FALL 2016 Newsletter

Roxie Munro Studio

Wrote a piece KidLit TV 's origins & how it works for Cynthia Leitich Smith's great Cynsations


Doing a program with Sarah Towle of Time Traveler Tours & Tales at SCBWI British Isles Conference November 19 - 21 on Storytelling Across Formats – the Rise of the Hybrid.

A 6-minute YouTube video report by KidLit TV on the 21st Century Children's Nonfiction Conference. Features Lionel Bender (Founder), Steve Sheinken (award-winning YA author), Susannah Richards (uber librarian & reviewer).


Chazda Albright interviewed me on GreatStoryBook re freelancing, process, and working in children's book publishing: http://greatstorybook.com/special-interview-artistauthor-roxie-munro/

Coming up: Spring 2017, appearing at largest state library conference in America: Texas Library Association in San Antonio. Presentations with Julie Gribble (KidLit TV) and Sarah Towle (TTT&T). Visit us at KidLit TV, Booth #2301.

OCG Studios did all the KIWi Storybooks apps, as well as many other children's book apps, including The Artist Mortimer (more than 155,000 downloads), and Roxie's a-MAZE-ing Vacation Adventure, Roxie's Doors, and Roxie's Puzzle Adventure.


Featured app (Fall 2016): "Roxie's DOORS"  Click to see 60-second trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6BPyztKVCaw

My blog focuses mainly on children's books and publishing (copyright issues, the gamification of nonfiction, making apps, informational vs nonfiction children's books, COPPA, conference coverage, and more). 

Click link: https://roxiemunro.wordpress.com/​​​

Free activities for kids

All sorts of fun kids videos - learn how to draw from your favorite illustrators.

Click here: http://kidlit.tv/tag/ready-set-draw/

Download free 5-page Students Activity Guide for Slithery Snakes. Click on link below:


Download FREE Coloring Sheets...

Dinosaurs, Mazes (from EcoMazes: 12 Earth Adventures; Mazeways: A to Z;  and Wild West Trail Ride Maze), and American Deserts.

Click here: http://www.roxiemunro.com/mazes-and-coloring-pages.html 


Download FREE Activity for Market Maze. Click here:



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