Read all about MotherReader's Summer Contest for Cassie Was Here. Check out her follow-up post Summer Poem, Summer Contest, too!
Nancy at Journey Woman is also having a contest to celebrate her first anniversary as a blogger. Check out the contest rules here.
The Poetry Friday Roundup for July 20th is at Mentor Texts & More.
The Play's the Thing! July 2007 Carnival of Children's Literature is at Saints and Spinners.
The next edition of The Edge of the Forest will soon be published.
Check out the new photos and updates in Joyce Sidman's nature journal Nesting with Robins.
Anna Alter, one of the Blue Rose Girls, shows us a work-in-progress from her future book What Can You Do with an Old Red Shoe. See how Anna went from this sketch of a bunny
to this final draft of a full color illustration.
Thanks for letting us in our your artistic process, Anna!