Mom, I’m Moving to PlanetEsme.

February 23, 2010 • No Comments Last week, Algonquin author Esmé Raji Codell was featured on the Chicago television station WCIU,  where she showed off her wonderful Bookroom–PlanetEsme. Her mission? To educate and inspire future generations of book fanatics! Seriously, this…


October 9, 2009

Esme Codell hearts Johnny Appleseed

1 Comment October 9, 2009 • 1 Comment As promised, here’s a piece from Esmé Codell, author of Educating Esmé, praising the power of the picture book biography and giving some great ideas for celebrating one of her favorite American heroes, Johnny Appleseed.…