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Lauri Fortino

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Lauri Fortino is the author of The Peddler’s Bed, a children’s picture book illustrated by Bong Redila and published by Ripple Grove Press. Besides writing picture books, Lauri works as a library assistant in her local public library. She has a degree in Library and Information Services. She is a strong supporter of library and literacy initiatives. She features a weekly Picture Books At The Library listing on her blog, Frog On A Blog, which also offers book reviews, author/illustrator interviews, and teacher’s resources. She enjoys spending time with her husband Chris and their dog Java at their home in Syracuse, NY.

Follow Lauri on Twitter, Facebook, and Goodreads, or follow her blog, Frog on a Blog, at www.frogonablog.net.
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Lauri Fortino I will often read and reread everything I have written for that story, up to that point where I got stuck, over and over again. I work on polishing up…moreI will often read and reread everything I have written for that story, up to that point where I got stuck, over and over again. I work on polishing up what I've already got down on paper until I get unstuck. That usually does the trick. If it doesn't, then there's a good chance I’m done for the day.(less)
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Please welcome Regan Macaulay! Regan is the author of several children’s picture books. Her latest Libby the Lobivia Jajoiana is officially out today! Isn’t that cover adorable?! Happy Book Birthday Regan and Libby!





“This childrenʼs picture book is about Libby, a lonely cactus plant who has trouble believing in herself. However, when lovely, confident Violet moves in next to her on the wind

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Please welcome Regan Macaulay! Regan is the author of several children’s picture books. Her latest Libby the Lobivia Jajoiana is officially out today! Read more of this blog post »
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A Journey Toward Hope by Victor Hinojosa
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The Nest That Wren Built by Randi Sonenshine
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Playing Possum by Jennifer Black Reinhardt
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Izzy and Frank by Katrina Lehman
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Every Little Letter by Deborah Underwood
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More of Lauri's books…
“Literacy is the jump-off point from which all of life's successes take flight.”
Lauri Fortino

“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,
Nothing is going to get better. It's not.”
Dr. Seuss, The Lorax

“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
Jorge Luis Borges




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