I'm super excited to be hosting a BUSY-EYED DAY BLOG PARTY to celebrate the launching of Anne Marie Pace's newest picture book, BUSY-EYED DAY. I knew the the minute I saw the illustrations by Frann Preston-Gannon, I would love it. (Being partial to afro puffs, I really couldn't help myself.)
Dionna is a spinner of children's yarns, a weaver of nonfiction articles, and a forever-learner enrolled in the Institute of Imaginative Thinking. She is the author of ORCAS, a photo-supported book for 3rd to 5th graders that can be found in the award-winning Nature's Children series published by Scholastic Press. You'll also find her kidlit work in Cricket, Ladybug, and soon in Highlights for Children. As a freelance journalist, Dionna writes for Charlottesville Family's Bloom, a Parent's Choice winner. She's been an SCBWI Mid-Atlantic member since 2005, and the content editor of her region's SCBWI newsletter, the Highlighter, since 2017. Dionna lives in Virginia with her husband.