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DOZENS OF COUSINS (Cover, Trailer & 1st Review!)

DOZENS OF COUSINS (Cover, Trailer & 1st Review!)

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Dozens of Cousins (Published by Clarion HMH, and illustrated by the talented David Catrow.) is slated to be released July 1, but the first review is in already—and it’s a star. YAY!

Publisher’s Weekly says:  “An annual family reunion brings together a passel of carefree cousins in this joyful pairing of Crum’s (Mine!) comically heroic verse with Catrow’s (Have Fun, Molly Lou Mellon) equally rollicking pictures . . .  A triumphant ode to family in all of its messy, quirky glory.”  See the full review here: http://publishersweekly.com/978-0-618-15874-4 .

 

In celebration we’ve created a book trailer for those of you who want a closer peek. Enjoy!

 

COMING! July 2013 . . . published by Clarion.

2012: Shutta’s Summer Schmooze (in Rochester, Michigan)

2012: Shutta’s Summer Schmooze (in Rochester, Michigan)

If you’re interested in writing or illustrating books for kids, Shutta invites you to her summer schmooze. It’s a free-form get-together for SCBWI members and non-members alike.

This year the schmooze will be in Rochester, Michigan on Aug. 12, 2012 from 2 to 5 p.m.

More info is at: kidsbooklink.org. Or send me an email at:  shutta  (AT) shuttacrum (DOT) com for more info on how to get there and what to bring with you. Below are a couple of pics from past schmoozes.

 

Happy Writing!

Shutta