Rock ‘n’ Roll is Here to Stay

Garvin's (And They are,2017, etc.) latest novel offers a reflection of one girl's coming-of-age in small-town Texas in the 1960s. Kirkus Review #HA #A #CON #UF #LF Garvin portrays this history with unflinching honesty, never shying away from depicting the overt racial bigotry of the time and place.  Interwoven with Billie Jo's adventures is the… Continue reading Rock ‘n’ Roll is Here to Stay

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The Elephant Who Likes Eggplant

"There's an elephant who likes eggplant. Oh, he loves it so. He plants it and waters it And eats it real slow." @L.T.Garvin Do you like eggplant?  Well, there's an elephant who does.  Read more about this very funny elephant in Animals Galore, forthcoming from Crystal Publishing. Illustrations by Corbin Hillam.

A Purple Cow?!

"What would you do with a Purple Cow?" Would you say, "How do you do?" @L.T. Garvin So, what would you do with that Purple Cow?  L.T. Garvin can answer that question in her latest book of poetry for children, Animals Galore.  Forthcoming from Crystal Publishing. Illustrations by Corbin Hillam.

A Fearsome Fredator Walks This Way

"There is a fearsome, Formidable Fredator. He's on the lamb, And quite the destructor..." "He travels around with nary a care..." @L.T. Garvin Read the comical story of the Fredator and all his antics in Animals Galore, forthcoming from Crystal Publishing. Illustrations by Corbin Hillam

It’s a Super Show…

This super star "struts to and fro on the stage"; he can run and skate and jump on springs. He eats cupcakes  and moos like a cow.  "Quite a creature he is, Not your regular kid--he's a whiz!" --excerpt from Animals Galore, coming soon. @L.T. Garvin

Talent Galore

L.T. Garvin's wide range of talent is about to be available. She has written a short story, "A Night at Bailey's Grocery," printed in The Texas Writers Journal, and Confessions of a 4th Grade Athlete, a humorous children's story about the pressure of sports in a world where football, basketball, baseball, and track reign. Now available… Continue reading Talent Galore

Featured Illustrator and Writer: Corbin Hillam

Attention Denver:  Corbin Hillam is in your area.  The veteran illustrator now has his own series of books.  Eggs with Friends is a touching series that emphasizes the tender relationship a dog has with the people and objects in his life. We want Corbin to do some fancy chalk work for the series, so let's… Continue reading Featured Illustrator and Writer: Corbin Hillam

Do you have a best friend?

This is my boy, Ham.  His real name is Hamlet.  (His parents were fans of a guy named William Shakespeare.)  Everyone calls him Ham for short. It's his nickname.  I love Ham more than anyone  else. I've known Ham as long as I can remember. We met when we were babies. We do everything together.… Continue reading Do you have a best friend?