Grammy Nominees for Best Children’s Album: Bay Area resident José-Luis Orozco was among the nominees for the upcoming Grammy Awards, in the category of Best Children’s Album. The awards will be announced on February 15, 2016. Here is the list of nominees in that category:
José-Luis Orozco, ¡Come Bien! Eat Right!
Gustafer Yellowgold, Dark Pie Concerns
Tim Kubart, Home
Lori Henriques, How Great Can This Day Be
Molly Ledford & Billy Kelly, Trees
Thacher Hurd – Berkeley Artist in Residence: Children’s book author/illustrator Thacher Hurd is celebrated by Berkeley: www.berkeleyside.com/2015/12/07/berkeley-artist-in-residence-thacher-hurd/ .
Publishers’ Weekly Article on Author Childhood Favorites: Check out this great Publishers’ Weekly article where authors name their favorites when they were kids – www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/childrens/childrens-authors/article/68780-children-s-authors-share-their-favorite-childhood-books.html?utm_source=Publishers+Weekly&utm_campaign=4550ca49a4-UA-15906914-1&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0bb2959cbb-4550ca49a4-304449365#path/pw/by-topic/childrens/childrens-authors/article/68780-children-s-authors-share-their-favorite-childhood-books.html?utm_source=Publishers+Weekly&utm_campaign=4550ca49a4-UA-15906914-1&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0bb2959cbb-4550ca49a4-304449365 .