This December, I’m doing a fun “Book Blog Tour” to promote my latest book, TWENTY-TWO CENTS: MUHAMMAD YUNUS AND THE VILLAGE BANK (Lee & Low Books 2014). I’ll be updating this blog regularly with more details on each blog tour date!
– December 3, 2014 – STACKING BOOKS BLOG
This guest blog features a Q&A interview plus a sneak peek at the book’s art work! Stacking Books blog promotes articles and reviews for parents, teachers, caretakers and anyone passionate about children’s literature.
Direct Link: http://www.stackingbooks.com/?p=3591
– December 8, 2014: MARGO DILL BLOG
This guest blog features a behind-the-scenes look at how a non-fiction picture book biography is sculpted from a shapeless block of research.
Direct link: http://www.thelitladies.com/muhammad-yunus/
– December 9, 2014: PRAGMATIC MOM BLOG
This guest blog includes a list of some of my favorite non-fiction picture book biographies and how reading these books helped me write my latest book.
– December 10, 2014: GEO LIBRARIAN BLOG
This guest blog is my unique take on why we need more diverse books in literature using some visual examples from my own childhood.
– January 3, 2015: MITALI PERKINS BLOG
Awesome kid lit author Mitali Perkins does an in-depth interview with me about the behind-the-scenes research and approach to 22 CENTS.
– FUTURE BLOG TOUR DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED AT THESE SITES BELOW:
Caryn Schafer, Three Books A Night, http://www.threebooksanight.com
To find out the latest breaking news on my December 2014 Book Blog Tour, please follow me on Twitter @paulayoo!
For more info on my latest book, go here: http://paulayoo.com/portfolio/twenty-two/
For more info on my latest book at my publisher’s website, go here: https://www.leeandlow.com/books/2851
For a Teacher’s Guide on my book, go here: https://www.leeandlow.com/books/2851/teachers_guide
For a Lee & Low interview on my book, go here: https://www.leeandlow.com/books/2851/interviews