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Cover of On Eagle Cove by Jane Yolen, Illustrated by Elizabeth Dulembs

On Eagle Cove

Illustrated by Elizabeth Dulemba Cornell Lab Publishing Group (September 5, 2020) ISBN-10: 1943645485 ISBN-13: 978-1943645480 Once again, a rhymed book in the series about individual bird adventures around the USA.. A child and her mother spot a pair of eagles mating. They trek back several months later to see the eagle chicks in a huge …

Cover of Miriam at the River by Jane Yolen

Miriam at the River

Illustrated by Khoa Lee Kar-Ben Publishing (February 4, 2020) ISBN-10: 1541544005 ISBN-13: 978-1541544000 MIRIAM AT THE RIVER is based on the Biblical story of Moses’ sister, a seer in her own right, who saved her baby brother by putting him in a woven basket and sending it into the Nile River, where she watches over …

Cover of Emily Writes by Jane Yolen

Emily Writes

Illustrated by Christine Davenier Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (February 4, 2020) ISBN-10: 1250128080 ISBN-13: 978-1250128089 It is no secret that I am a huge Emily Dickinson fan. I already published THE EMILY SONNETS  (Creative Editions), MY UNCLE EMILY (Philome Booksl) and loads of poetry about her and a short story which won the Nebula …

What to Do with a String

The publisher says: “Jane Yolen is an award-winning author, poet, and teacher. She has written more than 365 books, including What to Do with a Box, illustrated by Chris Sheban, and the Caldecott Medal—winning Owl Moon, illustrated by John Schoenherr. The Educational Book & Media Association honored her

Cover of Merbaby's Lullabye by Jane Yolen

Merbaby’s Baby

This board book began years ago as a poem in a collection called DRAGON NIGHT & OTHER LULLABIES. From there it became a song with music by Lui Collins, a wonderful folk singing friend of mine with who I’d written many songs both for children and adults.

Cover of School of Fish by Jane Yolen

School of Fish — Series

This 6 book series, coming out two books a year for three years, began as a single book as part of a collection of board book manuscripts I had written under the collective title WATER BABIES. That collection of board books has yet to find a publishing home, but Jeff Salane, one of my editors

Cover of A Kite for Moon by Jane Yolen and Heidi E Y Stemple, Illustrated by Matt Phelan

A Kite for Moon

A lyrical book about a little boy, his obsession with the moon, and how he becomes an astronaut who gets to walk on the moon. And though the book is dedicated to Neil Armstrong, it’s not about him. It’s about desire, dedication, and hard work. In fact, the very things that created the book itself.

The Last Tsar's Dragons by Jane Yolen and Adam Stemple

The Last Tsar’s Dragons

So, I got an email asking for a short story for a new dragon anthology and thought: I am SO done with dragons. But no sooner had I said that aloud, then my traitor mind responded: “The tsar’s dragons were harrowing the suburbs again.” The next three or four sentences spun out quickly.

Cover of How to Fracture a Fairy Tale by Jane Yolen

How to Fracture a Fairy Tale

I was in my final year of college when the Rocky and Bullwinkle fractured fairy tale show was on so never watched it. (And my dorm had no tv.) The next year, living in New York City in 1960, working as an editor, again no television. By 1962 I was selling my own picture books and as far as I knew, invented my own kind of fractured fairy tales.