Flower Talk Q&A with Author Sara Levine

Flower Talk

By Carol Hinz, editorial director of Millbrook Press and Carolrhoda Books

Spring is finally here! While flowers have yet to make an appearance in the Twin Cities, they’ll be here before too long. Speaking of which, do you know what flower colors mean? And I’m not talking about red flowers representing love! Read More

Blending Nonfiction and Fiction: 4 Recent Picture Books

fiction and nonfiction books

By Carol Hinz, Editorial Director of Millbrook Press and Carolrhoda Books

Once upon a time, I learned that there were two types of books–fiction and nonfiction. Fiction was imaginary, and nonfiction was true. And then I became a children’s book editor and occasionally found myself working on some very fiction-y nonfiction. Or is it nonfiction-y fiction? Read More