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Anika Noni Rose Is Wilona Watson

July 29, 2013

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Meet Wilona Watson. She left her native Alabama to raise her family up north, but she's forever loyal to her Southern roots. When her oldest son, Byron, comes down with a nasty case of teen rebellion, she decides a dose of his Grandma Sands' no-nonsense approach is just what he needs...

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Skai Jackson Is Joetta Watson

July 24, 2013

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  Meet Joetta Watson. She's a sweet little thing, but don't be fooled—there's a sharp sense of humor behind that angelic smile. The baby of the family, she's the resident peacekeeper and fiercely protective of her big brothers, Kenny and Byron. Every Sunday like clockwork, you'll find her in church, singing...

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Meet the Watsons

July 23, 2013

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Meet the Watsons. Well-meaning parents Daniel and Wilona. Byron, the rebellious older brother. Kenny, the nerdy younger brother. And Joetta, the angelic little sister. A family road trip to Birmingham in the summer of 1963 will change their lives forever. Come along for the ride. Like the Watsons on Facebook and follow...

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Music for the Trip of a Lifetime

July 08, 2013

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“Well, well, well,” Dad said, leaning down into the car, “I see you three have the ultimate in taste. I see you’ve chosen the top of the line, the cream of the crop, the True-Tone AB-700 model, the Ultra Glide!” We had too, ‘cause right on the front of the record...

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WPP Author Interview: John David Anderson

July 01, 2013

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  John David Anderson is the author of Sidekicked, in stores now!     Tell us a little bit about the book(s) you published with Walden. Sidekicked tells the story of Drew Bean, a superhero sidekick with a lameoid power and a hero/mentor who can't get off his seat long enough to save him because...

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