Celebrate Teachers & History with New Deborah Hopkinson Picture Books & Blog Tour

A Letter to My Teacher
Author: Deborah Hopkinson

Publisher: Schwartz & Wade (April 4, 2017)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0375868453

"A valuable lesson in empathy, internalized and paid forward."  —Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"Hopkinson’s moving epistolary text and Carpenter’s emotionally incisive flashbacks chronicle the evolving relationship between an impulsive second grader and her life-changing teacher." 
Publishers Weekly, starred review

This funny, touching picture book –the perfect gift for a child to give to his/her own teacher– celebrates the difference a good teacher can make. Written as a thank-you note to a special teacher from the student who never forgot her, this moving story makes a great read-aloud and a perfect gift for Teacher Appreciation Day or the end of the school year.

Independence Cake: A Revolutionary Confection Inspired by Amelia Simmons,
Whose True History Is Unfortunately Unknown

Author: Deborah Hopkinson

Publisher: Schwartz & Wade (May 9, 2017)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0385390173

*“Downright charming watercolor-and-ink illustrations invite close inspection.” —Kirkus Reviews

Starred Review, Publisher's Weekly

Celebrate American independence with this delightful picture book as you travel to Revolutionary America and meet the amazing Amelia Simmons: mother's helper, baker of delectable cakes, and soon-to-be authoress of the first American cookbook!

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April 26, 2017 - May 10, 2017

Date Stop on Tour Blog
April 4, 2017 Guest Posting Kirby Larson
April 25, 2017 Interview ProvatoEvents
April 26, 2017 Review Sharon Mentyka's Blog
April 27, 2017 Review Randomly Reading
April 28, 2017 Review Picture Book to YA
April 29, 2017 Review BookFaerie
April 29, 2017 Review BookFaerie
May 1, 2017 Review In The Pages Blog
May 1, 2017 Review In The Pages Blog
May 2, 2017 Review GeoLibrarian
May 3, 2017 Review Picture Book to YA
May 4, 2017 Review Three Books A Night
May 4, 2017 Review Kid Lit Frenzy
May 5, 2017 Review Kid Lit Frenzy
May 6, 2017 Interview Debra Kalb Books
May 8, 2017 Guest Posting LaurieThompson
May 9, 2017 Guest Posting Jama's Alphabet Soup
May 10, 2017 Interview ProvatoEvents
TBD Podcast Interview Inspired Parent Insights