Posts by gloriabarone

Gloria Barone Rosanio has a Master’s degree in journalism from Penn State University and worked for many years as a newspaper editor and corporate communications director. She has taught journalism and writing at Emerson College in Boston and at Camden County College in New Jersey. Gloria’s essays have appeared in “Philadelphia Stories” literary magazine,, and she writes a weekly blog for Gloria is an author who loves telling stories and is inspired by the children in her life. She has taught writing and communication to people of all ages.

Dinosaurs in the Kitchen!

Dina the plant-eating Dinosaur loved giving dinner parties, but her friends were all allergic to something or were just picky eaters.  What’s a dinosaur connoisseur to do? Read how Dina solved her dinner dilemma with a new cookbook called Eat to Roar,   featuring Triceratops-approved recipes that all kids and families will want to try. Available at!

Events this week: great time to talk about books

FFFbeachPayton Press is proud to be taking part in several end-of-school-year events to talk about summer reading and what it’s like to be an author and illustrator. On June 3, we’ll be at career night at Memorial Middle School in Medford, NJ. On June 5, we’ll be at career day at Cedar Creek Elementary School in Lanoka Harbor, NJ. On June 7 from noon to 1 p.m., and on June 13 from 11 a.m. to noon, we’ll be reading and enjoying activities with children at the Medford Arts Center, on Main Street in Medford, NJ, in two events sponsored by the Pop Shop, Medford’s newest family restaurant. Hope to see everyone soon!