What I love about kids is that, for them, everything is possible.
— Carina Povarchik

Shimmer - Songs of Night

 

This verbal and visual treat portrays the evening as a lively and thought-provoking place of wonder.
— Kirkus Review

Written by the award winning author Raven Howell - Illustrated by Carina Povarchik.
Published by Clear Fork Media Group LLC.
Publication Date: October 17, 2017.

Synopsis

For a child, the time between sundown and sunup can be an enchanting world of mystery and fun, a time when fairies dance, night creatures creak and hum, and stars reign over all. What are a child’s thoughts when he or she hears the evening’s first cricket, has a sleepover with friends, or looks up at the stars and wonders, “What’s up there?”

 

My Bigger than an Elephant Secret

Written by Kelly Johnstone and Illustrated by Carina Povarchik.
Published by Clear Fork Media Group LLC.

Publication Date: April 3, 2018.

Synopsis

Have you ever had a secret so big you think you might burst if you don’t tell someone? But how do you know whether you can trust that someone to keep your secret? There are so many people out there who have clever ways to make you spill the beans - grannies have chocolate and teachers can give you more homework! At the end of the day, you need to think really really carefully about exactly what it will take for you to share your bigger than an elephant secret!

 

Glimmer, Sing of Sun!

Written by the award winning author Raven Howell - Illustrated by Carina Povarchik.
Published by Clear Fork Media Group LLC.
It’s the sister and sequel to Shimmer: Songs of Night.

Publication Date: June 11, 2019.
It is AVAILABLE for PRE ORDER.

Synopsis

Burst to bright adventures where vivid colors sprout, the sun paints the sky, and days are strawberry-scented. Creating a landscape of light, this picture poetry book transforms the ordinary in life to glimmering significance. Written and illustrated by collaborating team Raven Howell and Carina Povarchik, this collection is a joyful and imaginative companion book to Howell and Povarchik’s Shimmer, Songs of Night.

Review
“Glimmer is magical; a spellbinding, sun-blinding, sparkly celebration of the songs the seasons sing. I love it! It’s gorgeous.”

-Liz Brownlee, National Poetry Day Ambassador, author of Apes to Zebras, an A-Z of Shape poems (Bloomsbury), and Be the Change, Poems Exploring Protecting the Planet (Macmillan).