childrensillustrations - Leslie Harrington's Latest Blog Articles View Leslie Harrington's Latest Blog Articles http://www.childrensillustrators.com/ CCAD Alumni Blog Profile The Columbus College of Art and Design highlight their alumni to prospective students and others who check out their website. It's not exactly an "event" for this blog category (no awards were given or fancy dress with high heels were worn) but it was eventful for me to give them an interview about my career as an illustrator. :) www.ccad.edu/news/she’s-goofus-and-gallant-and-so-much-more Wed, 27 Dec 2017 00:41:42 +0000 http://www.childrensillustrators.com/illustrator-details/leshar/id=390/blog/post=2780/CCAD-Alumni-Blog-Profile/ http://www.childrensillustrators.com/illustrator-details/leshar/id=390/blog/post=2780/CCAD-Alumni-Blog-Profile/ The Remarkable Ronald Reagan: Cowboy and Commander in Chief by Susan Allen Hardcover   • 2013  •  $16.95 Regnery Publishing, Inc.  • ISBN 978-1-62157-038-7 Ronald Reagan was a natural leader, well-remembered not just for his political leadership, but also for his warmth, kindness, dignity, and optimism. There’s a lot kids can learn from Reagan, about our country and about being good leaders and good people. The Remarkable Ronald Reagan: Cowboy and Commander in Chief is a fun, colorful look at his life, from his humble beginnings as the son of a shoe salesman, to his years as a Hollywood actor, his service in WWII, his life as a rancher, and finally the culmination of his political career in the Oval Office. There’s plenty that even adults can learn as they read along with their kids, including Reagan’s efforts to stand up against racial discrimination, and his powerful faith in God. The Remarkable Ronald Reagan is a treat for the entire family. Early Reviews: Townhall TribLive Washington Examiner Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:20:05 +0100 http://www.childrensillustrators.com/illustrator-details/leshar/id=390/blog/post=1822/The-Remarkable-Ronald-Reagan-Cowboy-and-Commander-in-Chief/ http://www.childrensillustrators.com/illustrator-details/leshar/id=390/blog/post=1822/The-Remarkable-Ronald-Reagan-Cowboy-and-Commander-in-Chief/ Conrad Saves Pinger Park By Carvin Winans Eight-year-old Conrad loves Pinger Park. He knows it’s a special place. It’s where he and his friends play. It’s where colorful fish swim and where pretty flowers grow. It’s where people who live in the city go to enjoy the outdoors. The park is even where Conrad lost his very first tooth. Then, one day the mayor of the city announces plans to have the park replaced with apartment buildings. Conrad knows he has to act fast. But what can he do to save Pinger Park? You can be sure that a creative and resourceful Conrad will find an answer. Also featured in the back of Conrad Saves Pinger Park are Green tips to help youngsters play a role in helping to save the planet. This is the first picture book written by Carvin Winans of the talented Gospel group, The Winans. Conrad Saves Pinger Park is illustrated by artist, Leslie Harrington. Thu, 18 Mar 2010 21:24:23 +0000 http://www.childrensillustrators.com/illustrator-details/leshar/id=390/blog/post=51/Conrad-Saves-Pinger-Park-By-Carvin-Winans/ http://www.childrensillustrators.com/illustrator-details/leshar/id=390/blog/post=51/Conrad-Saves-Pinger-Park-By-Carvin-Winans/