Make your picture book shine

How to make a picture book shine

Katrina Germein interview Today’s guest is an award-winning author of picture books and only picture books. She is super passionate about the genre that she won’t write anything else. Don’t even bother asking her. It‘s picture books that make her heart sing. And, her own picture books have been described as ‘love-filled’, ‘goose-bumpling’, and ‘achingly […]

Learning to write picture books

Learning to write picture books with Jennifer Ennion

Learning to write picture books with Jennifer Ennion Today’s guest is an award-winning journalist who has recently turned her hand to writing picture books. She’s an experienced writer who has discovered an obsession for picture books, but as many people know, picture book writing is a skill all to itself. So, she’s popped in today […]

Positive Role Models and Conquering Self Doubt

Jaclyn Moriarty interview

An interview with Jaclyn Moriarty Welcome to a Saturday morning addition of Reading with a chance of tacos. Today, we look at the amazing journey of someone from a successful writing family, the influence positive role models can have on your career, conquering self-doubt, or at least getting the balance right, and what it takes […]

Finding a winning idea for a picture book

An interview with Sarah Speedie Today’s guest is the author of a brand new picture book set to take the country by storm. When she set out to write books for kids, she was advised by publishers that she needed something more than a good story, she needed a winning concept. And, that’s exactly what […]

Anzac Girl – interview with Kate Simpson

Anzac Girl interview with Kate Simpson

Today’s guest is a picture book author, a podcast host and incurable bookworm. She loves books about women who change the world. And, why wouldn’t she, her great-grand mother was one such amazing woman. So much so, that Kate’s latest book, titled, Anzac Girl is all about her great-grand mother. To tell us all about […]