Thursday, October 31, 2013


by Gracie

Wednesday, October 30, 2013


by Isaac

Tuesday, October 29, 2013


Kit Fisto
by Elijah

Monday, October 28, 2013


by Lily

Not sure what the story is here, but clearly there is one...

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Fuzzy Pizza Productions

Here are some videos the Z-kids have made over the years on their book review blog Bookie Woogie:

Grace Lin's "Where the Mountain Meets the Moon"

Lloyd Alexander's "The Black Cauldron"

Arnold Lobel's "Frog and Toad"

A behind the scenes look at the making of "Frog and Toad"

Here's Isaac's original free-styling harmonica score for "Frog and Toad":

And here's their newest: a mashup of E.B. White's "Charlotte's Web" and Spider-Man

Saturday, October 26, 2013

Woogie of the Bookie

Here are a few favorite pieces of artwork that the kids have recently shared at their other blog Bookie Woogie:

by Gracie, inspired by "Ollie the Purple Elephant"

by Isaac, inspired by "Blue Chicken"

by Elijah, inspired by "The Prairie Thief"

by Gracie, inspired by "Fashion Kitty"

by Lily, inspired by "The Monstore"

by Isaac, inspired by "Grandpa Green"

by Lily, inspired by "Grandpa Green"

by Gracie, inspired by "Creepy Monsters, Sleepy Monsters"

by Elijah, inspired by "Giant Dance Party"

by Gracie, inspired by "The Watcher"

Stop by Bookie Woogie for lots of book related fun!

Thursday, October 24, 2013

a boy, a bear, a girl

Here are a few random drawings by Lily that I've saved.  They way she draws, it looks like she's creating actual characters with real personalities...


Wednesday, October 23, 2013


These are the type of awesome people Evangeline would draw last year...