Wednesday, October 14, 2009
He was at the ABRAMS offices to sign copies for the new book THE STOOGES
Sunday, October 11, 2009
But today is for celebrating. Charlie Kochman and I have been on a train since 6 am headed to my college town of Providence, Rhode Island for Jeff's first signing at the Providence Place Mall ( which was just being built when I was a sophmore). We are expecting a ton of people. It's going to be a long day. I'll be sure to post pictures ASAP.
Hope everyone enjoys the book.
#1 bestseller, Amazon.com
#1 bestseller, Bn.com
Read today’s, October 13, 2009,
“A wildly popular series that resists easy moralizing.”
Read the entire article by clicking or copying and pasting this link: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/13/health/13well.html?_r=1&ref=science <http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/13/health/13well.html?_r=1&ref=science>
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Just in, the October 2, 2009
“Everyone’s Favorite wimp is back.”
Read the entire article by clicking or copying and pasting this link: http://www.timeforkids.com/TFK/teachers/wr/article/0,27972,1926241,00.html
October 12, 2009, Publishers Weekly gives the series its 4th consecutive starred review!
“Kinney's gift for telling, pitch-perfect details in both his writing and art remains (such as the cursive script and cutesy content of Mom's photo album captions). No reason to think kids won't devour this book as voraciously as its predecessors.”
October 12, 2009, Book of the Day on
“Nods to reality add humor and depth to this title, consistent in style and substance with previous series entries, which fans new and old will savor.”
NPR’s Here and Now
ABC’s The View
Monday, October 05, 2009
This month's bulletin board features My Life in Pink & Green Scholastic Paperback, Wimpy Kid Catalog page and ABRAMS web site banner, Hereville interior page, page 28 color proof of Mama, Is It Summer Yet?, Laura Lee Gulledge's upcoming debut graphic novel Paige by Page, Secrets of the Cicada Summer paperback cover sketch by Amy Bates, Map of Italy —VACATION!, Just Like Mama original art by Julia Gorton, Title page sketch for La Noche Buena by Angela Dominguez and lastly just because I like looking at it John Hendrix's John Brown which has received 2 starred reviews and was selected into the Society of Illustrator's Childrens Art show on October 22nd.
Photography by Jonathan Beckerman