by Berrie Torgan-Randall
Berrie Torgan-Randall has been passionate about children’s literature since she was a little girl and has fed her desire by becoming a children’s librarian and by pursuing a career as an illustrator and writer of children’s books. Berrie has recently begun to send out her dummy book, “Queen Tess and the Big Mess.” Her website is www.berrietr.com.
SUMMER STARTERS: Looking for new writing/illustrating ideas? Is the weather hot, but your mind cool? If so, then check out these prompts from award-winning children’s author (and EPA-SCBWI member) Tony Fredericks. Ready! Set! Go!
- Peggy was having a perfectly miserable day—the most rotten day in her life. Then, she met Mrs. Smithton—an old lady with a really cool idea.
- The poison dart frog has skin so dangerous that native hunters use the poison to coat their hunting arrows.
- What if you had the power to fly? Where would you travel?