Author of Young Adult Novels and Middle Grade Novels
Author/Illustrator of Children’s Picture Books


Colleen and Baby

colleen @ myartsite.com

 

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Lilla’s SunflowersLilla's Flowers by Colleen Rowan KosinskiPre-order your copy!

BIOGRAPHY

Colleen Rowan Kosinski has always found joy in creating. She received her B.A. from Rutgers University in visual art, and is an alumna of Moore College of Art.

When she discovered children’s book writing she knew she had found her passion. She’s written middle grade novels, young adult novels, and picture books.

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MY BLOG

I’m not much of a blogger, but when I do, you’ll find them here.

Colleen's Blog

Contests

I’m entering a contest for a book cover. Here’s my entry. Click to see the full image    

Inspiration

People often ask me how I come up with my stories. What was my inspiration? So, I looked back on my recent projects and…

The Next Big Thing

I was asked by my talented friend, Lisa Amowitz, to participate in this blog tag event detailing what we are all currently working on.…

Library Lovin’ Challenge

 Dear Friends, This is a library-loving blog challenge! For every commenter on this post between now and April 14th (my birthday!) at 12 pm,…

Happy Book Birthday!!!!

Today is the book birthday for Keri Mikulski’s new book,             Head Games!      Keri and I have been…

Colleen Rowan Kosinski

Lilla's Sunflowers by Colleen Rowan Kosinski

Lilla’s Sunflowers by Colleen Rowan Kosinski Published by Sky Pony Press

Colleen Rowan Kosinski has always found joy in creating. She received her B.A. from Rutgers University in visual art, and is an alumna of Moore College of Art. She rediscovered her passion for writing after many years as a successful, freelance fine artist. When she discovered children’s book writing she knew she had found her passion. She’s written middle grade novels, young adult novels, and picture books. Colleen belongs to the SCBWI critique group and is active in her local chapter. You can contact her at Colleen AT myartsite.com. As a lover of nature and animals, in the spring you can usually find her nursing a sick rabbit or robin back to health. Colleen resides in Cherry Hill, NJ with her husband, three sons, doberman pinscher, rottweiler, and miniature dachshund.

Colleen is represented by Isabel Atherton of Creative Authors Limited.

Pre-order Colleen’s latest Picture Book: Lilla’s Sunflowers

 

Collingswood Book Festival

October 1, 2016

The 14th Annual Collingswood Book Festival Saturday, October 1, 2016 10am  to 4pm. Book lovers of all ages: join us on Saturday, October 1, 2016. Stroll more than six blocks of Haddon Avenue filled with authors/speakers for adults and children, as well as booksellers, storytellers, poetry readings, workshops, exhibitors, kid-friendly activities, and entertainment for all ages. This award-winning festival is the longest-running, largest literary event in the Delaware Valley. Remember, all events are free! http://www.collingswoodbookfestival.com

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Warwick Book Festival

October 8, 2016

Come join me at the 2016 Warwick Children’s Book Festival will be held on Saturday, October 8th from 11am-4pm on Railroad Avenue.  Admission is free and the Festival open to all the young at heart.  Join fellow readers to celebrate children’s literacy, share a love of the written word, discover new books, talk with those who create them, and have your book purchases signed.  Well over 1,000 book lovers from throughout the Hudson Valley attended the 2015 Festival.  The Festival will again bring the community and visitors together in the heart of the Village of Warwick, surrounded by charming shops, galleries, and family-friendly cafes, and close to apple orchards and family farms.  In the event of rain, the Festival will be held at Park Avenue Elementary School — 10 Park Avenue, Warwick. http://www.warwickchildrensbookfestival.org

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