Lois Lowry's Blog
I have come from Virginia, where there were daffodils in bloom, back to Massachusetts, where things are still pretty wintery and grim (but the snow--for now---is gone (and Monday I go to Maine, where we are still DEEP in snow). Catching my breath a bit and preparing to face the tax stuff. I'll take it with me to Maine where I have taken a vow of isolation and deprivation until I get it done.
This was just sent to me and made me blink in astonishment:
Yes, it's a bookmark...in Polish, where THE WILLOUGHBYS has recently appeared in translation.
Here is a great bunch of kids in Richmond, who had for some months been working with my book NUMBER THE STARS and had come up with great projects, including some power point presentations that were very impressive:
The Richmond project was run by the Junior League of Richmond and meant a lot to a great many kids---this group is only one of a number of groups I saw during my time there.
At a different school, I saw some fabulous projects created by students (will post a photo of one after I get it downloaded) and was given a framed collage of my ENTIRE LIFE! made by kids.
Thank you, Junior League of Richmond, for all your hard and rewarding work! You will make a difference in some young lives.