Monday, February 6, 2012
The incredible National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature in Abilene, TX will be hosting a retrospective exhibit of Dan Yaccarino's 20-years in children's books. The festivities begin on February 9.
Posted by Dan Yaccarino's Blog at 3:59 AM
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Monday, January 23, 2012
Thursday, January 12, 2012
At The Horn Book blog “Calling Caldecott” there is attention, appreciation, and medal speculation for two Book Maker’s Dozen titles: Blackout, by John Rocco, and Tweak Tweak, written by Eve Bunting, illustrated by Sergio Ruzzier.
Congratulations, John and Sergio, and good luck!
Monday, December 19, 2011
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Sophie Blackall will be at the Brookline Booksmith on Dec. 15 at 7pm to sign copies of Missed Connections: Love Lost & Found, a collection of her work. The Boston Globe’s Love Letters and the Booksmith are celebrating her visit by collecting local missed connections listings and hosting a party for readers at Finale in Brookline following the signing.
Monday, December 12, 2011
Please come out on Sunday at 11am to BookCourt join John Rocco and Pulitzer Prize winning novelist, Jhumpa Lahiri, for a special reading and signing of Blackout and The Flint Heart. This event will benefit the Brooklyn Waldorf School Library.
Posted by John Rocco at 8:47 AM
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
I will be giving a presentation on my work in children's books, television, character design and commercial illustration on Monday October 24 at 6:30 at The Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC. Admission is free! Hope you can make it.
For more info click here.
Posted by Dan Yaccarino's Blog at 8:18 AM
Thursday, October 13, 2011
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Selina Alko's EVERY-DAY DRESS-UP pubs today. Hip Hip Hooray!
Kirkus Reviews calls it, "a happy antidote to the princess plague".
For a preview of this girl power book, view Selina's book trailer:
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Word bookstore in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, this Thursday, October 6th at 7pm to celebrate the launch of Missed Connections, Love, Lost and Found, my first illustrated book for grown ups. You can listen to a podcast about the project on NHPR here, see a slideshow on the Huffington Post here, or if you have your own Missed Connections experience, you can enter Time Out New York's competition here to have your story illustrated!