Tasha’s Craftiest Activity: Touch and Feel Sensory Box!
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Tasha’s Craftiest Activity: Touch and Feel Sensory Box!

In this super fun activity, you will get to completely transform a normal cardboard box into a magical, colorful, exciting creation! You can take inspiration from the illustrations in The Biggest Gift of All and from your surroundings. This activity will take at least a half an hour, so make sure you have enough time…

Tasha’s Sparkliest Activity: Magical Coloring Wand!
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Tasha’s Sparkliest Activity: Magical Coloring Wand!

Tasha, Sam, and their friends had so much fun using their magical wands and their imaginations to make the world around them more colorful. Did you know that you can make your very own magical coloring wand? Just like the characters in The Biggest Gift of All, you can create beautiful drawings, colors, and fun,…

Tasha’s Googliest Activity: Googly-Eye Pet Rocks!
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Tasha’s Googliest Activity: Googly-Eye Pet Rocks!

In The Biggest Gift of All, one of Tasha and Sam’s favorite things to do is make sparkly googly-eyed pet rocks. You can try it too! It’s time to get creative (and maybe a little messy) with paints, glitter, googly eyes, and more! Once you’re done, you’ll have a new friend to play with. Crafting…

Meet Emily Holyoak of Good Morning, Dinah
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Meet Emily Holyoak of Good Morning, Dinah

Meet debut author, Emily Holyoak of YA contemporary novel, Good Morning, Dinah! We’ve got an exclusive interview all about Emily, what it was like writing the book, and fun rapid fire questions! What did you want to be when you were a child? My earliest memories were that I wanted to be a mermaid. Then,…

Debunking Autism Myths
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Debunking Autism Myths

There are countless damaging myths about autism that have penetrated the cultural zeitgeist in recent years. These harmful myths lead to seemingly endless instances of equally harmful autistic “representation” — anyone remember the disaster surrounding Sia’s movie Music?  Luckily, there is hope for the future of autism representation: Emily Holyoak’s Good Morning, Dinah — published by…

Debunking Disability + Romance Myths
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Debunking Disability + Romance Myths

Accurate representation of disabled characters in literature is already quite rare, but even more infrequent are nuanced depictions of disabled characters in romantic relationships. (We’re excluding narratives that end with said characters dying.) However, in L.S. Rydde’s The Pearls of Yesterday, its main character, Abigail, lives with spinal muscular atrophy and a deep desire to…

Using the Includas Superpowerful Journal
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Using the Includas Superpowerful Journal

The Includas Superheroes have been busy making the Includas Coloring Book (read their interview), but they had to create an Includas Superpowerful Journal, too! The Includas Superheroes want to make sure everyone knows how to use and/or create their own  superpowerful journal and spread includas power everywhere. Start with Level 1 Accez: Hello! I can’t wait for everyone to use the…

Includas Superhero Interviews
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Includas Superhero Interviews

We are so thrilled to interview the Includas Superheroes about how they put together the Includas Coloring Book! They are always fighting the Exclusion Monsters, and we appreciate them taking the time to tell us about their journey. Incluz Superpower: making anything bigger Power-up by: using a cochlear implant or sign languageMotto: Your inner strength is…