Hot Men of Children's Literature: Part 26 In a Series
Today we mark a milestone in our much beloved series. I, your average Manhattan children's librarian, have given to you hot authors, illustrators, publishers, and editors. But the term, "Hot Men of Children's Literature" is a flexible all-encompassing moniker. Why limit ourselves to the real world when the virtual one offers us just as many joes to pick from? I'm talking about kid lit bloggers, of course. Bloggers that will one day be published and become famous authors allowing us the chance to say that we knew them back when.
So here he is. A sweetheart that has taken the blogworld by storm (along with his two lady friends), the one, the only...
Wait... wait no. No no... let's try that again... It's a perfectly nice photo for what it is (everybody say HELLO, LISA YEE!) but our boy deserves better. Lemme see....
Gotta Book. But the ladies who are not Lisa Yee represent the two branches in the triumverate that is Disco Mermaids. And once a year they make Jay dress in drag (hence the previous photo). I'm not entirely certain why. I think it must be a California thing, since that's where they're all from. Or it could be because the SCBWI Conference has a costume contest each year. Something like that.
Anywho, Mr. Asher writes and posts thoughts on the process on his blog regularly. You are encouraged to do the Check It Out thing. A tip of the hat to an all around swell fella.