SPOTLIGHT ON NCTE POETS: J. PATRICK LEWIS, WITH LEE BENNETT HOPKINS
One in a series of profiles of the recipients of the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children, courtesy of No Water River

THE CREATIVE COMPANY PARTNERS WITH eBOOKS MN
Read an interview about our publishing program

WHAT TO DO WITH A BOX FEATURED AT BARNES & NOBLE
Download the activity that accompanied a recent story-time event

SPRING 2016 ADVANCE INFORMATION
Upcoming titles for Spring 2016

TWO CREATIVE TITLES HONORED ON NCTE 2015 NOTABLE POETRY LIST
Harlem Hellfighters and Everything Is a Poem Are Part of the Collection

ENDURING MYSTERIES SERIES ONE OF THE BEST
Booklist Includes Enduring Mysteries on Top 10 Series Nonfiction List

THE NORMAN ROCKWELL MUSEUM HOSTS ART WORKSHOP & BOOK LAUNCH
Book signing and talk for How to Draw with your Funny Bone by Elwood H. Smith

MINNESOTA COMPANIES COMMITTED TO CHILDREN′S READING EDUCATION
Mankato Free Press Profiles The Creative Company

AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES NOTABLES
Harlem Hellfighters named a 2015 Notable Children's Book by the ALSC division

BOOKLIST SELECTS HARLEM HELLFIGHTERS AS EXAMPLE OF MULTICULTURAL NONFICTION
Honored as a Top 10 Multicultural Nonfiction for Youth: 2015 title by Booklist

HARLEM HELLFIGHTERS HONORED AS NOTABLE BOOK FOR A GLOBAL SOCIETY
The International Reading Association announces its 2015 Notable Books for a Global Society winners

HARLEM HELLFIGHTERS A BOOK RIOT FAVORITE
Book Riot blog lists favorite picture book art of 2014

SPRING 2015 ADVANCE INFORMATION
Upcoming Creative Education titles for Spring 2015

SEEING STARS!
Harlem Hellfighters and Mocha Dick: The Legend and Fury receive praise

POIGNANT ILLUSTRATION FROM A GLASS RECEIVES HONOR
Etienne Delessert awarded silver medal by Society of Illustrators

INTERVIEW WITH ART DIRECTOR RITA MARSHALL
Featured in Issue 21 of 3x3 Magazine

THE CREATIVE COMPANY RECEIVES CONSERVATIONIST OF THE YEAR AWARD
North Mankato Company honored for prairie plantings

AN AWARD OF EXCELLENCE FOR AND THE SOLDIERS SANG
BEA announcement for the 2012 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children’s Literature

2012 MARYLAND BLUE CRAB YOUNG READER AWARD WINNER
Dolphins, by Kate Riggs, honored by the Maryland Library Association

INTRODUCING CREATIVE DIGITAL
Welcome to a new option for extraordinary books!

SELF-PORTRAIT WITH SEVEN FINGERS A FINALIST FOR 2011 CYBILS AWARD
J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen’s poetic biography nominated

LINEUP FOR YESTERDAY FEATURED ON MARYLAND MORNING
Illustrator C. F. Payne and collaborator Linell Nash Smith interviewed on WYPR Show

THE BROTHERHOOD OF WAR IN AND THE SOLDIERS SANG
Canada’s National Post interview with J. Patrick Lewis and Gary Kelley

CONGRATULATIONS POET LAUREATE
J. Patrick Lewis Honored as the Nation’s Third Children’s Poet Laureate

ILLUSTRATIONS THAT CREATE DIALOGUE
Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast Interview with Etienne Delessert

2011 SPUR AWARD WINNER, STORYTELLER CATEGORY
A Night on the Range, written by Aaron Frisch

THE 2011 NCTE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN POETRY FOR CHILDREN
J. Patrick Lewis named honored poet

A NEW TREATMENT OF A CENTURY-OLD CHRISTMAS TRUCE
Interview with illustrator Gary Kelley, December 2010

SIMPLE IDEAS FOR CHILDHOOD FUN
Interview with illustrator Chris Sheban, November 2010

CHRONICLE TO DISTRIBUTE THE CREATIVE COMPANY
PW Daily Children's Industry News, November 2010

CELEBRATING A NEW PARTNERSHIP!
The Creative Company joins Chronicle Books

SEVEN IMPOSSIBLE THINGS BEFORE BREAKFAST
Online interview with wordsmith J. Patrick Lewis

DO SCHOOL LIBRARIES NEED BOOKS?
The New York Times, February 2010

INDEPENDENT PUBLISHER BOOK AWARD
The House Wins Gold Award

"NONTRADITIONAL" PICTURE BOOKS DISCUSSED IN BOOK LINKS
Spotlight on The Last Resort

UPCOMING DELESSERT EXHIBITION
Showcasing the artwork of illustrator Etienne Delessert

THE WAR INSIDE BOOKS
Published with permission of Bookbird, Inc.

WHAT DO WE TELL THE CHILDREN?
Published with permission of Bookbird, Inc.

GUY BILLOUT ILLUSTRATES COVER
Illustrator Guy Billout designs January 19, 2009, cover of The New Yorker

INTERVIEW WITH ILLUSTRATOR MARSHALL ARISMAN
The Huffington Post, November 2008

FEATURE ARTICLE ON ROBERTO INNOCENTI
Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature, October 2008

INNOCENTI WINS HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN AWARD
Awarded to Roberto Innocenti, September 2008, Copenhagen

INTERVIEW WITH PUBLISHER TOM PETERSON
"Success for me is not defined as financial gain, but rather did we make the most of this subject, idea...", June 2008

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