News and Events

News:

I’LL MEET YOU IN YOUR DREAMS is out in the world! Order a signed/personalized copy from Parnassus Books here!

Download a free Mother’s Day ecard with beautiful art by Rafael López: https://www.lbyr.com/titles/jessica-young/ill-meet-you-in-your-dreams/9780316453288/

So excited to be working with Geneviève Godbout and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt on my first interactive board book — BABY’S HERE! Look for it in Spring 2022!

Signed books:

Order signed/personalized copies of all my books at Parnassus Books (they ship!).

Interviews, Etc.:

Illustrations from I’ll Meet You in Your Dreams on Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast blog

Interview about I’ll Meet You in Your Dreams with Julie Danielson for Chapter 16 (Humanities Tennessee)

Interview about I’ll Meet You in Your Dreams with Tammi Sauer on Picture Book Builders

How SCBWI Helps Launch Careers: A Conversation with Four Authors for Parnassus Musings

With a Big Heart and Big Dreams — Chapter 16 interview with author/illustrator Susan Eaddy (on Play This Book and Pet This Book)

Book Time interview about Play This Book and Pet This Book

Interview with James Burks about Haggis and Tank Unleashed

Interview with Charles Santoso on Spy Guy

Spy Guy‘s wonderful illustrator, Charles Santoso, featured on 7 Impossible Things Before Breakfast blog

Interview  with Chapter 16 (Humanities Tennessee) about Finley Flowers

Interview with Julie Danielson on Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast blog about My Blue is Happy

Interview with Elizabeth O. Dulemba about My Blue is Happy

Interview on Celebrating Debutantes 2013 blog

Interview with Chapter 16 (Humanities Tennessee) about My Blue is Happy

Interview with Frog on a Blog about My Blue is Happy

Read some reasons I love picture books.

Events:

2020

February 8: Library Presentations, Johnson County Public Library, White River and Franklin Branches, Greenwood and Franklin, IN

February 24: University School of Nashville Evening Class, Nashville, TN

March 1: A Wish is a Seed book launch party, Parnassus Books, Nashville, TN

March 7: Cheekwood Bracken Foundation Children’s Garden opening story time, Nashville, TN

March 20-21: Southern Kentucky Book Festival, Bowling Green, KY — Cancelled

June: Upper Cumberland Literacy Association Summer Conference, Cookeville, TN — Cancelled

September 1: Fairylight Friends — A Magic Spark book virtual launch party, Parnassus Books 

September 26:— Virtual session, “A Novel Conversation,” Tennessee Association of School Librarians (TASL) Conference

October 3: Virtual session, Southern Festival of Books

October 8: Virtual panel, Kentucky Book Festival