Top 5 ‘Expert Opinions’ to Ignore when Creating a Successful Children’s Book
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Top 5 ‘Expert Opinions’ to Ignore when Creating a Successful Children’s Book

Check it out! I wrote a guest blog for Joseph Drumheller’s blog today about some insights in the creation of my zombie children’s book, There’s a Zombie in the Basement. Continue reading

Reviewed on Huffington Post AND on ArtPick!
children's books / reviews

Reviewed on Huffington Post AND on ArtPick!

After a long weekend at Lines and Letters, the Fall Conference for the Rocky Mountain chapter of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, I woke up to a pleasant surprise: There’s a Zombie in the Basement was reviewed by Bill McManus in the Huffington Post! In addition, my book was reviewed by a reviewer on LitPick, … Continue reading

My book is Storytime Pup’s Pick of the Litter!
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My book is Storytime Pup’s Pick of the Litter!

A few days ago, Storytime Pup narrated my children’s book, There’s a Zombie in the Basement. Today, their feature on page 41 in Story Monsters Ink magazine October issue made me their “Pick of the Litter!” I’m honored to be featured in the pages of a magazine featuring the likes of Jamie Lee Curtis and Stephan Pastis with … Continue reading

“Frightfully fun…” as described by Almost Normal!
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“Frightfully fun…” as described by Almost Normal!

Thanks to W.E. Elliott from Almost Normal Comics for the wonderful review of There’s a Zombie in the Basement: There’s a Zombie in the Basement http://stanyan.me/books/theres-a-zombie-in-the-basement/ is a 32-page, 8”x10” full color hardcover book written and illustrated by Stan Yan. Published by Squid Works Kids in conjunction with Mascot Books. Here’s a neat kids book by … Continue reading

My book reviewed at My Novelesque Life!
children's books / reviews

My book reviewed at My Novelesque Life!

I’m happy to get yet another glowing review about There’s a Zombie in the Basement from My Novelesque Life. THERE’S A ZOMBIE IN THE BASEMENT Written and Illustrated by Stan Yan 2016; 32 Pages Mascot Books Genre: children’s, picture book, fantasy (I received an ARC from the AUTHOR in exchange for an honest review.) ★★★★  Milo cannot … Continue reading