Back to School!

MagPress   August 30, 2016   No Comments on Back to School!
Shield Up!

  Wow, it’s hard to believe the summer’s almost over! Only one more week of pool time! With many kids going back to school this week and next, we thought we’d round up some books that might be helpful for the back-to-school transition…and beyond. So, pull out your binders, sharpen your pencils, and check out these back-to-school resources! School Made… Read more »

From Sketch to Book: Kim Fleming

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Kim Fleming has always been passionate about creating visual content for children. Her specialty is children’s books, but her illustrations can be found in many different places, from children’s games to greeting cards.  She enjoys working traditionally, and creates her illustrations using watercolor, pencil, and lots of love. Kim illustrated Something Very Sad Happened: A Toddler’s Guide to Understanding Death (August 2016)…. Read more »

From Sketch to Book at Magination Press: Bryan Langdo

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Bryan Langdo is the illustrator of over 30 books for children and the author of two. His picture book Tornado Slim & the Magic Cowboy Hat (Two Lions, 2012) won a 2013 Spur Award for Storytelling from Western Writers of America. I’ve worked with Bryan on 5 books — his funny details and quiet little (inside) jokes get me every… Read more »

Meet Magination Press Author: Brenda S. Miles, PhD

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Brenda S. Miles, PhD, is a pediatric neuropsychologist who has worked in hospital, rehabilitation, and school settings. But also Brenda is an author and coauthor of several Magination Press books for children—her first book with MP being the lovely and mindful Imagine a Rainbow published in 2006. We are thrilled that her stick-to-it-ness for telling stories and creating characters keeps her… Read more »

Meet Magination Press Author: Bonnie Zucker, PsyD

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I first met Dr. Zucker at my son’s school shortly after she had been lying on the library floor slowly inhaling and exhaling with a purple yoga block placed on her upper chest. In her demonstration of calm belly breathing, the block didn’t move one bit! Bonnie delivered an excellent parent-community talk about anxiety and stress and discussed ways to help our kids… Read more »

Magination Press Across the Globe!

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Did you know that Magination Press is international?  We recently did some office re-organizing, and pulled down all the office copies of our translated books. Over 120 of our books have been translated, into more than 20 languages—from Spanish, French, and Italian, to Chinese (simple & complex), Japanese, and Korean, all the way to Danish, Finnish, and even Icelandic! That’s… Read more »

Meet Magination Press Author, Judith Glasser, PhD!

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    Judith M. Glasser, PhD, is a clinical psychologist who has worked with children and their families for over 30 years. She specializes in the assessment and treatment of AD/HD in children. For many years Dr. Glasser has been interested in the different kinds of difficulties children experience when they have AD/HD. Dr. Glasser is the author, with Kathleen… Read more »

Introducing Jasper Simons, APA Executive Publisher

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It didn’t surprise me to learn that APA Executive Publisher Jasper Simons may have been an architect had he not joined the world of scholarly publishing. The mind inside the head of an architect can juggle numbers, lines, and angles, along with creative possibilities. Sounds a little like publishing to me! With that, I am pleased to introduce you to Jasper Simons. Read on… Read more »