There has never been a figure in children's literature quite like R.L. Stine.
In his early career, he wrote humor and joke books for children under the pen name Jovial Bob Stine. In 1986 he wrote his first horror novel, Blind Date, which quickly climbed the bestseller list, soon followed by a seri ... More >>
John Hendrix makes a living creating illustrations and covers for periodicals such as the New York Times and Rolling Stone. It's a difficult field to break into, and it's just as difficult to maintain one's standing because you have to keep producing at a steady rate. "Sometimes you get a call at ... More >>
Image viaYou Are My Little Cupcake by Amy SklanskyToday is National Cupcake Day! To celebrate, Pudd'nHead Books (8157 Big Bend Boulevard, Webster Groves; 314-918-1069) will host local author Amy E. Sklansky on Saturday to sell her sixth children's book, You Are My Little Cupcake, and, of cour ... More >>