Sunday, February 26, 2017

World Read Aloud Day 2017

Thank you to Kate Messner for organizing the Skype visits for World Read Aloud Day. It was fun!

http://www.litworld.org/wrad/

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Friday, January 15, 2016

2016 Sydney Taylor Notable Book

Sadie and Ori and the Blue Blanket is a 2016 Sydney Taylor Notable Book


Monday, November 30, 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Pirate Boy - Chinese edition!


PW Review —Sadie and Ori and the Blue Blanket

“Both Korngold and Fortenberry are attentive to all that Grandma does for Sadie and Ori, making it all the more poignant when they return the favor as Grandma’s physical and mental capabilities begin to diminish” 


Publishers Weekly 

Monday, April 20, 2015

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

December High Five Magazine

I have a few illustrations in High Five Magazine this month. Here are a couple of illustrations from LIGHTING THE WAY, a story by Marianne Mitchell.


Sunday, October 26, 2014

Thank you...

...to the folks at Alazar Press, Flyleaf Books, the parents, kids and friends who stopped in. And thank you, Susie Wilde!

“Take a picture of your children with an author and glue it in the book.” —Jody Fickes Shapiro

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

I'm reading THE ARTIST AND THE KING...

at Flyleaf Books on Oct. 25th at 11am. Publisher and milliner extraordinaire, Rosemarie Gulla will be there also, demonstrating how to create a Maid Marian/Daphne-style hat. Hope to see you there!



Thursday, September 4, 2014

Feeling blah? Looking for a little inspiration?

Then stop by the CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATION Facebook page! Shelley and I have posted a lot of work by some truly talented artists.
https://www.facebook.com/childrens.illustration.9

Friday, August 29, 2014

CBC Meet the Author/Illustrator Column

If you're a school librarian, look for my essay in Knowledge Quest (September/October). Thank you, editors of Knowledge Quest!  http://www.ala.org/aasl/sites/ala.org.aasl/files/content/aaslpubsandjournals/knowledgequest/docs/TOC_SeptOct2014.pdf

Or you can go here: http://www.cbcbooks.org/about/knowledge-quest/ Many thanks to the Children's Book Council.