Calling all Children’s Book Fans! Turtle’s Softcover Giveaway Contest is now open! Would your class, scout troop, group, or club like to win a set of “Turtle’s First Winter: A Read and Find Storybook“? Tell me why! To enter, post a video or picture(s) with a brief explanation letting me know why your group should… Continue reading Turtle’s Softcover Giveaway Contest
Hello Turtle Fans! Cyber Monday Sale! Hardcovers $15 and Softcovers $10! (Plus tax and shipping.) Click Here to Purchase! Don’t forget to add an inscription to your order to make a personalized gift for the holidays! Any questions, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Happy Shopping!
Hello dear friends! Two quick updates. First, here’s a sneak peak at Octopus from my upcoming book “Orly and Octopus”! Second, for those of you expecting “Orly and Octopus” to splash onto the literary scene in the next couple months, I must inform you that I’ve decided to delay the release….but it’s for a wonderful… Continue reading Octopus Update and More
Orly and Octopus’s world is jumping from imagination to print! Here are some minor elements from this upcoming book. More at https://saravidetto.com/in-the-works. #amwriting #kidlitart
For this year’s Multicultural Children’s Book Day, (more at #ReadYourWorld), I was given the pleasure of reviewing, “Goldy Luck and the Three Pandas” written by Natasha Yim and illustrated by Grace Zong. From the very first page, Ms. Yim’s words will have you smiling and Ms. Zong’s pictures will bring your smile to a chuckle or… Continue reading Goldy Luck and the Three Pandas #ChineseNewYear #ReadYourWorld #KidLit
Calling all Turtle fans! “Springtime with Turtle” is now well underway! When Bear and Turtle wake up from hibernating, Bear is devastated to find that his favorite berry bush is damaged. He is so sad. He loses control of his emotions and roars so loudly he even blows Wise Owl right over! Find out how… Continue reading 2nd Turtle Book!
My favorite part of being an Author/Illustrator is doing author events. Here are a few pictures! For current and past event flyers, visit www.saravidetto.com/author-visits.
How an animal hibernates or brumates depends on many things including what specific type of animal it is and the environment around it. For example, a box turtle living in an icy, cold forest will act differently in winter than a snapping turtle living in warm water. It also depends on how one defines hibernation.… Continue reading Turtles, Hibernation, Brumation and More!
An inquisitive student asked me how a book is made. Such a great question! I found this great video from Bookmobile who is the printer who prints “Turtle’s First Winter.” Follow the link below to view the video! http://www.bookmobile.com/book-produc…/short-run-hardcovers
Did you know Turtle loves yoga? It’s true! Word on the mat is The Peacock is his favorite pose. He’s looking forward to joining Bloom Yoga and Wellness at their 5th annual Eat, Shop & Om on October 27th. Until then, he’ll be around CT at these upcoming events: www.saravidetto.com/author-visits. More visits currently being scheduled as… Continue reading Turtle Loves Yoga!