Hi folks, I've gathered together a few tidbits that you may wish to check out.
Here is a great way to fritter time. Check out your recent books sales. Here's an article in the LA Times about the new Nielsen BookScan info available to authors on Amazon. Head over to Amazon's Author Central to find out about your sales. :)
You want to read a good book? The best book lists keep rolling in...
Here's the Best Illustrated Books of the New York Times: http://events.nytimes.com/gift-guide/holiday-2010/best-illustrated-childrens-books-2010/list.html
From the New York Times Library blog: Children's Books 2010: 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing.
Just keeping an eye on the emerging markets. Another article from PW about "Children's Books in an iPad Age". Want to check out a digital publisher? Here's one: Callaway Digital Arts.
Have you dreamed of going to Chautauqua and the Highlights Foundation Writer's Workshop? That dream can come true. Check out Chautauqua alum Vijaya Bodach's blog for an insider's story.