Ron Koertge introduces and shares some of the backstory for creating Lies, Knives, and Girls in Red Dresses and reads “The Little, Small, Wee Bear.” Click here.
Also, hear Ron explain the proper pronunciation of his name. Click here.
In a starred review, Publishers Weekly calls Lies, Knives, and Girls in Red Dresses “a fiendishly clever and darkly funny collection.” Read the review.
Here’s just a hint of what’s to come–one of the twenty-three tales from Lies, Knives, and Girls in Red Dresses. (click image for full size version)
LIES, KNIVES, AND GIRLS IN RED DRESSES. Text copyright © 2012 by Ron Koertge. Illustrations copyright © 2012 by Andrea Dezsö. Reproduced by permission of the publisher, Candlewick Press, Somerville, MA.