17.7.08

Free Willy?

I have been sadly remiss in posting here lately. Trying to write a new book seems to entail spending a lot of time avoiding my computer. I have read a number of books, though, and one day soon will post a number of reviews of said books.

In the meantime, I've been thinking about the subject of sex education books for children. For a long time I was hesitant about calling my latest picture book Where You Came From because it sounded so much like an earnest little pamphlet with pictures of cute little spermatozas swimming merrily along. Then I started to find that funny enough that I stopped caring.

I was talking about this with a friend and she said she'd gone out and bought a "facts of life" book for her son. Then she told me the title....

No comments: