Holly Karapetkova earned her BA from Rice University, her MFA from Georgia State University, and her PhD from the University of Cincinnati. Her poems and translations have appeared in national literary journals, including The Crab Orchard Review, The Formalist, and The Marlboro Review. She has presented at conferences held by the International Reading Association and the National Association for the Education of Young Children, among others. Her children's poetry has been described as "refreshing," and "engaging." She teaches at Marymount University in Arlington, VA.
Reviews for I Love Letters!
"From sign language to classroom and individual games, I Love Letters! is full of good ideas which will promote and prompt a love of reading in children."
"I really like how the book breaks down target skills for literacy in early childhood education and then gives activities that teach those skills. A quick and easy reference guide that has great ideas to expand upon!"
"Great ideas for teachers—but also good for parents. I'm always looking for ways to help my daughter's class, and this gave me tons of ideas of items to bring in for her teacher."