions. My kindergarten teacher is one of those people for me.