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Founder of ShopNYC Tours and NYC Kids Tours, Personal Shopping...
Meet The Gay Children's Illustrator Who Is Lena Dunham's Lifelong Muse
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Meet Hilary Knight, The Illustrator Who Brought To Life The World Of Eloise
My Midlife Renaissance From Manhattan Socialite To Vermont Innkeeper
Vermont Innkeeper & NYC Children's Rock Star
I love Park Avenue, yet I wrenched myself away to embrace my family in the mountains. In New York, I collaborated with Broadway producers, East Hampton moguls, and society ladies. In Vermont, I'm like Eloise pattering through the halls of a beautiful historic hotel where I'm happy to reside.
'The Cricket in Times Square': A Manhattan Children's Book Tour
Washington Post contributor, children's book author.
Maybe it's because the authors lived here, but dozens of classic books for kids are set in the center of New York. Crickets in their pages hang out, not in cornfields, but in Midtown. Mice don't run down country lanes: They sail boats in Central Park.
Lorax Leads Way for Product Endorsements by Kid Lit Characters (SLIDESHOW)
Contributing Editor for School Library Journal is also the Dir...
The Lorax has opened the way for a flood of other characters from children's literature to become product spokespeople. Here are a few that may be in the works.
Who's The Coolest Kid In Town?
Sexpert Susie Bright: The Novel I Read a Million Jillion Times
How did reading get to be such a faster-pussycat-hurry-up activity? We listen to favorite songs over and over without apology or distraction. They make us feel good, no explanation necessary. But with books, there's this myth that it takes a "long time".
The Plaza's Finer Points
Freelance Writer, Yoga Teacher, Stylist
'Eloise'-Themed Tricycle Garage Opens At The Plaza
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Rap, Eloise, Seabiscuit And Doughnuts
PHOTOS: Eloise Is Still At The Plaza
Hotels insider, Luxury travel reporter
My work keeps me in hotels more than my own home, so when I first got wind of The Eloise Suite at The Plaza Hotel I simply had to see how the legendary hotel turned a young girl's land of make-believe into reality.
Plaza Hotel Opens "Eloise Suite"
Kay Thompson: The Singer Has Ended But the Great Arrangements Linger On
Writer, Drama Critic
, the recordings of Kay Thompson, former head of MGM's vocal department, is a must-have for anyone interested in first-rate singing, songs and arrangements.
How Stories Save Us
Founder, LitWorld & LitLife; author; literacy and educatio...
Here is the longing inside all of us: that we are fearless enough to embark upon those adventures, but that as we go we are inspired and propelled by a sense of home waiting for us at the other end.
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