Cincinnati native and New York Times bestselling illustrator Richard Cowdrey has again teamed up with the Cincinnati Zoo for a holiday follow-up to the successful Fiona the Hippo children's book. He's in the studio with our Barbara Gray to talk about A Very Fiona Christmas.
Local illustrator and author Will Hillenbrand has just released his latest children's book, Santa's Story, in time for the holidays. He's in the studio with Barbara Gray to talk about the story and the feelings he gets when he's drawing the jolly old elf.
Local author Connie Bergstein Dow hopes her latest book will encourage children to find new and fun ways to get moving and stay healthy. She talks about her inspiration and format for From A to Z with Energy!: 26 Ways to Move and Play as she spends a few minutes with our Barbara Gray.
Acclaimed rock guitar maker turned children's book author and game creator Brian Calhoun has just released Little Joe Chickapig, a book about following your heart and your dreams, which led to an accompanying board game.
Author Taylor Barton and her husband, guitarist G.E. Smith (Saturday Night Live, Hall & Oates, Bob Dylan, etc.) along will illustrator Dana Cooper have created a children's book that integrates music into the experience.
Mike Norris is an author and musician whose newest children’s book is Mommy Goose: Rhymes from the Mountains. As he tells Lee Hay, the book includes 48 original nursery rhymes and illustrations by acclaimed Appalachian folk artist Minnie Adkins.