Lola Loves Stories has been selected as this year’s title for the one-book/one-state, Kansas Reads to Preschoolers reading initiative. Kansas Reads to Preschoolers is a statewide event, with the goal of having every Kansas child from birth to age five read to during the week of November 11-17, 2012.
To read more, go to the Kansas site: click here.
After some time away to refresh and recharge it's all go in the Alanna Books office. Suzanne Bloom's wonderful follow up to the prize-winning Splendid Friend Indeed is due any day. Copies will be sent out to reviewers and to winners of the YLG draw.
Meantime we're forging ahead with new titles -
Lulu Reads to Zeki will be available in paperback in Spring 2013, so we're working hard to get files off to the printers:
What Are You Playing At? - an exciting acquisition from France has been translated by Nathalie Jelidi and design can now get underway.
Chief Cook & Bottle Washer!
I'm Anna McQuinn, the Publisher at Alanna Books. We're a very tiny company, so I'm also the Editor, Foreign Rights Manager, Production Assistant, UK Sales Manager, Marketing Director... I write some of the books, design the information sheets, update the website, make the coffee...