☕ CUPPA OF CHOICE: Coffee (aka “writer fluid”) should be hot, strong, slightly sweet, and with a dash of half-and-half leaving it the color of a paper bag.
☕ HOT OFF THE PRESSES: Picture book: Three Hens and a Peacock, illustrated by Henry Cole (Peachtree Publishers, 2014). Professional book: Writers ARE Readers: Flipping Reading Strategies into Writing Opportunities, co-author with Reba M. Wadsworth (Heinemann, August 2015).
☕ FAVE FOODIE CHILDREN’S BOOK: Saturdays and Teacakes, illustrated by Chris Soentpiet (Peachtree, 2004).
☕☕ JUST ONE MORE SIP: Check out Mammaw Thompson’s Teacakes recipe!
☕☕☕ CAN’T GET ENOUGH: Book Trailer for Three Hens and a Peacock:
☕☕☕☕ STILL THIRSTY: Lester offers tips for effective read alouds.
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