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WPP Author Interview: Barry Wolverton

Barry Wolverton is the author of Neversink, published by Walden Pond Press. For a chance to win a signed copy of Neversink, see the instructions at the bottom of this post. Update, we have a winner! Tell us a little bit about the book(s) you published with Walden. Barry Wolverton: Neversink is the epic adventure […]

Look, Up in the Sky!

With the Hallmark Channel premiere of Space Warriors only weeks away, we seem to have developed a collective case of space obsession around Walden Media HQ. We’d venture to say there’s nothing like staring skyward at our vast universe to put one’s own puny existence into perspective. Feeding into our fascination with all things galactic, we’ve […]

MLK’s Letter from Birmingham Jail, 50 Years Later

Production continues on the Walden Family Theater adaptation of The Watsons Go to Birmingham, but today we shift our focus to the real-life city of Birmingham, Alabama where the Birmingham Public Library is sponsoring a global celebration of the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s Letter From Birmingham Jail. Individuals and groups around the […]

Jarrett J. Krosoczka on the Power of Imagination

“I use my imagination for my fulltime job. But well before my imagination was my vocation, my imagination saved my life.”  Jarrett J. Krosoczka   In a moving TED talk at Hampshire College last year, Jarrett J. Krosoczka traces the series of events that led to him becoming an author and illustrator of children’s books. […]