Cynsations Interview

Cynsations Interview

Traci Sorell is an award-winning children’s-YA author. She is also an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation who covers children’s-YA writing, illustration, publishing and other book news from Indigenous authors and illustrators for Cynsations, Cynthia Leitich...
Peratrovich Park & Commemorative Coin

Peratrovich Park & Commemorative Coin

Anchorage Days 6 – 10:  Tuesday – Saturday 10/1-10/6 It just makes sense to visit the Elizabeth and Roy Peratrovich Sr. park in Anchorage while connecting with Roy Peratrovich Jr.’s daughter betsy Peratrovich, in between appearances for my Alaska Book Week tour....
74 years ago on February 5th

74 years ago on February 5th

74 years ago on February 5, 1945, the Alaska Territorial legislative gallery in Juneau, Alaska, was so crowded the doors were flung open, and people, Native and non-Native alike, lined the hallway outside. Some stood on chairs to see better. Elizabeth Peratrovich sat...